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VIDEO: Becker College Ranks Top 10

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 03.14.11 in News, Video

Worcester schools ranked among best in video game design – Watch more Videos at Vodpod.

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PAX East Press

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 03.12.11 in News

Game fans have pounced on PAX East in Boston this weekend, reportedly now bigger than the original PAX in Seattle. Game fans who write–for websites, blogs, mags, news and TV are also there, and here is a taste of what they’re saying. PAX East Career Fair for Gamers, by CM Boots-Faubert GamingUpdate.com “I don’t know [...]

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Games, internships and press coverage–oh my!

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 03.10.11 in News, Uncategorized

Hello, MASS Impact devotees, we’ve included below a number of news flashes and links to recent press coverage of Becker College videogame program activities. Some Becker videogame students have started their own businesses. Cody Olivier and the Niemi brothers, Andrew and Jonathan, have already created games and taken them to market. Cody recreated the classic board [...]

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Click Here for Becker Videogame Programs

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 03.05.11 in News

Game development at Becker College has a new home online. Check out student work, success stories, news and more.

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Boston Globe provides forum for debate over videogame tax credits

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 02.11.11 in News

The public can come down on either side of the debate over videogame tax credits, by voting in a poll on Boston.com’s blog, The Angle.

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Video Game Design at Becker–the video

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 01.04.11 in Uncategorized, Video

“Being number one in New England for video game design is a pretty big deal,” says Becker College’s president, Robert E. Johnson, Ph.D.

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December 21 – Proposed Policy Plan Unveiled

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 12.13.10 in News, Uncategorized

Since October, a core working group made up of members of industry, academia and government, has developed a working draft of an innovative first-in-the-nation, comprehensive state-wide policy plan in support of the video game design and development industry in Massachusetts.

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President Johnson and Michael Cavaretta open MASS Impact forum

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 12.13.10 in Video

View opening remarks at Becker’s leadership forum on video games, economic development and job creation. The next steps will be unveiled at MASS Impact 2.0 on December 21.

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MASS Impact – October 19 Closing Remarks

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 12.13.10 in Uncategorized, Video

View the conclusion of Becker’s leadership forum on video games, economic development and job creation. The next steps will be unveiled at MASS Impact 2.0 on December 21.

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Media Hits

Posted by Sandy Lashin-Curewitz on 10.30.10 in News

Media coverage of the Becker College MASS Impact leadership forum.

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