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MAGD major with an extra $20 a month

September 24, 2019

As an MAGD major I realized we are getting the short straw in terms of treatment here at UW-Whitewater. I have taken multiple courses in the MAGD department such as; MAGD 210, MAGD 220, and MAGD 271, all of these courses have one thing in common. They all use a specific program or programs to work on...

MAGD department to host annual expo

MAGD department to host annual expo

Sutton Rettig, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2018

On Wednesday, May 9, from 4-8 p.m., UW-Whitewater will host its annual Media Arts and Game Development Expo stationed in the Hamilton Room. Casual gamers, A-V enthusiasts and hardcore 8-Bit fanatics alike will occupy the event to observe the new installments and innovations being carried out by their peer...

Global Game Jam at Whitewater 2017

Story by Brad Allen

January 25, 2017

The annual event, Global Game Jam, occurred on Friday, January 20th at UW-Whitewater. This is the video compliment to the Business & Technology article, "Gaming Event Puts Students to the Test."

International Games Day in Andersen

November 18, 2015

By Charles Trafelet Nov. 18, 2015 The Andersen Library is gearing up to deliver a video game-themed event to campus aimed to help students relax before the end of the semester’s workload picks up. Nov. 21 is International Games Day, on that day, the Andersen Library is hosting tournaments as...

Get to know MAGD professor, photojournalist Kannan Amr

April 18, 2012

One of UW-Whitewater’s newest professors, Kannan Aranappakkam Mudumbai Rajagopalan (shortened to Amr), brings to the classroom the experience he gained while working for many years in the field of photojournalism. Originally from Chennai, India, Amr has been living in the U.S. since 1997. Before ...

MAGD expo combines ‘art, communication and computer science’

April 11, 2012

FARTs. Foursquare. Video games. Media Arts and Game Development lecturer Spencer Striker said this year’s installment of the MAGD expo will be one to remember. “I think this year’s event is going to be the biggest and best one yet, and people who attend will get to see some really cool stuff...

Get to know the new media arts and game development professor

October 27, 2011

Assistant Professor James Terkeurst has worked all over the world in places like Dubai, Scottland, Japan and North Yorkshire. He just arrived in Whitewater to teach in the new Media Arts and Game Design major. 1. Why did you come to Whitewater? There’s a few reasons. One is my family is nearby...

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