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Posted: Jun.26.2015
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The Computational Media Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz is seeking a Program Director for the Games and Playable Media masters degree program, with an ideal start date of August/September 2015.

This is an academic position, and involves a combination of administration and curriculum planning, as well as direct teaching and mentorship of students in the program.

Posted: Jun.24.2015
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Today, at Foundation of Digital Games conference, we're introducing two new tools for finding games. They include never-before-seen capabilities, such as allowing people to describe a hypothetical game (or, more prosaically, a game they can't remember the name of) and get back a list of closely related games.

http://news.ucsc.edu/2015/06/game-finder.html

Posted: Jun.18.2015
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Congratulations to all of our students for making fantastic games this year! Here are the results for the 2015 Sammy Awards.

Posted: Mar.31.2015
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A huge congratulations to UC Santa Cruz for ranking 8th on the Princeton Review's list of the "Top 25 Graduate Schools to Study Game Design for 2015."!

Posted: Feb.26.2015
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In its current state, the game industry has slowly become more diverse; yet, we are not at a point where we work in a diverse environment. Read more about Brenda Romero and Robin Hunicke's outlook on the game industry now and what we can do to help fix it.

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