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September 2019

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Labor Day

Labor Day

Monday, September 2, 2019 (All day)

No Classes – Labs Closed

DigiPen Institute of Technology
9931 Willows Rd
Redmond, WA 98052

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Monday, September 2, 2019 (All day)
 
Fall Semester 2019 Begins

Fall Semester 2019 Begins

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 (All day)

DigiPen Institute of Technology
9931 Willows Rd
Redmond, WA 98052

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019 (All day)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Last Day to Add Courses

Last Day to Add Courses

Monday, September 9, 2019 (All day)

This is the last day to add courses for the Fall Semester (2019).

DigiPen Institute of Technology
9931 Willows Rd
Redmond, WA 98052

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Monday, September 9, 2019 (All day)
 
 
Microsoft Mixer

Microsoft Mixer

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 3:30pm

As the standard Company Day has been postponed, we will be hosting a Microsoft Mixer in the Rec Room for students to mingle and chat with DigiPen alumni who currently work at Microsoft! Alumni will be from 343 industries, Turn 10, Minecraft, and game publishing Xbox Platform team responsible for making current and future Xbox consoles and developer tools Azure (cloud computing) Cognition and Mixed Reality.

Microsoft is a multinational software and hardware developer based in Redmond, WA. In addition to developing and publishing games through their many subsidiaries, they also cater directly to millions of gamers through the Xbox platform.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 3:30pm
 
Career Services Workshop: Resume and Cover Letter Prep

Career Services Workshop: Resume and Cover Letter Prep

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join us in Michelangelo to learn helpful hints on how to attract an employer’s attention with a resume and cover letter, along with tips on common errors to avoid. This is a great workshop to participate in if you are just starting to work on either document or have any questions!

RSVP in the Job Portal

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
 
Sucker Punch Company Day

Sucker Punch Company Day

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come to Plato at 1:30 p.m. to learn about career opportunities at Sucker Punch. DigiPen Company Days are a great way to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers and hear about what it’s like to work at their company. You’ll find out what to expect from the hiring process and — in some cases — have the opportunity to schedule an on-campus interview!

Sucker Punch is a first-party video game developer best known for their work on the action-adventure series Infamous for the PlayStation platform. Sucker Punch is a subsidiary of Sony Interactive Entertainment and is based in Bellevue, WA.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 1:30pm
 
 
Last Day to Drop Courses for 100% Refund

Last Day to Drop Courses for 100% Refund

Monday, September 9, 2019 (All day)

This is the last day to drop Fall Semester (2019) courses for a 100% refund.

DigiPen Institute of Technology
9931 Willows Rd
Redmond, WA 98052

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Monday, September 9, 2019 (All day)
 
 
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Final Day to Drop Courses Without Academic Penalty

Final Day to Drop Courses Without Academic Penalty

Monday, September 16, 2019 (All day)

DigiPen Institute of Technology
9931 Willows Rd
Redmond, WA 98052

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Monday, September 16, 2019 (All day)
 
Blizzard Artist Talk

Blizzard Artist Talk

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 4:00pm

Join us in Michelangelo for a virtual talk with Blizzard artists about what Blizzard work life and culture is like and how their student art competition works, followed by a Q&A.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 4:00pm
 
Bungie Company Day

Bungie Company Day

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come to Plato at 1:30 p.m. to learn about career opportunities at Bungie. DigiPen Company Days are a great way to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers and hear about what it’s like to work at their company. You’ll find out what to expect from the hiring process and — in some cases — have the opportunity to schedule an on-campus interview!

Bungie is a world-renowned video game development studio based in Bellevue, WA, well known for their ongoing work on the Destiny game franchise, as well as the creation of the Halo series.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 1:30pm
 
Puzzle Time with RAs Chase and Michael

Puzzle Time with RAs Chase and Michael

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Enjoy puzzles and snacks with RA Chase and RA Michael!

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:00pm
 
Protect Your Game: Intellectual Property for Pros (Eastside Game Developers)

Protect Your Game: Intellectual Property for Pros (Eastside Game Developers)

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

On Wednesday, Sept. 18th from 6-7:30pm in Van Gogh (1st floor), DigiPen is hosting the “Redmond/Eastside Game Developers” Meetup group for a talk about how to “Protect Your Game: Intellectual Property for Pros – a talk by attorney Benjamin Permack”. If you are interested in attending, please click here to register. The event is free to attend but space is limited to the first 40 participants and will be held in Van Gogh.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:00pm
 
Career Services Workshop: Internships 101

Career Services Workshop: Internships 101

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Have you ever considered substituting a class for an internship? Do you know the benefits of taking an internship while in college? Join Career Services in Michelangelo in our “Jump Start Your Career Journey” month with the truth behind internships at DigiPen!

RSVP in the Job Portal

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 1:00pm
 
DreamWorks Company Day

DreamWorks Company Day

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come to Plato at 1:30 p.m. to learn about career opportunities at DreamWorks. DigiPen Company Days are a great way to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers and hear about what it’s like to work at their company. You’ll find out what to expect from the hiring process and — in some cases — have the opportunity to schedule an on-campus interview!

DreamWorks is a multinational animation studio based in Glendale, CA. It has produced some of the animation industry’s biggest films, including the Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, and How to Train Your Dragon franchises.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 1:30pm
 
 
Company Day: 343 Industries

Company Day: 343 Industries

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come to Plato at 1:30 p.m. to learn about career opportunities at 343 Industries. DigiPen Company Days are a great way to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers and hear about what it’s like to work at their company. You’ll find out what to expect from the hiring process and — in some cases — have the opportunity to schedule an on-campus interview!

343 Industries is a game developer and subsidiary of Xbox Game Studios. The Redmond-based studio is best known for its recent work on the Halo series.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:30pm
 
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Club Fair

Club Fair

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Throughout the year, dozens of student-run groups meet regularly on campus to engage in gaming, the arts and sciences, cultural pursuits, and more. These clubs and organizations are eager to welcome new members, so to get an idea of what’s available to you, come down to the Club Fair in the first floor hallway from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., September 23.

Contact Sydney Self with any questions about the Club Fair or starting or renewing your own club.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
 
 
Activision/Treyarch Company Day

Activision/Treyarch Company Day

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come to Plato at 1:30 p.m. to learn about career opportunities at Treyarch. DigiPen Company Days are a great way to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers and hear about what it’s like to work at their company. You’ll find out what to expect from the hiring process and — in some cases — have the opportunity to schedule an on-campus interview!

Treyarch is an Activision-owned video game developer based in Santa Monica, CA. The studio has been producing games for over 20 years, most recently in the first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops franchise.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 1:30pm
 
Career Services Workshop: Job Search Strategies

Career Services Workshop: Job Search Strategies

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Searching for an internship or a job is like a job in itself. Career Services is happy to share helpful tips on creating a job search action plan, tools for job search, and more during our “Jump Start Your Career Journey” month. Join us in Michelangelo at 1:00 p.m.!

RSVP in the Job Portal

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 1:00pm
 
Echodyne Company Day

Echodyne Company Day

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 1:30pm

Come to Plato at 1:30 p.m. to learn about career opportunities at Echodyne. DigiPen Company Days are a great way to meet with representatives from some of the industry’s top employers and hear about what it’s like to work at their company. You’ll find out what to expect from the hiring process and — in some cases — have the opportunity to schedule an on-campus interview!

Echodyne is a radar technology company based in Kirkland, WA. Their compact radar systems have applications including facility security and drone detection, and were recently deployed at Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the DSS Office in advance at dss[at]digipen[dot]edu.

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 1:30pm
 
 
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