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November 2020

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DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Master's Degree Programs

DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Master's Degree Programs

Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 4:00pm

Join us online for the DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series! Sunday, November 1 at 4:00 p.m. PST, we’ll have faculty members and students live on stream to share their insights and take your questions about our MFA in Digital Arts and MS in Computer Science degree programs.

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Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 4:00pm
 
DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: BFA in Digital Art and Animation

DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: BFA in Digital Art and Animation

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

Join us online for the DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series! Monday, November 2 at 4:00 p.m. PST, we’ll have faculty members and students live on stream to share their insights and take your questions about the BFA program.

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Monday, November 2, 2020 - 4:00pm
 
DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Music and Audio Programs

DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Music and Audio Programs

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 4:00pm

Join us online for the DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series! Tuesday, November 3 at 4:00 p.m. PST, we’ll have faculty members and students live on stream to share their insights and take your questions about our music and audio degree programs.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 4:00pm
 
Sucker Punch Productions Company Day

Sucker Punch Productions Company Day

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Company Day gives DigiPen students the chance to meet with representatives from Sucker Punch Productions in a private, virtual setting. Sucker Punch Productions is a game development company based in Bellevue, Washington.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 1:30pm
 
DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Game Design Programs

DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Game Design Programs

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 4:00pm

Join us online for the DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series! Wednesday, November 4 at 4:00 p.m. PST, we’ll have faculty members and students live on stream to share their insights and take your questions about our game design degree programs.

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Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 4:00pm
 
Wizards of the Coast Company Day

Wizards of the Coast Company Day

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Company Day gives DigiPen students the chance to meet with representatives from Wizards of the Coast in a private, virtual setting. Wizards of the Coast is a tabletop, CCG, and digital games publisher based in Renton, Washington.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 2:30pm
 
DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Computer Science Programs

DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Computer Science Programs

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 4:00pm

Join us online for the DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series! Thursday, November 5 at 4:00 p.m. PST, we’ll have faculty members and students live on stream to share their insights and take your questions about our computer science degree programs.

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Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 4:00pm
 
Valkyrie Entertainment Company Day

Valkyrie Entertainment Company Day

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Company Day gives DigiPen students the chance to meet with representatives from Valkyrie Entertainment in a private, virtual setting. Valkyrie Entertainment is a game developer and service provider based in Seattle.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 1:30pm
 
DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Project-Based Learning

DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series: Project-Based Learning

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 4:00pm

Join us online for the DigiPen Degree Program Deep Dive Series! Friday, November 6 at 4:00 p.m. PST, we’ll discuss our project-based learning approach to have students learn to collaborate in cross-disciplinary teams involving several different majors, which accurately simulates the professional production process found in the real world. We’ll have faculty expand on this educational philosophy and explain why it’s been so successful in preparing our graduates for their future careers.

To wrap up our Deep Dive Series, DigiPen Founder and President Claude Comair will offer a closing talk and take your questions live.

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Friday, November 6, 2020 - 4:00pm
 
 
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Turn 10 Studios Company Day

Turn 10 Studios Company Day

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Company Day gives DigiPen students the chance to meet with representatives from Turn 10 Studios in a private, virtual setting. Turn 10 Studios is a game development company established under Xbox Game Studios. It is based in Redmond, Washington.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 1:30pm
 
 
 
Run Games Company Day

Run Games Company Day

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Company Day gives DigiPen students the chance to meet with representatives from Run Games in a private, virtual setting. Run Games is a full-stack video game developer based in Seattle.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 1:30pm
 
Special Guest Speaker: Eric Greenlief, Visual Effects Society, Bungie

Special Guest Speaker: Eric Greenlief, Visual Effects Society, Bungie

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Headshot of Eric Greenlief.
Eric Greenlief

We are pleased to welcome Eric Greenlief, FX Art Lead at Bungie, for a special online guest talk. Greenlief has 22 years of experience in the industry and sits on the board of the Washington section of the Visual Effects Society. In his time at Bungie, he has had a hand in every major release and expansion of the Destiny franchise, and has also worked at TimeGate Studios and The Collective (later Double Helix Games).

After a short introduction, Greenlief will be giving a talk on his experience as a VFX artist in Destiny and his thoughts on the role of visual effects as a communication tool. His talk will include recent work by him and other artists on the visual effects team in the field of real-time VFX. Following his talk, attendees will be able to use our live chat platform to participate in a Q&A session.

This talk is free and open to the public. We encourage anyone with an interest in the artistry of video games or new developments in visual effects to register now and join us online November 14, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., for a compelling talk by one of our area’s leading voices in visual effects innovation!

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  • Date: Saturday, November 14, 2020
  • Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

DigiPen is committed to providing equal access to its programs and events. To request disability accommodations for an event, contact the event coordinator in advance at outreach@digipen.edu or (425) 629-5001.

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 11:00am
 
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Fall OASOH: Welcome to DigiPen!

Fall OASOH: Welcome to DigiPen!

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

This year, you will have the opportunity to attend the OASOH main event as well as a series of supplemental sessions throughout the week; whether you’re interested in housing, getting to know the area, or a Q&A Panel with DigiPen info wizards, we’ve got you covered!

This session includes:

  • Welcome Talk with DigiPen Founder and President Claude Comair 
  • Presentations by Student Life, Admissions, and Financial Aid 
  • Student Panel 
  • Breakout Sessions with Degree Program Directors
  • Optional Activity: Accepted Students Mixer

OASOH is open to future and prospective students who have applied and been accepted for the upcoming Spring 2021 semester.

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 3:00pm
 
Live Webcast — Game Design, Art, and Music Portfolio Review

Live Webcast — Game Design, Art, and Music Portfolio Review

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 3:00pm

Did you know that several of our degree programs require a portfolio submission when applying? Have no fear! Our staff will dissect the requirements, and let you know exactly what you need to stay ahead of the curve in this upcoming Online Info Session.

During the stream, you’ll be able to use our live chat platform to ask any questions you have about the portfolio submission process, so RSVP for a seat now and join us November 18 at 3:00 p.m. PST!

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 3:00pm
 
Fall OASOH: DigiPen Housing 

Fall OASOH: DigiPen Housing 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

So what exactly does a DigiPen housing unit look like? How are roommates selected? What do the facilities look like? If you have ever had questions like these, look no further! Join us for a session tailored towards answering your questions in real time with our staff and students.

This session includes:

  • Presentation by DigiPen Housing Staff 
  • Student Panel with DigiPen Resident Assistants 
  • Housing Walkthrough Video

OASOH is open to future and prospective students who have applied and been accepted for the upcoming Spring 2021 semester.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 3:00pm
 
Fall OASOH: Get to Know the Seattle Area

Fall OASOH: Get to Know the Seattle Area

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Rejoice, DigiPen is located in a bastion of technological achievement! Within 20 miles of our campus, there are hundreds of companies that cater to software development, game development, interactive media, and more. Join us to learn about the area where you’ll be studying and what it can offer you outside of the classroom!

This session includes:

  • Overview of the Seattle-Redmond Area 
  • Student Panel 
  • Optional Activity: Breakout session for international students

OASOH is open to future and prospective students who have applied and been accepted for the upcoming Spring 2021 semester.

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
 
Ask a DigiPen Dragon Group Chat

Ask a DigiPen Dragon Group Chat

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3:00pm

Our students have searched for schools, gone through the application process, and found themselves a home here at DigiPen. They are excellent sources of the exact kind of experience and information that you may be looking for, so we’ve decided to bring a few of them together for an informal online chat and Q&A catered to your needs.

Whether you have some specific questions of your own or just want to hear about the unique paths that brought them here, Ask a DigiPen Dragon Group Chats can give you an inside look at admissions, academics, everyday life, and more from the perspective of your future peers.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
 
FXVille Company Day

FXVille Company Day

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Company Day gives DigiPen students the chance to meet with representatives from FXVille Inc. in a private, virtual setting. Join us at 1:30 p.m. to get a better idea of what it’s like to work for FXVille Inc.

Based in Seattle, WA, FXVille Inc. is a real-time visual effects studio that contracts with dozens of top-tier AAA video game developers.

This event is open to DigiPen students only.

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 1:30pm
 
Fall OASOH: Administration Q&A Panel

Fall OASOH: Administration Q&A Panel

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

We understand, applying to college is a time of many questions. We have just the solution: a Q&A panel hosted by our Administration team! Come have your admissions, financial aid, and student life questions answered in real time.

This session includes:

  • Administration Panel – Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing, and Student Affairs 

OASOH is open to future and prospective students who have applied and been accepted for the upcoming Spring 2021 semester.

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 3:00pm
 
 
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