On Saturday, October 13th, AlphaLab hosted the first Game Jam of the 2018-2019 school year! Game Jams hosted by AlphaLab are intended to give participants the opportunity of understanding team dynamics, as well as learning how to fit multiple roles in the game development process. Each of the 60 participants
IAM is featured as a top college for Game Design! “Have you ever found a treasure chest in a Legend of Zelda dungeon and pulled out one awesome prize after another? Finding the Columbia College game-related majors kind of feels like that.” Check out the rest of the article here(and the awesome photo
Nerds of a Feather Code Together Join the programming club </hackerjacks>! We are a student run club that explores fun programming topics and how to apply them in your life! We also have several guest speakers coming: October 26th Jeremy Kahn – He is a Columbia College Alum that is working at
IAM Faculty Open-Sources Game Design Anfloga is a month-long project focused on storytelling, exploration, and advanced 2D graphics. The game was developed as an open-source starter project for the (free) FlatRedBall game engine, and IAM faculty member David Antognoli was part of the dev team! Source code available on Github.
An open-house style setting for interactive media professionals to connect with graduating IAM students. May 10th, 2018, 4-8pm, 916 S. Wabash, 1st floor Presented by the Interactive Arts and Media Department and the Career Center at Columbia College Chicago. If you have any questions about this annual event, please contact
IAM faculty member K-J Mathieson speaking at Animation Block Party 2017 Animation Block Party is the largest animation festival on the East Coast, dedicated to exhibiting the world’s best independent, professional and student animation. What: Panel Discussion at Animation Block Party 2017 When: Sunday July 30, 10.30am Where: Brooklyn Downtown