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Game developed to help school counselors assess suicide risk

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — For school counselors, the first time helping a suicidal student can be an emotional trial by fire. To better prepare counselors for this type of charged situation, a Purdue University professor has developed a computer simulation for virtual training. Carrie Wachter Morris is an assistant professor of counseling and development in […]

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Registration open for 2010 Global Game Jam at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Registration is open for the Global Game Jam, which will be hosted at the Purdue Center for Serious Games on Jan. 29-31, 2010. The Global Game Jam is a weekend during which those interested in making video games come together, form teams and develop a video game. Participation is free and […]

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Purdue Center dedicated to learning in virtual environments set to open

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Center for Serious Games and Learning in Virtual Environments will open with a reception from 3-5 p.m. Feb. 12 at Beering Hall, Room 3288. The center, housed in Beering, Room 3288, seeks to encourage collaboration and establish a foundation for research at Purdue on serious games and virtual environments […]

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