Category: Esports

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University of Cincinnati Esports highlights eventful first year

In August 2022, UC opened the esports lab in the 1819 Innovation Hub, providing a home base for the UC Esports Club and a tournament venue.

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Early IT campers explore game development, cybersecurity and more

Nearly 40 students from the Cincinnati region attended a free two-week camp hosted by the School of Information Technology, learning about numerous IT career opportunities.

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UC students develop esports cheating detection software

Combining their love of gaming with expertise in cybersecurity and information technology, a group of University of Cincinnati students developed an innovative software solution.

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Regional esports tournament draws nearly 100 high school gamers

The buzz of excitement was evident as students gathered from nine participating high schools across the region for the Southwest Ohio Esports Regional Tournament.

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UC Esports Lab, Broadcasting Studio signals to wider audience

The UC Esports Innovation Lab has unveiled its latest innovation: a fully equipped studio for broadcasting, podcasting and live streaming.

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P&G alum revs up gaming scene in UC Esports Lab

Former P&G technical director Brad Walsh is excited to be at the forefront of esports at UC, where 55% of students identify as gamers. 

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UC gamer powers up for the future

University of Cincinnati student Fiona Harrell-Duchaine, a fourth-year digital media collaborative major, aspires to a career in esports marketing or production.

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The rise of esports

Why UC esports Innovation Lab exists

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It’s game on for esports in Cincinnati

When the University of Cincinnati’s Esports Innovation Lab opens Aug. 18, it will be more than just a space for competitive online gaming.

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