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Roger Altizer on Cool Science Radio

Professor Roger Altizer discusses the Entertainment Arts and Engineering program with John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek this morning on Cool Science Radio.


Slug Magazine: THERAPEUTIC GAMES AND APPS LAB: CRAFT LAKE CITY DIY ENGINEERS

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Utahns making app to help kids with cancer log their symptoms

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The Gapp Lab is developing a video game to ease depression in older adults

The University of Utah’s Gapp Lab has been featured in an article by The Salt Lake Tribune. The article discusses the Therapeutic Games and Apps lab’s work in therapeutic games and the landmark decision by the FDA for “allowing a video game to be marketed as a treatment for the first time.”


Professor Jose Zagal Named HEVGA Fellow

On July 16, 2020, the Higher Education Video Game Alliance (HEVGA) inducted Entertainment Arts and Engineering professor José Zagal into the ranks of the prestigious HEVGA Fellows. Zagal joins a list of distinguished fellows that includes EAE Associate Professor Roger Altizer and EAE Director Michael Young. Established in 2017, HEVGA’s Fellows Program recognizes senior scholars […]


To the EAE Community on the Killings of Black People

To the EAE Community. Racism is a powerful expression of hate and bigotry. The recent killing of George Floyd — and before him, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and many other black and brown people — have prompted people across the country and around the world to stand this week in sorrow and anger against institutional […]


EAE Launch Party ’20

Join us for the EAE Launch Party! Join the EAE program on April 22, for a special presentation on Twitch. EAE and the graduating class of 2020 will present over 45 student produced games, showing trailers, live gameplay and interviews with the student teams. The event will be entirely produced with faculty and students safely […]


Natural History Museum of Utah: Research Quest Live Is Hosting Free Daily Classes For Kids

Research Quest Live Is Hosting Free Daily Classes For Kids featuring Roger Altizer, Co-Founder, Engineering Arts and Entertainment program.


Get your EAE Themed Animal Crossing Designs here!

Now there’s no reason not to show school pride while you #staySafeStayHome. EAE staff member, Doug Hawthorne, has put together a series of EAE and Utah branded outfits and designs for Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH).


EAE’s Response to COVID-19

Last updated Monday, August 3, 2020, 9:54 PM MDT From EAE Director Michael Young, Ph.D. The Coronavirus has prompted a number of changes in our individual and group lives, and I wanted to provide a brief update on how EAE is adapting in order to do the very best job around our mission across education, […]