Virtual Workshops for high school students

Online workshops take you further

The School of Informatics and Computing’s free virtual workshops, starting in Fall 2020, give you an edge on success. Take a break from your routine with these fun, hands-on sessions and get a taste of the actual projects our students do at SoIC.

You’ll learn to solve real-world problems in artificial intelligence, biomedical informatics, professional-quality livestreaming, and more.

Each online workshop is limited to 20-25 people, with priority given to high school juniors and seniors. Register now to receive your Zoom invite.


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MAS2: Unreal Spring with Epic Unreal® Engine 4

Instructor: Mathew Powers
March 23 and March 25, 2021
5-7 p.m. EST

Max: 20
Tech: Webcam, Microphone, Internet connection access to Zoom Video conferencing, computer to run Unreal or watch others run Unreal

Need an escape from reality right now? Unreal® game engine may be the answer.

Are you enthralled by PlayStation 4 or Xbox One games? Do you have an idea for a gaming world that you want to bring to life? Take advantage of this unique opportunity to become a beginning video game developer! With Epic Unreal Engine 4—used to create “Batman: Arkham Asylum,” “Gears of War,” and the “Final Fantasy 7” remake—you’ll develop a basic world or landscape in this hands-on introduction to the world’s leading game engine.​