Northeastern University to Host Role-playing and Simulation in Education Conference!

mural of a woman with braided hair holding a paintbrush

El Mac’s mural Ars et Scientia (2015) at Northeastern University.

The Living Games Conference is partnering with the Department of Art + Design at Northeastern University to host our edu-larp mini conference! The second Role-playing and Simulation in Education conference will take place directly before Living Games in affiliation with Northeastern’s Game Design Program.

What: Role-playing and Simulation in Education mini-conference

When: May 17, 2018 from 9am-3pm

Where: Northeastern University, Boston, MA

We are intending for this conference to be free, but are still working out the details. Lunch would not be included, but available on site for purchase. Please stay tuned for more information as we finalize our plans.

Note that the deadline for academic submissions is December 15, 2017. Please submit your 350-500 word abstracts using our Call for Programming submission form.

You can learn more about this conference by reading the Call for Presentations here.

We welcome anyone interested in role-playing for educational purposes to this conference, including designers, simulators, players, scholars, students, and other larp-curious individuals.

We look forward to seeing you at the conference!

Posted December 05, 2017 in: news by lgadmin