Calendar

 

January – October 2012

Jan
25
Wed
RIT Men’s Hockey vs. Niagara at Ritter Arena @ Ritter Arena
Jan 25 @ 7:05 pm – 10:00 pm

Come cheer on the RIT Men’s Hockey Team.

Mar
1
Thu
RIT Men’s Hockey vs. Canisus at Ritter Arena @ Ritter Arena
Mar 1 @ 7:05 pm – 10:00 pm

Come cheer on the RIT Men’s Hockey Team.

Sep
3
Mon
Marshall Miller & Dorian Solot: The Female Orgasm @ Ingle Auditorium
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

A funny, educational program about women’s sexuality and pleasure. Are you coming?

Sep
7
Fri
IEEE International Games Innovation Conference
Sep 7 – Sep 9 all-day

This year’s conference will be held on the campus of The Strong in Rochester, New York. It is co-hosted by Rochester Institute of Technology’s School of Interactive Games and Media and the International Center for the History of Electronic Games (ICHEG) at The Strong. Find a JPP rep at the conference and have them scan your PlayPass for the Meet the Elite achievement!

Conference Website

Last Day for Early Bird Achievement!
Sep 7 all-day

The Early Bird achievement will be retired tonight, and everyone who’s joined Just Press Play will receive it the next day.

Sep
14
Fri
IGM Fall Fiesta @ IGM Office, 70-2145
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Mix and mingle with fellow students, faculty and staff.  Refreshments will be provided (by our faculty and staff) and you will have the opportunity to win several raffle prizes, including some IGM swag and a chance to win lunch w/ Professor Phelps, lunch and an hour of career advice from Professor Schwartz or coffee with a professor of your choosing .

Sep
28
Fri
Reception for Spring 2012 Dean’s List Students
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

If you made the dean’s list in the spring of 2012, you’ll be invited to this reception. Have a JPP rep scan your PlayPass for the Andy’s List achievement. (Have a conflict with the reception? Talk to Jenn Hinton to claim your achievement!)

Sep
30
Sun
GSD I Midterm Study Session
Sep 30 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

If 90% of our freshmen pass GSD I this fall, everyone gets the Undying achievement! And attending this study session also nets you the Study Club achievement. If you’re taking the class, come get help preparing for your exam; if you’ve taken the class, consider volunteering to help tutor.

Oct
5
Fri
Sebastian Deterding: 9.5 Theses on the Power and Efficacy of Gamification @ Golisano Auditorium (70-1400)
Oct 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Are points and badges mere indulgences for the faithful looking for redemption in loyalty programs? In nine (and a half) theses, this talk will walk you through the history, definition, and issues of “gamification,” and point out what is worth salvaging for designers and researchers.

Oct
6
Sat
RIT Men’s Hockey vs. Ottawa at Ritter Arena @ Ritter Arena
Oct 6 @ 7:05 pm – 10:00 pm

Come cheer on the RIT Men’s Hockey Team. Look for the Just Press Play jersey and get your play pass scanned.