Southern Arkansas University is hosting a Game Development Summer Camp July 16-19, which will allow participants to learn about game development and design with hands-on activities in programming, design, and art in an overnight camp setting.
All applications must be submitted online by July 2. It is open to students in grades 10-12, and there is a fee of $325 per participant.
Applicants can pay online using the registration form or by check. Register online at https://web.saumag.edu/game-camp/registration/ .
Curriculum will include an introduction to basic coding, game tools and mechanics; awards in design and programming, and after-hours activities including video game tournaments, virtual reality and board games.
Participants are asked to bring a pillow, sheets and blankets, towels, soap and other toiletries, an alarm clock, money for sodas and video games, and a notebook and pen.
Checks may be payable to SAU with a memo line Game Development Camp to SAU, ATTN: Rhaelene Lowther, 100 E. University, MSC 9378, Magnolia, AR 71923.