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iSee, An App Designed to Revolutionize Campus Counseling Centers

iSee, An App Designed to Revolutionize Campus Counseling Centers

Researchers at Michigan State University (MSU) are hoping to help on-campus counseling centers with their new smartphone app called iSee. Statistics show that a little less than half of the students on campus report feelings of depressing but only one third of those students actively seek treatment. For those who do seek counseling, scheduling anRead more about iSee, An App Designed to Revolutionize Campus Counseling Centers[…]

Unity Offers Gaming Software Licenses to Universities for Free

Unity Offers Gaming Software Licenses to Universities for Free

How does working with real gaming engines in the classroom sound? Like every programmer’s dream, right? The gaming giant Unity Technologies is offering their software to selective colleges/universities around the U.S. for free. Students are able to work on the platform to create many great projects that include virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR).Read more about Unity Offers Gaming Software Licenses to Universities for Free[…]

User Shadowing to Improve Student Quality of Life

User Shadowing to Improve Student Quality of Life

UX (user experience) teams are very important to the app development process because it gives developers perspective on how a user will use their product. This feedback guides developers to make an app that meets user expectations and even adds features the user might find useful but wasn’t looking for in the first place. ToRead more about User Shadowing to Improve Student Quality of Life[…]