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Training To Go Pro - What Does It Take?

June 29, 2020

Are you thinking about becoming an esports pro? It's more than just playing a few matches a day - it requires some pretty serious hours of training if you want to make it to the top.

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Gogebic Catches the Esports Bug

February 10, 2018

Esports programs are becoming common among schools, but how about dedicating an arena? Gogebic's got it thanks to IT instructor Jim Halverson, the driving force of Gogebic Community College's collegiate gaming scene.

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Menlo College: Silicon Valley's New Hub for Collegiate Esports

February 8, 2018

Menlo College should be on your radar. You may not have heard about this small, baccalaureate college before, but their new esports program and scholarships are sure to make waves starting in Fall 2018.

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Industry Insiders: Jose Espin is a True Chicago Esports Story

January 27, 2018

Esports are growing on the strength of people, and Jose Espin, the coordinator of Robert Morris University's (IL) esports program, is one of those people - a true, blue, esports dream story for a local kid from Westchester, IL.

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END GAME event dates and registration links

January 22, 2018

CSL is excited to partner with Bud Light to bring exclusive END GAME fighting game events to Canada! If you're a Smash 4 player, this circuit is perfect for you with an $8,000 prize pool up for grabs. Here's a list of dates and places the CSL crew will be touring.

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Bud Light and Collegiate StarLeague Bring Esports Events to Canadian Campuses

January 19, 2018

Students to compete on an eight city campus tour for $8,000 in prizes. Read on for more about locations and prizing for this exciting circuit!

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HistoryTeacher and CentralTimeNA join Harrisburg University esports program

January 18, 2018

Harrisburg University has made more definitive moves for their esports program by recruiting Chad "HistoryTeacher" Smeltz as program director and Jeff "CentralTimeNA" Wang as the team’s head coach.

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University of Providence Adds Scholarship Esports Program for 2018-2019 School Year

January 17, 2018

University of Providence is the latest campus to add their name to the list of varsity esports programs in North America. Read on for more information on this new program.

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Collegiate Capstone: Varsity, Scholarships, and Drafts

January 8, 2018

In 2017, collegiate esports varsity programs exploded, but how much progress have we really made toward a stable collegiate esports ecosystem?

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With esports at Liberty for all

December 22, 2017

With the growth of collegiate esports, it's no surprise to see universities officiate their gaming culture on campus. Our writer Zach McGinnis spoke with President of Esports Jaden Shaw at Liberty University about the rise and journey of the program.

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Esports Meets Bureaucracy: An Update on Changing Hearts

December 7, 2017

It seems as if this year has been a launching pad for progress in the space, both in eyes of university administrations and students alike. Take Penn State, where all signs point to a revision of stance on esports.

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Harrisburg University and the Whitaker Center to turn college esports into a spectator experience

December 6, 2017

Harrisburg University doubled down on collegiate esports by forging a partnership with the Whitaker Center to create a true spectator experience for fans to experience in person.

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All-Star Game Fall 2017

December 1, 2017

This is ten percent luck Twenty percent skill Fifteen percent concentrated power of will Five percent pleasure Fifty percent pain And a hundred percent reason to remember the name