Join us in D.C. at the Ed Games Expo!

August 28, 2014 | Emma Bliss

Exciting news... Second Avenue team members will be on hand at the Entertainment Software Association's Ed Games Expo in Washington, D.C. next week! Stop by our table for demos and gameplay, and be sure to tweet us a picture if you do so....
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Back to School Apps: Quacktions!

August 26, 2014 | Emma Bliss

Now that it's officially back-to-school season, we are excited to announce that we have a brand new math app to share: Quacktions!...
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Save the Date: Geva’s Summer Curtain Call

May 22, 2014 | Emma Bliss

Please join us on June 6th at 6:30 pm for Geva's 2014 Summer Curtain Call. Our CEO Victoria Van Voorhis joins the VIP cast for what promises to be an entertaining evening. Aside from the show, you will enjoy dinner, live music, and auctions. Best part? Funds raised will benefit education programs at Geva, a gem in the Rochester community....
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Announcing The Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning

April 25, 2014 | Emma Bliss

To celebrate the launch of The Center for Game and Simulation-Based Learning, Excelsior College is hosting a celebratory event Friday, May 16th at 1 PM on Capitol Hill. Join fellow education thought leaders, legislators, and policy makers to learn about fresh approaches to game-based learning. Presentations will focus on the importance of disruptive innovation, and the future of education.

The event program includes talks from Second Avenue Founder and CEO Victoria Van Voorhis, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Professor Lee Sheldon, and a keynote address from Dr. Jesse Schell, CEO of Schell Games....
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Research is Art.

April 11, 2014 | Annie Snyder

Research is art....
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Second Avenue Opinion: Oculus Rift

April 11, 2014 | Emma Bliss

Opinion Icon...
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Join us at the House STEM App Challenge Workshop!

March 28, 2014 | Emma Bliss

Local high school students: we have an exciting opportunity to share with you!...
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Creative Matters

March 7, 2014 | Susan Colodny

With these three directives, and a word to spare, design icon Milton Glaser met a recent WIRED Design|Life request to present his design philosophy in ten words or fewer:...
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Teachers: we want your feedback!

September 6, 2013 | Emma Bliss

Happy Friday! For some, today rounds out the first week back in the classroom. Some of you might already have a couple of weeks under your belt. For nearly all, we know you are busy planning lessons and hammering out plans for the year. (That doesn't ever really stop, does it?)...
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Friday Fun: Electricity Theater at RMSC

August 27, 2013 | Emma Bliss

Culture is important to us here at Second Avenue-- if you follow our tweets or facebook posts, you most likely have seen the pictures of us playing all different kinds of games in the conference room, grilling delicious items for lunch, and recently, making our own Belgian waffles (mmm). We call it Friday Fun....
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