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Events

True Stories Well Told — About Science and Society

The ExCITe Center at Drexel University
November 03, 2014

True Stories Well Told — About Science and Society is a workshop, discussion and double magazine launch featuring Lee Gutkind, Think Write Publish Fellows Gwen Ottinger, David Schleifer, Brian Kahn and Emily Fertig, and the special “Think Write Publish” issue, entitled “Telling Stories That Matter,” of Creative Nonfiction and the summer issue of Issues in Science and Technology.

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Breaking the Metagame: 17 Seconds of DotA 2

The ExCITe Center at Drexel University
October 21, 2014

This October, the ExCITe Center will be hosting a talk called "Breaking the Metagame: 17 Seconds of DotA 2". Led by Stephanie Boluk (assistant professor, Pratt Institute) and Patrick LeMieux (Ph.D. candidate, Duke University), this discussion will examine the 17-second upset that occurred at Valve's 2012 DotA 2 tournament, from spectator to competitor and every element in between.

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National Day of Civic Hacking '14

The ExCITe Center at Drexel University
May 31, 2014

This May, the ExCITe Center will once again be hosting National Day of Civic Hacking and Random Hacks of Kindness. These national hackathons are opportunities for individuals from all fields to collaborate in an effort to improve local communities and the governments that serve them.

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