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Philadelphia gets ready to play 'Pong' on building

April 4, 2013

Dr. Frank Lee, a teaching professor in the College of Engineering and co-director of the Drexel Game Design Program in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, was mentioned and quoted in a number of stories on April 4 about his work to turn the 29-story Cira Centre into a giant version of the 1980s arcade game "Pong." An Associated Press story about the project appeared in more than 150 outlets including The Philadelphia Inquirer, U.S. News & World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, The Miami Herald and The Houston Chronicle. The project was also featured on WHYY 90.1-FM, and in the Philadelphia Daily News, the Philadelphia Business Journal and Region's Business, as well as on blogs including PCMag.com, BoingBoing, Topless Robot, Philebrity, Technically Philly, ZDNet and Curbed Philly