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Games@Derby – Game design from Derby University

On Friday we left work a little early to go down to Games@Derby, a showcase of games from the Derby University 3rd year game design students. The Silk Mill hosted the event and when we got there it was packed with people eager to see and play the games.

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TEDxDerby 2015 – the designer’s perspective

Last Saturday saw TEDxDerby, back for a second year. The event was held in The Silk Mill, the world’s first factory and part of Derby Museums. Like last year, we handled the design of the event, this included the website, promotional materials, conference materials and the design of the set.

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We’re starting a Code Club!

Yesterday we drove through the Derbyshire sunshine to attend a Code Club volunteer training session run by Katharine Childs, the East Midland’s coordinator. The session started off with lots of information about Code Club, the philosophy and the practicalities, and finished with us going through the first Scratch projects. Later we met with a local school to discuss setting up a club with them, all went well and we’re planning to start at the beginning of June.

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