Getting Out of your Comfort Zone

Getting Out of your Comfort Zone

Being at college can be one of the most amazing experiences in a person's life, so why not use the time that you are at college to go out of your comfort zone and enjoy everything that there is to offer. In my first year at RIT I wanted to try as many things as possible, with over 300 clubs and activities, an awesomely diverse community and thousands of unique people with unique stories I just couldn’t wait to jump into it all. However, the only problem was amongst all of the excitement I was feeling, I was really nervous because all of it was so new to me.

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Psychology and Game Design

Psychology and Game Design

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As a student in the school of IGM, I have to complete an Immersion in a particular area of study that isn’t directly related to my major (Game Design and Development). After much consideration, I decided to pick Psychology as my area of study, and because I’m taking two Psychology courses this semester, I thought it would be a good idea to talk about why I chose Psychology and how I think it will benefit me in the long run.

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International Teams and Projects

International Teams and Projects

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For many months now, I've had the pleasure of working in an international team whose ultimatum is to make really awesome and fun video games. Working in a team that's international creates a lot of different obstacles that wouldn't otherwise be a problem to a local team. Throughout this article I was acknowledge and explain some of the main obstacles I've encountered while working on a team that's separated by thousands of miles.

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Faculty Outside the Classroom

Faculty Outside the Classroom

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Other ambassadors and I have written before about the importance of interacting with professors. Most IGM tours and open houses also come with the advice to meet your professors, and get to know them. Which is true - they’re fantastic people and the best resource when you’re struggling in a class or want to extend your knowledge.

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The Japanese Culture Community at RIT

The Japanese Culture Community at RIT

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I may not be Japanese, but I’ve been interested in Japanese culture ever since I was introduced to it elementary school. Now, I know what you might be thinking: “Elementary school is probably when she started watching anime.” If so, you’d be right.

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