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Abertay University becomes a Founding Educational Ambassador for Women in Games

Women in Games welcomes Abertay University as a Founding Educational Ambassador following the announcement of the program in July 2020. Abertay University maintains a high standard for its commitment to education in the video games space and provides innovative, relevant and future focussed programmes.

Dr Dayna Galloway (Head of Games & Arts) and Prof Ruth Falconer (Head of Games Technology & Maths) stated: “We fully support the vital work that Women In Games champions to ensure that the games industry is a place where diverse voices and talent can emerge and flourish. By joining the educational ambassadors program we are committed to creating events, opportunities and conversations that lead to a positive impact in the industry and across wider games culture.”

Women in Games CEO Marie-Claire Isaaman said: “Women in Games has a long history of working with Abertay University Games and Computing Departments. The University was the first in the country to establish computing and games programmes in 1997 and is now ranked as the best in Europe in the prestigious global Princeton Review. Therefore we are honoured that they have become a Founding Educational Ambassador, further cementing our established relationship. We look forward to the impactful work we will jointly embark on.”

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