Conferences & Events

Regional Conferences and Workshops

January 8-10, 2015: Regional Faculty Conference at Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA). 

Games offered: 

  • Charles Darwin, the Copley Medal and the Rise of Naturalism, 1861-64
  • Frederick Douglass, Slavery, Abolitionism, and the Constitution: 1845

Complete details can be found here.

If you're interested in hosting a campus workshop or regional conference, please contact Jennifer Worth at, or 212-851-2112.

Annual Faculty Institute

June 11-14, 2015: Please save the date for the Fifteenth Annual Faculty Institute at Barnard College in New York City! We look forward to seeing you at our largest yearly event, where faculty and administrators gather from around the country to learn about "Reacting to the Past."  Institute offerings include intensive workshops on twelve different games, as well as plenary and concurrent sessions that explore issues related to teaching and learning, faculty development, and the future of higher education more generally.  For a sample program, please visit the 2014 institute page.

RTTP Game Development Conference

July 15-18, 2015: Faculty interested in game design are encouraged to participate in the annual Game Development Conference (GDC),   hosted by the University of Georgia. July 15 is set aside for one-day/one-game play for those new to Reacting to the Past or new to a particular game, and July 16-18 will encompass the GDC itself. More information will be posted in the coming weeks and months.

  • The Call for Proposals for the GDC is now open. Deadline for submission is January 16, 2015.

Right Column Copy

Related Events

November 19, 2014 | Chicago, IL

Deep Immersion Gaming in the Communication Classroom / Reacting to the Past: "Athens 403BCE: The Threshold of Democracy" at NCA 100th Annual Conference.

April 18, 2015 | St. Louis, MO

Reliving History in the Classroom /Reacting to the Past Workshop: "Trial of Anne Hutchinson: Liberty, Law and Intolerance in Puritan New England" at OAH Annual Meeting 

Reacting Main Menu

  • About Us
  • Curriculum
  • Conferences & Events
    • Calendar
    • Annual Institute at Barnard College
    • Schedule a Campus Workshop
  • Instructor Resources
  • News and Publications
  • Streaming Video
  • Contact Us
  • Home is neither affiliated with the authors of this page nor responsible for its contents. This is a safe-cache copy of the original web site.