Stories tagged with: esports

OHIO Esports Arena hosts high school esports regional tournament with the help of Bobcat student involvement

March 20, 2024 Ohio University recently hosted 20 high schools at the Esports Ohio Central-Southeast Regional Tournament in the OHIO Esports Arena. The event was the first of its kind at Ohio University.

Scripps expertise: The booming esports industry

June 5, 2023 Ohio University opened its state-of-the-art 3,200 square foot esports facility in Scripps Hall in October 2022.

OHIO Eastern Esports Center grand opening set for March 2023

March 1, 2023 After months of planning and collaborating with students, Ohio University Eastern’s new Esports Center is complete, with a grand opening planned for March 7, 2023, at 3:30 p.m.

OIT event highlights OHIO Esports Arena’s many academic uses

September 23, 2022 With its launch earlier this month, the OHIO Esports Arena not only became the home of OHIO's varsity esports team, but also a leading-edge academic space.

OHIO Esports ready to kick off in new arena

September 2, 2022 Ohio University video game players and supporters will get to enjoy a new area this fall. The OHIO Esports Arena is officially opening on Monday, Sept. 12.

OHIO Esports Arena complete, grand opening set for Fall 2022 Semester

May 5, 2022 After months of planning and collaborating with students, Ohio University’s new esports arena has been completed with a grand opening planned for Fall 2022 Semester.

Game on!

March 9, 2022 Student enthusiasm, alumni success and booming industry give rise to esports at OHIO

Q&A with University Esports Director Jeff Kuhn

September 30, 2021 As a graduate student at Ohio University, Dr. Jeffrey Kuhn conducted research on gaming-based learning, which led to an interest in the burgeoning esports industry.

Third annual Business of Games Summit to promote fast-growing gaming and esports industry

February 4, 2021 Ohio University’s third annual Business of Games Summit on Feb. 23, 2021, held virtually this year, will focus on the trends and opportunities in the fast-growing gaming and esports industry.

Mid-American Conference launches Esports Collegiate Conference for all member schools

June 10, 2020 Bobcat Esports Club will become OHIO's team.

OHIO students, administrators to compete head-to-head in legendary esports challenge this Friday

April 16, 2020 Ohio University students will go head-to-head with administrators and staff in an esports competition that is sure to be legendary.

Bobcat Esports club places OHIO as leader in global gaming industry

November 26, 2019 Bobcat Esports, the state's largest esports club, is creating new and exciting job opportunities for students and impacting the burgeoning gaming industry through its alumni.