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News and Upcoming Events

Experience VRAC public event for March

Learn more about VRAC and the HCI graduate program during a 1-hour public presentation in the the Howe Hall auditorium on Thursday March 2 from 11-noon. This student led presentation explains how virtual and augmented realities work and includes multiple … Continue reading

REU|2022 summary

REU|2022 summer program interns reflect on their experience in the following video.  Visit http://reu.vrac.iastate.edu for information on the summer 2023 program.  … Continue reading

Experience VRAC

Learn more about VRAC and the HCI graduate program during a 1-hour public presentation in the the Howe Hall auditorium on October 13 from 11-noon. This student led presentation explains how virtual and augmented realities work and includes multiple 3D … Continue reading

Gomes named college equity advisor

VRAC’s Associate Director, Carmen Gomes, has been named College of Engineering equity advisor. In this role, Gomes will co-chair the college’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee to enhance DEI by developing solutions to campus challenges. She will promote and provide consultation … Continue reading

Top VR/AR Programs

2021 Virtual/Augmented Reality College Rankings have been published, and VRAC’s HCI graduate program receives high praise both locally and nationally.  The HCI program ranks 3rd in the Midwest, and 11th Nationally among other public schools and colleges. 

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