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John Pile Jr


Farewell to Champlain College

Champlain College Game Programmers: After four awesome and intense years at Champlain College, it has come time for me to bid you all farewell. It has been an absolute pleasure, and I thank you all for the time and effort you have put into your education. You have made teaching …


Game Programmer Portfolio Creation

A bit of advice for those game programming students polishing up their portfolio websites prior to applying for jobs post-graduation… Your Degree For Champlain College programmers, the official program name for the game programming degree is: BS, Game Programming (NOT Electronic Game Programming). Consider linking to the official Game Programming …


GDC 2014 | Presentation

In March, 2014 I had the pleasure of presenting at the Game Education Summit during the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco. The presentation was on a new approach to teaching graphics programming titled, Graphics Programming Education – Less is More. Description In 2010, the graphics programming curriculum at …