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The Rise of eSports

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Gabriel.gagne
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League of Legends North America competition in March 2016

Competitive gaming has caught the attention of many, hosting large multiplayer competitions with attendance levels in the hundreds of thousands. Universities have taken notice and have begun to create teams with scholarship opportunities attached.

Join us today as we discuss the growing trend of eSports, their presence in universities, and their status as a legitimate sport.

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