Year: 2017

Get to know your U-Con Games Library (pt. 3)

Games Library Curator again, talking to you this time about the next generation of gamers. Just because you are in charge of looking after the wee ones doesn’t mean you can’t also game. The Games Library has several games geared

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Last Hotel Reminder for 2017

Do you have a place to stay for U-Con this year? Here’s a quick reminder that the deadline for our special reservation rate at the Marriott ends tomorrow if you have yet to make arrangements. For more details, check out

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Get to know your U-Con Games Library (pt. 2)

Get to know your U-Con Games Library: Games Library Wrangler here with more U-Con Games Library tidbits. I want to talk about short little games today. The Library is full of these little gems; the perfect format to while away

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Cool happenings… IN SPACE!

Do you recognize how many cool things happen in space exploration every week? Potential origins of life, massive galaxies, and more. You can read about some of them over at Wired. But our favorite thing in space is the 2017

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U-Con 2017 Shirts

Check out this year’s shirts!    We’ll have navy this year, with unisex from S-4XL, Ladies from M-3XL (we aren’t producing ladies smalls). We are encouraging pre-ordering now so that we don’t run out of the sizes of shirts you

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Get to know your 2017 U-Con Staff – Fred

What I do IRL: I write grants for a consulting firm, specializing in grants for local governments and non-profits My history with U-Con: This is my fifth or so U-Con, and my first year on the Convention Committee. In the

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Get to know your U-Con Games Library

First; a disclosure: I’m the keeper of the library so I might be a bit biased about this aspect of U-Con. One of my favorite things to do when I have downtime at the con is to grab a friend

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U-Con 2017 Preregistration Open!

Greetings Gamers! U-Con 2017 will be held November 17-19 at the Marriott Ann Arbor Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest. Preregistration will open TODAY, Monday, September 25 at 11 AM EDT. As an existing member of our gaming community, preregistration will help

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U-Con 2017: Events Preview

Greetings, U-Con 2017 is November 17-19 at the Marriott Ann Arbor Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest Everyone: The events preview is posted to our website.  Registration and ticket selection are currently disabled, with a planned opening of Monday, Sept 25 at 11 AM EDT.  We

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Call for Photographer

Are you a professional or semi-professional photographer looking to get your name out? Are you going to be at this year’s U-Con? Do you wish you could help support this year’s con more but aren’t sure how? If you answered

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