Why Cambridge University is Building a LEGO Research Center

Why Cambridge University is Building a LEGO Research Center
Gaming & Play

The biggest brands in education and play want to make our lives more fun by pursuing a LEGO Professor and Research Center

Charlie Stephens
  • 5 august 2015

This October, prestigious Cambridge University will welcome a LEGO Professor and Research Center to focus on play in education, development and learning.

Announced recently in Cambridge’s official journal The Reporter, the development will be funded by a $ 6 million, permanent endowment by the LEGO Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to funding research around play and learning, and the academic partnership should produce new findings and studies surrounding the importance of play in our lives.

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