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Entertainment Designers Forum To Be Held in Orlando on March 20th

Most likely, if you’re a reader of Theme Park University, you want to know how the themed entertainment industry ticks.  Readers ask all the time for advice on how to get into the industry or are craving that insider knowledge. There are hundreds of people you can talk to, but rarely do a dozen of

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How Much Do Queues Affect Your Theme Park Experience?

Since Theme Park University has started, I have gotten dozens of e-mails from people within the themed entertainment industry or people looking for a way in, saying what a great resource the site has been to them. Recently, I received a request from Austin Lemaster, a senior student of Hospitality at the University of Central

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From Dreamer To Dreamfinder Review And Contest

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Theme Park University’s first book review looks at our very own Ron Schneider’s book on his 40+ year career in themed entertainment

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Wanna Be a Theme Park Designer? Like NOW?

At TPU we’re dedicated to giving our readers a realistic vision of what it takes to have a career in attraction design. None of this pie-in-the-sky, ‘think happy thoughts’ and Someday Your Prince Will Come nonsense here, kids! It takes years of study and lots of connections to get into THIS private club, buddy. Unless…

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