Better than Pokémon Go is ‘GoHuskies’

New augmented reality app ‘GoHuskies’ gives UW community unique look at current and future campus.

The University of Washington community has a new tool — designed as a digital scavenger hunt — to explore and learn about the existing Seattle campus as well as plans for the future.

The “GoHuskies” interface is similar to “Pokémon Go,” with which users walk around their environment to discover new points of interest. Various destinations on the UW campus are featured within the app, including landmarks related to architecture and landscapes, entrepreneurship and collaboration, and arts and culture.

Future plans for the campus, including items from the Campus Master Plan, are also incorporated into the app.

Read full article at UW Today.