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January 2010
Andrea Lauer Rice Receives Honorary Proclamation for Extraordinary Service to Local and National Hungarian Communities

Honor was presented at Atlanta's First Annual Hungarian Winter Ball

October 2009
Lauer Learning Founder Participates in Local Commemoration of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956

Accounts of Family Experiences and Memories Highlight the Event

August 2009
Lauer Learning CEO Participates in Annual 'Games in Education' Symposium
Andrea Lauer Rice Leads Forum on the Value of Games in History and Social Studies Education

January 2009
And the Winner Is…
Lauer Learning announces winners of the recent 'Best Submission Contest' for the Hungarian American Community Website, www.thegulyaspot.com

October 2008
Mother and Daughter Team Share Insights on 1956 Hungarian Revolution at Clayton State University Program
Presentation and Exhibit highlight the historical significance of event to freedom and democracy worldwide

February 2008
Lauer Learning 1956 Hungarian Revolution Exhibit opens at Clayton County Library
Private mixed media collection highlights historical implications of the 1956 Revolution

November 2007
Lauer Learning Founder Appeals to Hungarian Americans to Pass on Their Ethnicity to Younger Generations
Lauer Rice Honored with the Gold Medal Award at the 47th Annual Magyar Ball in Recognition of Her Work to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the 1956 Revolution

November 2007
Lauer Learning Establishes New Hungarian American Community Website to Help Strengthen Ethnic Identity
Virtual Community Site Provides In-Depth Information and a Place to Connect to Hungarian Roots, Culture and Shared History

November 2007
Lauer Learning Introduces New "Pass It On" Project That Focuses On Preserving Ethnic Identity in the U.S.
The Hungarian American Community is the First Target

August 2007
Lauer Learning Launches Historic Graphic Novel Based On the Hungarian Revolution Of 1956
Action-packed Comic Book Is Based On the Educational Computer Game FF56!

July 2007
Lauer Learning's Interactive Graphic Novel FF56! Honored at Prestigious Gaming Conference E3

Game featured at IndieCade Game Showcase at E3 2007

June 2007
Hungarian President László Sólyom Meets with Hungarian American Leaders

May 2007
Lauer Learning Founder Emcees Hungarian American Coalition Gala Honoring U.S. Ambassador to Hungary
Ambassador George Herbert Walker III Receives Special Recognition for Supporting Freedom, Democracy and Solidarity in Hungary

April 2007
Lauer Learning Founder Previews Educational Computer Game at Purdue University's Serious Game Forum
Lauer Rice Represents Independent Game Developers on Distinguished Panel

March 2007
Lauer Learning Showcases FF56! at Recent Georgia Tech Annual Symposium "Living Game Worlds III"
Lauer Learning Founder Discusses the Value of Creating Computer Games based History Lessons as Supplemental Teaching Tools for the Classroom

January 2007
Lauer Rice Honored by the World Federation of Hungarian Veterans for Work Commemorating the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
Gold Medal of Merit Presented to Lauer Rice at Charity Ball.

November 2006
Local Hungarian Community Attends Multimedia Exhibit at Oglethorpe University Commemorating the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
Event Host and Emcee Andrea Lauer Rice Welcomes Distinguished Speakers

October 2006
Founder of Lauer Learning Introduces FF56!, an Educational Computer Game, at the 2006 Serious Game Summit
Panel focuses on the challenges of using multimedia educational products to teach kids history

October 2006
Local Entrepreneur Attends Special White House Screening of Hungarian Film “Children of Glory”
The affair was held to express American gratitude for Hungarian contributions to the United States

October 2006
Lauer Learning's newly Released Book “56 Stories” Launched at Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Museum Exhibit
Book Is Well Received at Its Official Unveiling in the United States

October 2006
1956 Educational Computer Game Launched in Budapest. The Best History Book You'll Ever Play
By Tamas S. Kiss
Diplomacy & Trade Magazine, October 2006

September 2006
Lauer Learning Founder Andrea Lauer Rice Speaks At Case Western Reserve University Conference Commemorating the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
CLEVELAND - September 18, 2006 - Speaking at a three-day conference sponsored by Case Western Reserve University, Andrea Lauer Rice introduced conference participants to two new products created by her company to commemorate the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. “56 Stories

August 2006
Lauer Learning Oral History Project “56 Stories” is presented at Annual Itt Ott Conference Celebrating the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
Mother-Daughter Team Pays Homage to Stories by Revolution's Freedom Fighters

August 2006
Lauer Learning Exhibits New FF56! Interactive Graphic Novel at Sziget Festival in Budapest
New educational tool about the 1956 Hungarian Revolution receives kudos at Central Europe's largest week-long music and cultural festival

June 2006
Lauer Learning Unveils Results of Research Study Undertaken to Determine What Hungarian Students Know About the Hungarian Revolution of 1956

Research shows one in five Hungarian students do not learn about Revolution in
school and many are confused about the facts surrounding 1956

March 2006
Lauer Learning Names Emmy Award Winning Writer Brian Narelle to Create Script for “FF56” Computer Game

RENOWNED author brings wealth of experience in educational film and video learning tools

January 2006
Lauer Learning Selects Red Hill Studios To Develop Its FF56! Experiential Learning Game

The award winning technology firm specializes in innovative multimedia educational projects

October 2005
Lauer Learning Launches Freedom Fighter ’56 Website and History Project

Testimonials from the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 to be used in creating the FF56! computer game

July 2005
Lauer Learning Hires Renowned Game Designer Noah Falstein for FF56! Project

Education Gaming Industry Guru will lead Design of Experiential educational computer game

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