I met with students at San Diego State University and had a great discussion around how to make a Pong game.  This game is at:

http://blogs.msdn.com/devschool/archive/2008/02/03/pong-in-5-minutes.aspx

Some of the students ask about what software they should get from the MSDNAA subscription and I recommended that they get the following software:

I am hoping that the students will help me form an online community for California State, University of California and California Community College groups that want to prove their capabilities as developers and game designers while being the great students that atend CSU, UC and CCC systems.