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  • UConn SFA Professor Oscar Guerra Wins Big at Emmy Awards UConn SFA Professor Oscar Guerra Wins Big at Emmy Awards
    UConn SFA Professor Oscar Guerra Wins Big at Emmy Awards University of Connecticut’s School of Fine Arts professor Oscar Guerra was a winner at the 42nd Annual NewsOscar Guerra and Documentary Emmy Awards Tuesday night. He won Best Story in a Newsmagazine for his documentary film, Love, Life, & the Virus, which tells the story […]
    Posted on October 4, 2021
  • (Via UConn Today) ‘Along the Waves’ Puts Music in Motion Through Animation (Via UConn Today) ‘Along the Waves’ Puts Music in Motion Through Animation
    ‘Along the Waves’ Puts Music in Motion Through Animation ‘Along the Waves’ premieres April 21 at 6 p.m. online When the coronavirus pandemic paused in-person events and online streaming became the main venue for arts performances, two professors in the UConn School of Fine Arts started thinking about a project that would showcase their students’ […]
    Posted on April 20, 2021
  • Unraveled: 2021 UConn DMD BFA Senior Exhibition Unraveled: 2021 UConn DMD BFA Senior Exhibition
    Unraveled: 2021 UConn Digital Media & Design BFA Senior Exhibition Graduating BFA seniors from the University of Connecticut Department of Digital Media & Design are excited to showcase their senior project work in the virtual exhibition Unraveled. The online exhibition launches Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at http://dmd.uconn.edu/bfashow. In addition, an online screening featuring film and […]
    Posted on April 15, 2021
  • “Turning Point” 2021 DMD MFA Thesis Exhibition “Turning Point” 2021 DMD MFA Thesis Exhibition
    “Turning Point” Exhibition Showcases Six Emerging Digital Artists The 2021 Digital Media & Design Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition showcases innovative work in digital media.  The University of Connecticut’s Department of Digital Media & Design is delighted to announce the 2021 MFA Thesis Exhibition Turning Point, viewable online and in-person starting March 31, 2021. […]
    Posted on March 12, 2021
  • (Via UConn Today) ‘Amplifying Black Voices in Hollywood’ Debuts DMD Speaker Series (Via UConn Today) ‘Amplifying Black Voices in Hollywood’ Debuts DMD Speaker Series
    ‘Amplifying Black Voices in Hollywood’ Debuts DMD Speaker Series A focus on topics ranging from lack of Black representation on writing staffs to the distorted perspectives of TV crime dramas.     UConn’s Digital Media & Design Department will host the inaugural event in its Diverse Perspectives in Digital Media & Design: 2021 Speaker Serieswith […]
    Posted on February 19, 2021
  • Election Night Live Social Media Analysis Election Night Live Social Media Analysis
    UConn DMD Election Night Live Social Media Analysis Tuesday, November 3 at 5:30pm Join us on Election night from 5:30pm-6:00pm EST for a live broadcast from the UConn SMACC (Social Media Analytics Command Center). Faculty and student researchers will discuss critical election issues, analyze real-time social media trends, and make some predictions. Watch it live […]
    Posted on October 30, 2020
  • DMD Student Creates Platform to Support Mental Wellness and Connection During Pandemic DMD Student Creates Platform to Support Mental Wellness and Connection During Pandemic
      DMD Student Creates Platform to Support Mental Wellness and Connection During Pandemic DMD undergrad, Jamison Cote, was recognized by NBC Connecticut for creating an online platform where students can send and receive personalized encouraging videos during these tough times. Along with his classmate, Alex Kim, the two students set out to help their peers […]
    Posted on October 13, 2020
  • (Via UConn Today) DMD Faculty Named in Multiple SCHARP Awards (Via UConn Today) DMD Faculty Named in Multiple SCHARP Awards
    OVPR Funds Five Projects in the Arts & Humanities Congratulations to the DMD faculty who have received UConn OVPR SCHARP awards! Professor Heejoo Kim (PI) was awarded $8,000 for “The Loom,” a collaboration with Co-PI’s Helene Kvale (Dramatics Arts), Tanju Ozdemir (DMD), and Simon Hutchinson (Univ. of New Haven). DMD professors, Tom Scheinfeldt and Greg […]
    Posted on October 8, 2020
  • DMD Solidarity Statement DMD Solidarity Statement
      Statement of Solidarity from the UConn Digital Media & Design Department In a racist society, it is not enough to be non-racist, we must be anti-racist. – ANGELA Y. DAVIS Dear students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents, and friends, We in the Department of Digital Media & Design feel the pain, sadness, and frustration caused by […]
    Posted on May 26, 2020
  • Faculty member Sue Huang featured in Creative Capital’s On Our Radar 2020 Faculty member Sue Huang featured in Creative Capital’s On Our Radar 2020
    Faculty member Sue Huang featured in Creative Capital’s On Our Radar 2020 The project Freshkills in Eight Movements, by faculty member Sue Huang and collaborator Brian House, is featured in Creative Capital’s On Our Radar 2020. On Our Radar 2020 features noteworthy projects in all disciplines that advanced to the final round in the competitive selection process for […]
    Posted on May 2, 2020
  • (Via The Daily Campus) UConn Gaming Club Brings Gamers Together (Via The Daily Campus) UConn Gaming Club Brings Gamers Together
    (Via The Daily Campus) UConn Gaming Club Brings Gamers Together UConn Gaming Club (UCGC) manages to stay connected with its 1,200 members and host online events despite students remaining at home for the rest of the semester. According to UCGC president, Digital Media & Design major Devyn Lowry (BA ’20), the club has hosted online […]
    Posted on April 2, 2020
  • (Via UConn Today) Social Media Analytics to Break Through the Political Noise (Via UConn Today) Social Media Analytics to Break Through the Political Noise
    (Via UConn Today) Social Media Analytics to Break Through the Political Noise UConn’s Social Media Analytics Command Center will provide valuable insights about the mood of the country during the 2020 election. In the 2016 elections, a vast majority of traditional polls had predicted Hillary Clinton would be the winner. When Donald Trump won, many […]
    Posted on March 1, 2020