Tag Archives: Award

Cheryl Casey’s Media Book Selected as Finalist

Communication Associate Professor Cheryl Casey’s recent book New Media, Communication, and Society, has been selected as a finalist for the Media Ecology Association’s annual book awards. Casey co-authored the book with Mary Ann Allison, a fellow colleague from Hofstra University.

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Filmmaking Faculty Receives Top Award

Julia Swift’s feature-length script, “Falling For Sandy Claus,” was a Gold Remi Winner at The 49th Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film and Video Festival held April 8 -17, 2016. The festival contacted Julia before the awards to let her know that she was a finalist, but it wasn’t until she was called up on stage at […]

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First Juried Student Exhibition

Champlain College hosts first-ever campus-wide juried student art exhibition and selects an Audience Choice award, a President’s Choice award, and a Dean’s Choice award. There were 30 Jury selections from 330 submissions by 97 artists, all majors from the CCM Division. Artwork submitted included: videos, 3D models, digital painting, photography, illustration, painting, and prints. The CCM Division would like to congratulate […]

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CCM Faculty Win Awards For Their Illustrations

  Adjunct faculty Marc Nadel and Glynnis Fawkes recently won awards for their work in illustration. Nadel was awarded the Vermont Design Award in Illustration in the category of political caricatures. Nadel is a regular contributor of covers and illustrations for Seven Days. Fawkes was awarded the Society of Illustrators MoCCA Comic Art Festival Award for her cover […]

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Announcing CCM Excel Awards

The Division of Communication and Creative Media will acknowledge its shining stars with annual scholarships and awards presented on April 14, 2016 at the Division’s Honors Night. The CCM Division established nine annual $1,000 CCM Dean’s Scholarships for eligible returning undergraduate students and ten CCM Excel Awards for eligible undergraduate and graduate students. The CCM […]

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EMC’s BREAKAWAY Initiative Finalist for “2016 Womanity Award”

The Champlain College Emergent Media Center’s BREAKAWAY initiative is a finalist for The Womanity Foundation’s “2016 Womanity Award,” an international award for the prevention of violence against women using information and communications technology. BREAKAWAY is a soccer-themed video game, encouraging players to move away from behavior that promotes violence against women towards behavior promoting mutual respect. […]

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Creative Media Major Receives Page Screenwriting Award

Creative Media Junior, Jeremy MacKenzie, wins an award for his screenplay, Flicker, at the 2015 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards in Los Angeles. Flicker took home the gold prize in the “Short Film” category. The screenplay focuses on a young girl as she copes with her mother’s death by remembering a game of shadow puppets they […]

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Game Studio Takes Top Prize at GameFest 2015

Champlain’s Game Studio We Love Nuclear Armageddon wins First Place at GameFest 2015, an annual regional competition hosted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and sponsored by Activision’s Vicarious Visions. Congratulations to all Game Studio students and faculty for making the Game Studio 10th Anniversary an even greater success! Champlain’s iPhony wins the Audience Choice award for Most Innovative Game! Hyper Syntax and Professor Stretch also participated in this competitive field […]

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