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Students create a new kind of virtual reality

Exploring virtual worlds through the eyes and nose is becoming a reality. For the past six months, a team of students from the Emergent Media Center have been working on creating a multi-sense virtual reality experience with an emphasis on scents. The experience is called “Eden” and is set in an upscale cocktail bar. There […]

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Emergent Media Center Celebrates 10th Anniversary

EMC KICKS OFF 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION Associate Dean Ann DeMarle, Director of the Champlain College Emergent Media Center (EMC) announces the launch of a year-long campaign celebrating the 10th anniversary of the EMC and its programs. “We’ve done a lot in the past ten years. And we are celebrating this entire year – online and in person – […]

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MakerLab Workshop: Custom Analog Clock

Champlain College’s MakerLab is hosting a workshop on the basics of laser cutting/engraving to make a custom analog clock. Instructed by Hasan Alshaabi, participants will learn how to use the laser cutter to produce basic samples, which they will use to make the clock. Cardboard and clock movement kits will be provided during the workshop, along with all the tools […]

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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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