Tag Archives: Emergent Media

The Power of Play: Spacebox part of Chicago Design Museum Exhibit

The Power of Play How did a cardboard box make its way into a museum? By playing with the ordinary until it became extraordinary. Champlain College’s Emergent Media Center Sandbox Team brought its project, SpaceBox, to the Chicago Design Museum’s Hey! Play! exhibit this fall, where it will stay until February 2018, running parallel to its showcasing in the Innovation Playground exhibit at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain.

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MakerLab Workshop: Create Custom Stickers

Champlain College’s MakerLab is hosting a workshop on how to use a vinyl cutter to create custom stickers from digital or traditional art. Participants can bring digital or traditional art and easily turn it into applicable and durable vinyl stickers using the scanner and vinyl cutter at the MakerLab. Participants will learn how to use both machines and are […]

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MFA Symposium: Heresis & Affordances

This fall, the MFA in Emergent Media candidates have been exploring emerging communication practices and processes, their associated technology platforms, and their potential for engagement and meaningful social change. Special attention has been given to the origins and evolution of media paradigms and their role as artists and designers creating within brand new paradigms. This […]

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Champlain College and VTIFF Partner in Digital Audience Participation Program

Film enthusiasts attending Vermont International Film Foundation’s (VTIFF)  30th Anniversary Film Festival, which opens October 23, will have a new way to show their support for Vermont filmmakers. Students at Champlain’s Emergent Media Center (EMC), in partnership with VTIFF, developed a mobile-friendly website feature that will enable filmgoers to vote for their favorite films in the Vermont Filmmakers’ Showcase […]

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Announcing CCM’s Collaborative Media Hub

The Collaborative Media Hub is a common creative space located in the newly opened Center for Communication and Creative Media. The Collaborative Media Hub is a space dedicated to supporting synergies among people, technologies, and ideas. In collaborative working teams, students and faculty share knowledge and skills to develop innovative media projects. Whether iterating on the […]

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New One-Year Masters of Science in Emergent Media

Champlain College will begin offering a new Masters of Science in Emergent Media (MSEM) this fall to prepare students for careers producing and managing the collaborative process of the next generation of media content such as mobile apps, video integration, transmedia, augmented reality and games. The 30-credit, one-year residency program will explore state-of-the-art online collaborative […]

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CCM Division Year End Student Showcase and Exhibitions

The 2015 CCM year-end student showcase features senior exhibitions, capstone presentations, thesis show, and interactive presentations at the Champlain Ethan Allen Center on Main Street from April 27-May 15.    April 27 – May 9: Student Capstone Group Show The show will feature Capstone projects from the Game Studio, Graphic Design, Creative Media, and Filmmaking programs. Artist Reception, […]

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Director of Emergent Media Speaks at Middlesex Community College

Ann DeMarle, Director of the Emergent Media Center and Associate Dean for Emergent Media, will give a Keynote address at the Middlesex Community College Technology Showcase 2015 on Friday, April 10. DeMarle will discuss the application of game design thinking in education and business. In today’s economy, it is sometimes difficult to actively connect and engage with students, […]

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EMC Brings Icarus to Birthday Bash

Champlain College’s Emergent Media Center joined Burlington Generator on March 28 for its one-year Birthday Bash. The bash was a celebration of what Generator has accomplished in the last year and featured different projects and tables for attendees to enjoy. The EMC brought along Icarus, a project being developed by the Sandbox Team. Icarus combines […]

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Champlain MakerLab Featured on College MakerLabs

Ken Howell, Emergent Media MFA professor and faculty advisor for the Champlain MakerLab, recently spoke with RETN’s College MakerLabs about the integration of makerspaces and academics at Champlain College.   The MakerLab at Champlain is about exploring what a makerspace can be and how it directly integrates with education. Howell and his students look at instances where […]

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