Champlain College game students and faculty were featured in a Burlington Free Press article that was picked up by U.S. News. The article, which was written by Nicole Higgins DeSmet and published on March 18, explains how many Champlain game major graduates find that they have to leave Vermont to find well-paying jobs related to their majors. […]
Champlain students Serena Gauthier and Anna Cuevas guest-starred on the FOX 44 “Community Matters” segment with their film professor Julia Swift on Oct. 20. The students debuted a film together at the Vermont International Film Festival. Both juniors, Gauthier and Cuevas spent their sophomore year collaborating on a film for one of their classes. Cuevas describes Don’t Touch the Camera as a documentary “about gender inequality in the film industry from the perspective of seven female students at Champlain.”
Kennedy Trabold and Aenea Thorne, also Champlain students, edited the commercial for this year’s Vermont International Film Festival.
“Our AV editing teacher told us that Julia Swift had a project she wanted us to work on,” said Trabold.
Thorne and Trabold received links to the trailers and instructions on how to download them for use. From there, each student made her own trailer and submitted them to Swift who combined the trailers. The commercial opened the “Community Matters” segment.
First-year Filmmaking major, Anna Steeley, was interviewed on Monday by WCAX News about her film Race to Vermont, which was screened at the Martin Luther King Community Day at Burlington’s ECHO Center. Steeley’s film started out as a high school project to acknowledge the kinds of racial slurs she encountered after moving to Vermont from Pittsburgh. Race […]
In this VPR commentary, CCM faculty Keith Oppenheim discusses the results of a poll showing Vermonters in favor of legalizing marijuana and the effects this could have on the economy and on health. According to Oppenheim, a 2014 report by the Rand Corporation showed that “Vermonters consumed somewhere between 15 to 25 metric tons of marijuana –and spent […]