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Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology recently expanded its existing Clear-Com system for a 125-seat multipurpose theater for multiple media arts programs at the College Drive Campus in North Bay, Ontario. The college had purchased a FreeSpeak II digital wireless system after demonstrating it at NAMM in 2015, and with growing demand for campus …

Excellence Award in the On-Air Personality Category Owensboro, Ky. (March 11, 2022) – Veronica Kaemerer, a criminal justice, criminology and history major from Kentucky Wesleyan College, received an achievement award at the Broadcast Education Association (BEA) “Festival of Media Arts”. His entry was a submission based on five-minute reels in the Student On-Air Personality Contest …

In a world dominated by laptops, Kindles, and cell phones, how can old-school paper books capture the attention of college kids? Easy. Just put Sarah Rafalowitz in charge of the school library, or Learning Lab as it’s called at Carl Sandburg Middle School. A former language arts teacher, Rafalowitz was named director of the Learning …

A recent study focusing on the United States and India highlighted the lack of attention to digital media literacy in education policies as a critical factor in the spread of disinformation online. The power of social media to optimize and accelerate the spread of disinformation and its damaging consequences for democracy is of concern to …

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (February 23, 2022) – French citizens can learn how to protect themselves from false and misleading information on the internet thanks to a new app-based program from MediaWise, the non-profit Poynter Institute’s digital media literacy social initiative. With support from Meta, MediaWise has launched a 10-day WhatsApp course to help slow the …

CHICAGO — The corrosive effects of today’s relentless media tide are pernicious. We are conditioned in many ways by our media environments to accept, not question, making it crucial that young people master the skills to access, analyse, evaluate and create media. In “Media Literacy for Justice: Lessons for Changing the World”, published by ALA …

The government wants to educate young citizens about media and digital citizenship. A good initiative, provided you know what we are talking about. Edifying example with the role of the media in the health crisis. In a joint statement, the Ministries of Education and Culture ardently plead for media and information education for young people …

New year, new challenge! The Inishowen Community Media Network (ICMN) plans to hold “Community Voice” digital media training courses for beginners at several community centers and post-primary schools across Inishowen. These will include Spraoi agus Sport in Carndonagh, Clonmany and Malin Head Community Centres, Scoil Mhuire, Buncrana, Moville and Carndonagh Community Schools. Harry Kerr is …

With the support of the US Consulate General in Lagos, the West Africa Broadcast and Media Academy (WABMA) and the Enugu Literacy Society (ELS) launched “Project Fact Check Nigeria”, a media literacy and fight against disinformation. The project aims to build critical thinking skills, develop digital and media literacy, and build the capacity of radio …

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (December 13, 2021) – When the Poynter Institute launched its MediaWise digital media education initiative in 2018, the non-partisan nonprofit set an ambitious goal. Teach 1 million middle and high school students how to better detect misleading or inaccurate information on the Internet. Today, almost four years later, MediaWise has reached 21 …

SOME 65 teachers and lecturers have signed up to become Malaysia’s first-ever registered society to tackle misinformation and disinformation through education. Launched in conjunction with UNESCO’s World Media and Information Literacy Week, the initiative is facilitated by the award-winning Media Education For All (ME4A) movement. It aims to provide a stronger force to develop critical …

Avon Lake Community Television (ALC-TV) is an award-winning public television channel. On August 13, the Alliance for Community Media – Central States Region announced the recipients of the 2021 Philo Media Award. Of more than 160 entries submitted by Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky, Avon Lake Community Television won three awards, according to a press …

Oral Roberts University is adding yet another new building to its growing campus. The Tulsa-based university held a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday for a new media arts center (MAC), construction scheduled to begin in early December. The MAC will be located on the north side of the campus and will house the music, theater, dance …

Oral Roberts University is adding yet another new building to its growing campus. The Tulsa-based university held a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday for a new media arts center (MAC), construction scheduled to begin in early December. The MAC will be located on the north side of the campus and will house the music, theater, dance …

NATCHEZ – The Natchez Adams School Board of Trustees recently presented a great honor to one of its teaching artists. Mark LaFrancis, artist teaching at the Fallin Career and Technology Center, received the Thad Cochran Distinguished Media Arts Educator Award, an award sponsored by the Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education. LaFrancis teaches film and photography …

The Boston Globe’s weekly Ocean State Innovators presents a question-and-answer session with Rhode Island innovators who are launching new businesses and nonprofits, conducting groundbreaking research and reshaping the state’s economy. Send tips and suggestions to reporter Alexa Gagosz at [email protected] Most elementary and high school students in Rhode Island do not receive media literacy, according …

The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and Arizona PBS will join colleges and universities across the country in celebrating American Media Literacy Week starting October 25. Media Literacy Week is an annual event sponsored by the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) to promote understanding of how to critically appraise information. …

Arus Academy’s Media Education 4 All (ME4A) program won the Asian Digital Media Award for Best Information Education Project. Launched earlier this year, the program aims to equip educators with the ability to teach media literacy skills to students across the country. To achieve this, the academy worked with 15 specially selected Malaysian educators and …

As we begin the 2021-22 school year, DePaul’s students are once again entering and exiting classrooms and re-acclimating to in-person classes. But even if we make this transition together, it would do us good to think more critically about the world we lived in during the last year of the pandemic – the world of …

Now more than ever, educators need support in digital media literacy skills, both in remote and traditional classroom settings. The Ohio Ed Techs join KQED to share the PBS Media Literacy Educator certification with educators in this series of professional learning courses. Classes are open to all Ohio educators, including K-12 teachers, librarians, TOSAs, and …

Mathrubhumi offers an opportunity for those who want to enter the world of modern media. Admissions are open for the 2021-22 academic year at Mathrubhumi Media School, one of the top media institutes in Kerala. Applications are invited for two regular journalism courses – Graduate Diploma in Print and Digital Media and Postgraduate Diploma in …

Peter Gend, assistant professor in animation, game design and multimedia. The COVID-19 pandemic may have slowed or even shut down many industries, but the demand for multimedia, graphics and animation is greater than ever. Crafton Hills College (CHC) is ready to meet this need with new courses this fall, including all-new courses in Virtual and …

Essentially, all media today is digital. Therefore, when we talk about digital media education, we really mean media education. If you haven’t developed a strong sense of digital media literacy, you are certainly more likely to fall into misinformation. In general, people who are not very proficient in media are not aware of this fact. …

Last month, the National Association for Media Education (NAMLE) introduced its annual conference announcing: “Media literacy has many links with social justice; in fact, many would say that media literacy is social justice. ”How could this be the case? Through“ critical media literacy, ”which NAMLE defines as a tool for understanding“ the relations between media, …

The program manager at Normal Community and Normal West High Schools says the district already has a good foundation for teaching media literacy. Illinois high schools will be required to teach media literacy starting in the 2022-2023 school year. Dan Lamboley, from Unit 5, said the district is currently teaching some basic principles that students …

SUMMARY: Media arts and design professor Morgan Smalls received an Inclusion Imperative Visiting Faculty Fellowship from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) to study popular culture as a gateway to conversations about race, class, gender and power on television and in digital media spaces. Morgan Smalls, professor of media arts and design at James …

“The medium is the message,” said Marshall McLuhan, the famous media theorist in the 1960s. He wrote in the context of the rise of television and how it transformed communications. The point was that when the medium changes, it fundamentally transforms the message itself. Something similar is happening in India now, where old forms of …

Windsor, Ont. – The federal and provincial governments are investing more than $ 2.9 million in a project that will see a historic downtown church transformed into a media arts center. On Thursday, it was announced that the Government of Canada is contributing $ 1.1 million under the Community, Cultural and Recreational Infrastructure (CCRIS) component …

Breadcrumb Links Local News Author of the article: Dave Battagello Amanda Gellman, President of the Windsor Center for Film, Digital Media and the Creative Arts, in front of the Downtown Mission, Thursday, June 17, 2021. Photo by Dax Melmer /Windsor Star Content of the article As part of the announcement of the opening of a …

Lawrence Technological University in Southfield will become the new home of the Specs Howard School of Media Arts. Specs Howard’s name will be retained, according to a statement posted on the Specs Howard website. Specs Howard, also based in Southfield, has been offering courses in radio and television broadcasting, graphic design and digital media arts …

Senator Karina Villa, D-West Chicago, introduces a bill requiring schools to teach media literacy in a virtual committee hearing on Tuesday. (Credit: Blueroomstream.com) Tuesday, May 18, 2021 Work continues on the bill limiting the use of isolation and physical restraint By PETER HANCOCKCapitol News [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – All Illinois high schools would be required to …

As we celebrate a year since the pandemic turned our lives upside down and brought us into our homes, one of the many remarkable changes that have taken place has been our increased reliance on the internet. As of March 2020, global internet traffic increased between 15-30 percent within days, fueled by the transformation of …

The building in the Central Ninth district of Salt Lake City includes an auditorium, production facilities, and classrooms. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Missy Greis kisses Heather Kahlert during a dedication ceremony for Spy Hop’s new headquarters in the Central Ninth neighborhood of Salt Lake City on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. | April …

Media education and citizenship education are essential in the digital age, but Gianfranco Polizzi, researcher at the University of Birmingham and Marina Cino Pagliarello, lecturer at UCL, argue that in the UK these are two parallel but disconnected tracks, and that urgent action is needed to bridge the two as part of a more comprehensive …

Micah Shannon enjoyed her Advanced Placement English course at Clarke Central High School. It made him think critically. Its teacher would present two perspectives on a topic and ask students to analyze the logical flow used by authors to develop their points. “At least for me, that was a big part of my education, but …

Five film programs at higher education institutions in New Mexico have received approximately $ 80,000 in funding from “Better Call Saul” through the New Mexico Film Office (NMFO) Rebate Program. Schools receiving Giveback funds include: New Mexico State University | Doña Ana Community College New Mexico State University | Scholarship campus University of the Highlands …

Southfield (CW50) – The Detroit Creativity Project introduced the Afterschool Media Club, a fun and engaging online media arts program for high school students in Metro Detroit. The program in partnership with Y Media Arts will begin virtually on January 13, 2021 and will focus on album cover design. Various other topics will be covered …

NOIDA: The second edition of the Cineaste International Film Festival of India – CIFFI 2020 was launched on September 16 via the Zoom application in the presence of the famous Bollywood filmmaker and actor, Tighmanshu Dhulia who is also the ambassador of CIFFI 2020. Prof. KG Suresh, Vice-Chancellor of the Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of …

Presented by Beltone – A leader in audience health care. Keeping pace with the changing diversity of digital media and communication platforms, Yavapai College’s Film and Media Arts program will offer two new online courses for the fall semester: Podcasting and Film Production and Distribution. documentaries. “If you’re passionate about a subject, podcasting is a …

I run a university program that offers a degree in content, media and film production. And I’ve spent 15 years in the news industry as an editor, journalist, and producer, so maybe it’s no surprise that I’m passionate about the potential of courses related to the creative industries, and screen media in particular. What I …

With alumni working in the entertainment industry at major movie studios, top TV shows, and streaming services, Biola University is poised to launch the School of Film and Media Arts. The new school will be the ninth school of the private Christian university and will introduce 17 new undergraduate degrees in the field, officials said. …

The University of Biola will launch its ninth school in July 2018 – the School of Film and Media Arts. When Biola was launched in 1908, the university’s visionary founders had no idea that within the next decade, all of the major motion picture studios would be located in Los Angeles, transforming their community into …

Lynn University said Wednesday it has reached an agreement to buy Digital Media Arts College, a for-profit university located about a mile from its main campus in Boca Raton, Florida. The asset sale will allow Lynn, a nonprofit college with 3,000 students, to acquire the for-profit Digital Media Arts College, which has about 300 students. …

Pictured (left to right) are expected diversity host David Pilgrim, guest Rita Walters and guest sergeant. Jim Eddinger. Ferris State University’s Expect Diversity TV show won first place from the Broadcast Education Association in the “Television News Magazine” category. The announcement was made on February 18 as part of the BEA’s Media Arts Festival. Expect …

About digital media Are you the creative type looking for interesting, challenging and rewarding work? If so, a career in digital media may be calling you. Let’s dive in and discover what this dynamic and avant-garde profession consists of. What is digital media? Digital media is the art of mixing technology and content in a …

Peoria Campus Leader Jeff Berggren Talks Moving Forward After City Council Meeting Jeff Berggren, Huntington University’s campus manager for the planned Peoria location, talks about moving forward after a city council meeting. The Peoria City Council has approved a branch campus of Huntington University in Peoria The campus will focus on digital media arts and …

Chapman’s new 24-hour Digital Media Arts Center is state-of-the-art with state-of-the-art technology, and yet pencils and fundamentals are essential. The classic brick exterior of Chapman’s new Digital Media Arts Center, deliberately preserved from its days as the California Wire and Cable Co., belies the hyper-modern interior. Taking inspiration from major corporations such as Disneyland Resort, …

the Final report of the Australian curriculum review is seriously deficient. Many aspects of the report prompted comment, but not the recommendation that schools must forgo major world-class innovation. For the first time, the media arts, one of the five strands of the arts curriculum, was to become a compulsory subject for primary school students. …

Study Communication and Media Arts (CMA) in the communication capital of the world! Whether you are interested in television, film, digital media, journalism, or public relations and advertising, majors in the Communication and Media Arts Division will prepare you for a successful career in an industry that continues to grow. evolve and grow. In our …

PLACENTIA — El Dorado High School is opening its first college academy this fall to give students a head start in careers in the growing field of media and digital technology. The new Academy of Digital and Media Arts is available for freshmen interested in photography, animation, and video and filmmaking. “These are really great …