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Entrepreneurship opportunities key to unlocking the full MDM experience

Feb 18, 2021 By Elyse Economides

Tim Matindas knew the Master of Digital Media ( MDM ) program was the right fit for him after attending an information session. “Hearing that I could form a team to pitch an idea, and then receive support from faculty and the school every step of the way was an opportunity I knew I...

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5 Tips For a Killer Graduate School Portfolio

Jan 17, 2021 By Elyse Economides

A portfolio is an essential piece of your graduate school application. It shows your skills, but more importantly, it demonstrates your level of professionalism in how you’re able to present yourself and your work. Creating a portfolio is not easy. It takes time to decide how to focus...

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How Master of Digital Media Students Manage Remote Learning

Jan 12, 2021 By Elyse Economides

Although remote interactions defined our newest cohort’s first term of studies at Centre for Digital Media, the modified learning format also pushed them to find new ways to connect with their instructors and their peers from afar. The unexpected distance has not diminished the...

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Inside the Pre-MDM Program: An Interview with Students Bin & Simran

Dec 11, 2020 By Elyse Economides

Clear written communication is just one of many skills students can expect to learn in the Pre-Master of Digital Media ( Pre-MDM ) program at Centre for Digital Media. Lead instructor, Aida Osian, conducted an interview with two of the program’s current students , Bin Tong and Simran...

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7 Reasons to Choose the Master of Digital Media Program

Nov 30, 2020 By Elyse Economides

Are you considering grad school? Fall is the time of year when students interested in pursuing a masters degree start exploring the various options that are available for post-graduate programs. The exploration process requires a lot of research and making some important decisions...

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Meet our Fifth Cohort of Pre-MDM Students

Nov 24, 2020 By Elyse Economides

In the words of the current cohort of Pre-MDM students, the Pre-Master of Digital Media program at Centre for Digital Media is “a treasure box” filled with the professional communication and collaboration skills they will need to succeed in the digital media industry. This “group of...

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Master of Digital Media Students Launch Successful Startup During Covid Era

Nov 18, 2020 By Elyse Economides

For one Master of Digital Media student, his goal of becoming an entrepreneur was finally realized this year, when he and his venture team received $100,000 in pre-seed funding from First Fund , Canada’s largest pre-seed investment fund. BBBook , a collaborative, web-based platform for...

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Remote Team Solutions with Real-World Impact: MDM Teams Achieve Success Delivering Digital Solutions for IRL Experiences

Nov 4, 2020 By Elyse Economides

Our MDM students and faculty love a good challenge! During these unprecedented times, what sets our Master of Digital Media ( MDM ) program apart is the dynamic framework that allows our faculty and students to innovate and respond to the needs of the industry in the face of a global...

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