Digital Media

Facebook and Other Social Media as Culture

To understand the impact and potential of platforms like Facebook, we need to understand some of the building blocks that underpin today’s web-connected communities. We are in the midst of a global

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Man Up Canada website project team awarded 2011 Gerri Sinclair Award for Innovation

Following a faculty review of project work by the 2011 graduating class, the Gerri Sinclair Award for Innovation in Digital Media was awarded to the ManKind team for its development of a social media marketing campaign for the Men’s Health Initiative of BC (MHIBC).

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CMF to fund new social app developed by alumni startup

MDM alumni-founded 8 Leaf Digital Productions was recently awarded a significant investment from the Canada Media Fund (CMF) to develop

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Digital Media Grads Create Touchless Ad Campaign for Jugo Juice

D-sign Interactive, a start-up digital marketing company formed by graduate students at Vancouver’s Centre for Digital Media in 2009, is rolling out its first ad campaign for national retailer Jugo Juice next week.
 

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MDM Grads Help Create World's Largest Piece of Moving Public Art

Masters of Digital Media (MDM) graduates and local businessmen Yangos Hadjiyannis and Sheng Yu Yang are the creative force behind InTransit BC’s (ITBC) recent web-based fundraising campaign, The Pixel Train.

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Pixar Studio Opens in Vancouver

Centre for Digital Media Director of Industry Relations, Dennis Chenard is interviewed by Marsha Lederman in a Globe and Mail article about the digital-animation and visual-effects boom hitting Canada's West Coast.

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Is Avatar's social impact virtual, too?

MDM faculty, Patrick Pennefather, weighs in on the film Avatar in this editorial piece published on February 6 in the Vancouver Sun. 

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Best in Show in B.C. Tech

Gerri Sinclair, along with two other industry experts were invited by B.C. Business Magazine to take part in a round table discussion on what it takes to foster a healthy high-tech sector.

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