Digital Media

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 M

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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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Digital students say they're not worried about future - Many have a wide variety of skills and a willingness to relocate

By Marke Andrews, Vancouver Sun February 17, 2009

With graduation only a week away, and the economic crisis forcing layoffs in his chosen field of video games, Sean Williams has narrowed his career search.

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Provincial parties seek to win hearts, clicks. The battle for votes is already being waged online using array of tools

The provincial election may still be six months away, but in cyberspace, the B.C. "e-lection" is already under way.

This week, B.C. New Democrats will unveil a new website -- -- complete with tools to get people involved in its fledgling campaign.

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