Faculty News

Tom Calvert Receives Canadian Digital Media Pioneer Award

From our colleagues at the Faculty of Communication, Art, and Technology (FCAT) comes the news of the Canadian Digital Media Pioneer Award

read more

Faculty Member Larry Bafia has been appointed Producer of the Computer Animation Festival at SIGGRAPH 2018

Faculty member Larry Bafia has been appointed producer for the 2018 Computer Animation Festival (CAF) at SIGGRAPH (Special Interest Grou

read more

The Role of Improvisation in Rapid Prototyping

Professor, composer, Action Researcher and retired professional clown Patrick Pennefather identifies rapid prototyping as a key component to Interdisciplinary Improvisation in the Master of Digital Media program.

read more

Learning English for Digital Media: Interview with CDM’s Newest Faculty Ray Rahimi

The MDM program often rejects potentially great students that don’t meet the minimum requirements for English. Strong communication in English is a necessity to excel both in the MDM program and the digital media industry.

read more

Reinventing the Audience Experience at Salon Series #3: A Streamed Dance Event

This is a guest post from MDM faculty Patrick Pennefather. Read more over on

read more

CDM’s Newest Faculty Brings 20 Years Experience in Digital Media, Gaming & Film

Centre for Digital Media is excited to welcome Jason Elliott as the newest full-time faculty member.

read more

Digital Media in Brazil

Centre for Digital Media’s director Richard Smith travelled to Brazil early this semester to connect with Brazil’s digital media industry. This is his account of the trip.

read more

Bringing Interactivity to Museums: An Interview with MDM Faculty Larry Bafia, Part 2

Larry Bafia has had an incredible career—from the claymation days of Will Vinton Studios, to being the Commerical Animation Director at PDI/Dreamworks, to now being a full-time faculty member at the Centre for Digital Media.

read more

Pages