Student News

Entrepreneurship and the Master of Digital Media Program

By Dennis Chenard. 

Should you get your Masters degree or pursue your start-up idea? Why not do both at the same time!

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Student Pitch Project Walkies get Accepted to HAX Hardware Accelerator

With an idea that started in their first term at the CDM (Fall 2015), Walkies Lab Inc develops a smart wearable toy for toddlers that is fun to play and enhances their motor an

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The Pat Hibbitts Scholarship Award Winner: Andrea Del Rio

The Pat Hibbitts Scholarship is awarded annually to an incoming female student into the Master of Digital Media program who is choosing to undergo a career change from a non digital media-related field int

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Alumni Testimonial: What Led Me to the MDM Program

My name is Chris Sroka and I am a student/alumni from the 10th Cohort of the Master of Digital Media program at the Centre for Digital Media.

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Transitioning from Pitch Project to Start-Up with Quupe: the Shared Economy Platform

In the third semester of the MDM program, students can decide to pitch an idea for their own project they would like to work on and spend 13 weeks bringing that idea to fruition.

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Curating the Planets – A Galactic Design Jam For A Science Museum

For the students of the Master of Digital Media program the first weekend of September is an intense experience.  They are asked to create a digital prototype in 48 hours with a group of fellow students they have just met and they know little about.

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Students Learn VR at 4 Week Boot Camp

VR technology is developing at a rapid pace and students at the Centre for Digital Media have been busy testing different technologies and exploring the possibilities of VR.

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Students Building an Online VR Escape Room for Older Adults

How can video game designers engage older generations with new technologies? How do older adults interact with technologies like VR and online social games?

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