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New Masters of Digital Media Program to award $40,000 in scholarships

Dec 12, 2008 By webdev

The Masters of Digital Media Program (MDM) will be Canada’s first professional graduate program in new media and will develop the next generation of leaders in digital animation, video games and other virtual world technologies. It is an innovative, full-time professional graduate...

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MDM Team Wins Top Telefonica Award at International R&D Fair

Nov 28, 2008 By Anonymous

Vancouver, BC, November 28, 2008 - Movisphere, a virtual world games arcade developed by students of the Masters of Digital Media (MDM) Program in collaboration with Telefonica , won top honours in the "Best New Business Opportunity" Category at Telefonica's Second Annual Research Fair...

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MDM Project Posted on Leading Game Industry Education Website, GameCareerGuide.com

Nov 7, 2008 By webdev

MDM grad students Ashley Blacquiere and Aerlyn Weissman wrote “ Ocean Summits and Virtual Fish: Games for a Sustainable Future ” which was posted on GameCareerGuide.com – the renowned website (and sister site to Gamasutra.com ) features cutting edge articles and case studies of game...

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MDM Program in its Second Year

Sep 17, 2008 By Anonymous

The Masters of Digital Media Program kicked off its second year of classes at the beginning of September – welcoming returning and many new students. Both the new cohort (informally dubbed, "Next Gens") ( See Graduating Class of 2010 Student Bios ), and the returning class (or "First...

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MDM Student’s Artwork Makes the Top 10 List of Canucks Goalie Mask Design Contest

Aug 27, 2008 By Anonymous

MDM graduate student Elmar de la Cruz's totem-inspired design made the Top 10 List of the Vancouver Canucks Curtis Sanford Mask Design Contest . Out of the more than 300 entries, submitted from around the world, de la Cruz’ s artwork was ranked in the top 10 by none other than the...

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MDM Students Begin Internships

May 1, 2008 By Anonymous

The Centre for Digital Media will be a quieter place for the next four months as students begin their paid internships. They are currently filling positions ranging from Project Managers and Assistant Producers to Social Media Community Animators, and Virtual World Technologists. This...

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EA Announces $60,000 in new scholarship funding for MDM applicants

Apr 2, 2008 By Anonymous

The Masters of Digital Media Program is delighted by the recent announcement that Electronic Arts (EA) will continue its strong program support by offering three new entrance scholarships to extraordinary MDM applicants. The scholarships, worth $20,000 each, will be accompanied by a...

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Two $10,000 MDM Entrance Scholarships Up for Grabs

Mar 14, 2008 By Anonymous

The Masters of Digital Media (MDM) Program will make available two entrance scholarships for outstanding applicants to the second cohort that starts September 2008. The first year scholarships are $10,000 each and will be based on extraordinary merit, one in the field of Visual Arts...

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