Category Archives: EMC Studio

The Champlain College Emergent Media Center’s Sandbox team has been selected to showcase their SpaceBox project for alt.ctrl.GDC 2017!!!

The Champlain College Emergent Media Center’s Sandbox team has been selected to showcase their SpaceBox project for alt.ctrl.GDC 2017!!! The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world’s largest professional game industry event with over 27,000 attendees. alt.ctrl.GDC is one of GDC’s most acclaimed interactive spaces, an on-site showcase of alternative control schemes and interactions in […]

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‘Talkin’ Ten’ with Jason Rauck ’13

Former Emergent Media Center employee, Jason Rauck ’13 stopped by the Emergent Media Center and took some time to chat with us about his time at the EMC. The EMC has changed a lot over the last ten years. What’s it like when you walk through here and see how it’s grown? The consistency really […]

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‘Talkin’ Ten’ With Grant Parker ’13

Former Emergent Media Center employee, Grant Parker ’13 stopped by the Emergent Media Center and took some time to chat with us about his time at the EMC. How did your experience here translate into the professional world after graduation? One of the nice things that Champlain does is working in teams. You’re working in […]

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‘Talkin’ Ten’ with Alex Tardif ’13

Former Emergent Media Center employee, Alex Tardif ’13 stopped by the Emergent Media Center and took some time to chat with us about his time at the EMC. The EMC has changed a lot over the last ten years. What’s it like when you walk through here and see how it’s grown? Physically, it’s different […]

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“Flight” and “Graffiniti” Take Off at Burlington International

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. – A nearly year-long collaboration between Burlington International Airport and the Champlain College Emergent Media Center’s Sandbox Team culminated last week with the launch of two interactive art installations. “People drive by Champlain College, say it’s a beautiful campus, but no one is really sure what is going on behind those walls. […]

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“Talkin’ Ten” with Former EMC Project Manager Lauren Nishikawa ’09

Former Emergent Media Center Project Manager Lauren Nishikawa ’09 stopped by Alumni Auditorium as a member of the Game Panel at Champlain College’s inaugural 2016 Fall Career Conference, and took some time to chat with us about the tenth anniversary of the EMC. What’s it like to look back on ten years of the Emergent Media […]

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EMC Kicks Off 10th Anniversary Celebration

BURLINGTON, Vt. — Champlain College Emergent Media Center Director and Associate Dean Ann DeMarle took center stage Monday morning at the Career Collaborative’s inaugural Fall Career Conference to launch a year-long campaign celebrating the 10th anniversary of the EMC and its programs. “We’ve done a lot in the past ten years. And we are celebrating […]

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My First Brainstorm Experience

By Madisen Kramer According to my Google search, the definition of a brainstorm is “a spontaneous group discussion to produce ideas and ways of solving problems.” This is exactly what I did, thanks to the Emergent Media Center (EMC), for two days straight earlier this week. The brainstorm was meant to produce ideas for a […]

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Summer, Scrums, and Critiques

By Giuseppe Liquori Summer ‘16 is here! For the Emergent Media Center (EMC), summer is the busiest time of year – we’re working on a myriad of projects and the absence of classes gives the student employees the ability to produce great work at top speed. The extra time also allows for the studio to […]

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