Tag Archives: MFA

We’re Leveling Up!

If you’re looking for the EMC team right now, try checking under the layers of dust, moving boxes, and displaced furniture. A big expansion project is in the works and we couldn’t be more excited to bring a new level of innovation to Champlain College and the surrounding community! The Emergent Media Center is still […]

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SorrySpace Provides a Platform for Bullies to Own Up

By Erin Barnaby, MFA candidate ’14 Four MFA in Emergent Media students – Jessica Martin, Becky Colley, Jeffrey Turner, and Erin Barnaby – along with fifth member Emily McManamy, participated in the 24-hour Storyhack Vermont competition on October 19th.  The competition began at 10am on Saturday morning when we met at 242 Main Street to […]

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Championing BREAKAWAY in El Salvador

This snippet is re-posted from the EMC’s “Games Take on Violence Against Women” blog, chronicling the milestones and international journeys of the BREAKAWAY electronic game project. Read the full post here. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— We are breathing fresh air into this blog these next two weeks. It has been quiet not because important work spreading BREAKAWAY wasn’t […]

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Setting the Scene: What is Emergent Media?

What-is-Emergent-Media2It seemed fitting over here on our new blog to get straight to the heart of what we do. Emergent media. What is it? Where is it? Who does it impact? What does it “look” like? Where is it going?

This video was produced in late 2011 by three MFA in Emergent Media students in their first semester in the program. Ross Gracia, Alex Daly, and Jessica Lynch have since successfully graduated from the program, but their short film still wonderfully encapsulates the question, “What is Emergent Media?”. Continue reading