Feels good to be heard!

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The Cinematic Arts department hosted a “Listening Session” for IFDM students this week. Although at first I didn’t quite understand how the dynamic of the event would play out, I thoroughly enjoyed it! Initially, I thought it was one of those “drop in whenever you’d like, take off whenever” kind of events, and was not able to […]

Weird School Supplies

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Being a fine arts major means having weird school related expenses. This time it was headphones for a sound class. My earbuds were simply not going to cut it. I think the weirdest thing I have ever bought for a class was the supplies for an 8′ window on stilts. Try explaining that to the […]

A Candid Review

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Let’s hope EGE doesn’t read my blog. The PEASS program at EGE is hit or miss. As part of the second semester of our intensive Arabic program, we’ve been taking topics courses in Arabic on revolution, religion, the history of Morocco and political institutions in Morocco. Our classes are now mixed levels and we’ve been […]

Field Trip

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This semester I am taking a Sound for Media class. We focus on recording, editing and mixing audio. To help us with the class our instructor arranged for us to go to an actual recording studio. The owner and engineer, Matthew, gave up his professional time to talk to us. He brought in a drummer […]

Big Visit

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At the end of February, John Hight from Blizzard came to check out gaming here at UNM. I found out about it when my former instructor asked me to show off some of the gaming projects I have worked on. I am not familiar with Blizzard’s games directly, seeing as I simply do not have […]

Senioritis at its Best

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Well guys, we’re a month into the new semester already, can you believe it? This semester marks the beginning of my senior year of college, and so far I’m finding it harder to focus, constantly daydreaming of sunny vacations and days of reading for FUN. So you can say that the senioritis has hit, hard. […]