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  • DoIT Expands Campus Live Streaming

    VPC partnership continues students & alums as “crew"
    While it’s not the same as attending in person, if you enjoy watching UMBC basketball or Commencement live online, soon you might also be able to watch other major campus events in the same way....
    Posted: August 20, 2019 1:05 PM
  • Roddy Named Manager of DoIT's New Media Studio

    The Division of Information Technology (DoIT) is pleased to announce that Dustin Roddy has been named manager of its New Media Studio (NMS). A 2014 graduate of the Media & Communications...
    Posted: February 11, 2019 5:02 PM
  • DoIT's Dustin Roddy Receives UMBC Athletics' Gritty Award

    Limelight shines on behind-the-scenes producer
    During its annual "Gritty Awards" last Wednesday, May 7, UMBC Athletics went "off script" and surprised DoIT's Dustin Roddy, by awarding him the 2017-18 Leon Upshur Memorial Award for "outstanding...
    Posted: May 15, 2018 9:57 AM
  • DoIT Upgrades New Media Studio to HD

    More Modern Facilities Are "A Boon to Students"
    Over the summer, DoIT replaced all of the New Media Studio’s analog, standard-definition TV production equipment to high definition (HD). This included three new Sony HD cameras and related...
    Posted: August 25, 2017 3:34 PM
  • DoIT, Athletics, MCS Team Up to Put UMBC on ESPN

    Behind the scenes of student-produced basketball games
    A year ago, Athletic Director Tim Hall and VP of IT Jack Suess had a vision to bring together UMBC students, young alumni, and outside professionals for sports production. Eli Eisenberg, President...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 12:38 PM
  • Improving Lives with Urban Forestry

    NMS, MCS & the USFS partner to document research and impact
    An ongoing collaboration between the USDA Forest Service (USFS), UMBC’s Department of Media & Communication Studies and New Media Studio is giving students an opportunity to explore and...
    Posted: April 4, 2017 7:45 PM
  • MCS students and DHMH produce Overdose Prevention series

    During the Fall 2016 semester, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Overdose Prevention Office worked with MCS television production students at UMBC to interview stakeholders...
    Posted: December 21, 2016 2:03 PM
  • Humanities Scholars explore Baltimore micro-cultures

    During the fall semester of 2015, students in seminar HUM 120 "Documenting Culture in Baltimore" explored three businesses along Baltimore's Paca Street. In this course, first-year Humanities...
    Posted: July 17, 2016 10:21 AM
  • MCS Production Fellows document Refugee Youth Project

    In the spring of 2016, students from MCS 484 "MCS Production Fellows" worked with the Refugee Youth Project to create three videos highlighting their work.  RYP provides after-school, summer...
    Posted: July 16, 2016 12:25 PM
  • "Mill Stories" documentary wins Telly Award

    The film, "Mill Stories: Remembering Sparrows Point Steel Mill," co-produced by the UMBC New Media Studio and Maryland Traditions, has been named a Bronze winner by the 37th Annual Telly...
    Posted: July 13, 2016 10:04 AM