News Stories

Students Explore Animated-Art

posted November 19, 2010
Under the direction of Donna Hajash, Phillip Galanter, and Junghee Hahm, students in VIST-105 explored the foundational elements of 2D animation by creating shadow puppets reminiscent of those first used when the art of “animated” visual-storytelling began.

PIXAR Visits Viz

posted November 19, 2010
Former student, Keith Klohn (effects technical-director) accompanied Ian Steplowski (character technical-director) and Robin McDonald (sr. technical recruiter) to Aggieland to meet with students, critique demo-reels, and discuss all things PIXAR.

LaFayette awarded Regan Prize

posted November 11, 2010
Professor Carol LaFayette was awarded the Regan Interdisciplinary Prize for her work that fostered collaborative involvement between different departments and colleges.

Lucasfilm Visits Viz

posted November 9, 2010
Anita Stokes and Megan Mendelson visited with students, and faculty to discuss career opportunities at the various divisions of Lucasfilm.

Viz Student Wins IVC Competition

posted November 5, 2010
Jonathan Greenwald worked with Shyam Kannapurakkaran and Ganesh Rao to produce his winning entry for the Immersive Visualization Center’s annual competition.