Lately, I’ve been finding inspiration and motivation in Adam Savage’s now nine-month-old book Every Tool’s a Hammer: Lessons From a Lifetime of Making. You might recall him from his fourteen years as the younger seeming, more impulsive, co-host of the … Continue reading Every Tool’s a Hammer
An intrepid and diverse group of students successfully took on a number of Summer Projects for Educational E-Development, working with faculty and staff to the benefit of the campus community. Alice Huang, Bilal Soukouna, Helen Huh,Katherine Knox and Steven Fernandez met with Librarians, … Continue reading SPEED 2019 Projects
Not everyone has a high-end camera and lenses they can use for personal projects. However anyone here at Swarthmore does! If you haven’t heard about it yet, Media Services has a range of DSLR cameras, video cameras, audio recorders and … Continue reading Take advantage of College Resources: Borrow a camera!
Coming soon to the Media Center – New Wacom Tablets! If you’re a digital artist, engineer, Photoshop/Illustrator enthusiast, or a graphic designer, you’ll be delighted to know the following items are on their way to Beardsley 114. 22-Inch Tablet 24-Inch … Continue reading You Won’t Believe How New Technology Has Media Center Power Users Talking
Following last Halloween’s experimental projection mapping on the water tower, ITS has continued to engage in digital place-making initiatives. Now in partnership with the Trico Colleges and Swarthmore’s Department of Theater, we are preparing to create large-scale art installations, via light … Continue reading Projection Mapping
Academic Technology is pleased to welcome new Media Center Coordinator and recent Swarthmore College graduate Tayarisha Poe ’12 to the Information Technology Services team. Tayarisha brings a wealth of knowledge about video production, digital photography, printing and the Adobe CS suite along with her lively and welcoming personality to the Media Center. She has particular interests in multimedia storytelling, digital cinematography and DSLR video production, and we look forward to a series of instructional workshops she’ll be hosting through the academic year on these and other media related topics. Continue reading ITS Welcomes new Media Center Coordinator Tayarisha Poe