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Radio Is New Again at the Academy’s School of Multimedia Communications

In today’s digitally saturated world, it’s easy to overlook the power of radio, a multibillion-dollar industry that’s evolving on the web in addition to broadcast. Preparing students for successful 21st-century radio careers is one dimension of what the Academy of Art University’s School of Multimedia Communications does. Here, instructor Matty Staudt talks about that mission… Full Story »

Academy Student Nathan Godding Named a ‘Young Creative to Watch’

This year HOW magazine, a national forum for graphic designers, included talented Academy of Art University BFA student Nathan Godding in its exclusive list of 16 Young Creatives to Watch (Jan. 2012 issue). He was selected from upcomers across the nation as a young design gun to remember, and he hasn’t even graduated yet! HOW [&hellip… Full Story »

Academy of Art University’s Diane Baker Appears Feb. 27 on TV’s ‘HOUSE’

Diane Baker, executive director of the Academy’s School of Motion Pictures, Television & Acting — an acclaimed performer and producer with dozens of credits and awards — appears in the Monday, February 27 episode of the popular FOX TV series HOUSE. Baker portrays the lead character’s mother, who has a surprising love interest… Full Story »

Academy Alum Johnny Selman’s Work Lands in The New York Times

After graduating from the Academy of Art University this past winter, Johnny Selman headed to New York to take on the big city. And taking it on he is … his first stop, The New York Times: Selman’s illustrations were featured in the Times Sunday Book Review section February 17 and the Opinion Pages February… Full Story »

Designing Tomorrow’s Digital Magazines: Adobe’s Bruce Bell

What do home guru Martha Stewart and tech-savvy Wired magazine have in common, besides predicting the future of our living rooms? They both needed help transitioning to the next phase of their digital lives — the iPad and other tablets. What they needed was the innovative mind of Academy of Art University alum Bruce Bell… Full Story »