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About tylerjamesxo

Summary A few sentences long. Should include: Who are you? What is your focus/? What do you aspire to? Whatwill be found in this portfolio (in broad strokes)? Check for spelling, grammar, capitalization, etc. Spend some time refining this. Should NOT include: Information not relevant to this portfolio (“I have a brother named Steve, and a fish named Jimmy”) Informal language (“im TOTES into teh database programming!!1!”) ‘shout outs’ (“Hey Jimmy! Say hi to mom for me!”) Think about the tone you want to present publicly and to your faculty. After your summary, list the following categories: Software expertise [list all software in which you are proficient] Related Work [Work or internships related to DMA. What was your job title? Where? When?] Exhibitions [Any time your work has exhibited- public screenings, gallery shows, etc. What? When? Where?] Publications [Any of your images or writing that has been published. What? When? Where?] Conferences [Any conferences you’ve attended. What? When? Where? If you presented, also post the title of the presentation. Organizations [Off-campus organizations you are a member of. Do you hold a special position? President, Treasurer, etc?] Clubs [Campus clubs you are a part of. Do you hold a special position? President, Treasurer, etc?] Volunteering [Any community service or volunteer events you’ve been involved with] List all of these categories, even if some of them are blank for now. Make it your goal to fill out something in each category.

HOW Connference Spark Session: Tina Essmaker

Hustle This is the word that Tina’s whole presentation was based on. As a creative, we all seem to find ourselves living in the hustle. We are told to hustle harder. We are told to hustle longer. We are told to … Continue reading

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DMA Senior Showcase.

On Saturday, May 5, 2018, I was able to attend the Digital Media and Animation Senior showcase. There was a piece that really stuck out to me done by Shanelle Chinnery called “Shut The F**k Up, It’s The Pup In The Cup.” … Continue reading

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Debbie Millman

I was so excited to have the honor to have a Q&A with Debbie Millman and then get to actually meet her at the HOW conference. Debbie was the President in the design division of Sterling Brands starting back in … Continue reading

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Jessica Schueler

Degree: Bachelors of Science in Digital Media and Animation Year: 2016 School: Alfred State College Most Memorable Quote: “Prioritize work!”

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Alexx Yates Mason

Degree: Bachelors of Science in Digital Media and Animation Year: 2014 School: Alfred State College Most Memorable Quote: “Don’t take criticism of your work personally”

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Tim Troiano

Degree: Bachelors of Science in Digital Media and Animation Year: 2015 School: Alfred State College Most Memorable Quote: “Never stop making portfolio work.”

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Sarah Tuhro

Degree: Bachelors of Science in Digital Media and Animation Year: 2013 School: Alfred State College Most Memorable Quote: “Fake it till you make it”

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