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    OK GO: Treadmill Beginnings

    Posted on Feb 17, 2016 10:27:02 AM by Jordan Wippell in best technology university, in Blogs, in cinematography, in degree in digital filmmaking, in digital filmmaking, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in film, in film degree, in film production, in innovation, in music video, in OK GO, in school for film production, in student filmmaker, in viral video, in visual effects, in YouTube

    Back in 2015, I had pleasure of seeing indie-rock band OK GO live at the Crescent Ballroom in downtown Phoenix. It was my first live concert in the USA and to say that it was thoroughly awesome, is an understatement.

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    Photography - My Newest Passion

    Posted on Feb 16, 2016 4:57:04 PM by Jacob Turocy in Blogs, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Media, in interest in photography, in nature photography, in photographer, in photography, in student resources, in technology, in technology college

    I’ve recently taken an interest in photography and what started out as taking a few photos of a beautiful Arizona sunset turned into something much more.

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    Why Should We Care About The Oscars?

    Posted on Feb 12, 2016 10:32:57 AM by Jordan Wippell in art of film, in award show, in Blogs, in Degree in Film Production, in digital filmmaking, in Digital Filmmaking and Video Production, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in film production, in filmmaking, in Oscars, in The Academy

    As I’ve gotten older I have started to become extremely jaded towards extravagant award shows, by this I mean the Oscars. What is supposed to be a celebration of cinema now seems like a bunch of celebrities patting each other on the back, all the while saturating themselves in vanity and ego. Sometimes I can’t help but feel they are missing the point… and I know others feel this way too.

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    Anomalisa: Heart and Art

    Posted on Feb 4, 2016 2:01:15 PM by Jordan Wippell in animation, in Anomalisa, in best technology university, in Blogs, in Charlie Kaufman, in degree in digital arts, in Degree in Film Production, in digital filmmaking, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Video, in film degree, in film production, in stop motion, in student filmmaker

    For those of your perplexed by the title of this blog post, you may be asking “What is Anomalisa?”

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    From Australia to UAT: A Koala-ty Story

    Posted on Jan 27, 2016 1:56:14 PM by Jordan Wippell in college, in Degree in Film Production, in Digital Filmmaking and Video Production, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Video, in film festival, in film production, in Film Production Schools, in filmmaker, in filmmaking, in international student, in movie screening, in movies, in Phoenix Film Festival, in Scholarship, in technology college, in University of Advancing Technology, in young filmmakers

    It was a hot Australian summer’s day as I stood next to a large production camera that was pointed at a concerned police officer. I placed my face up to the eyepiece and made sure that the focus and exposure of the shot was still correct. The journalist next to me was asking a slew of questions about a possible arson when all of a sudden a vibration in my pocket broke my concentration. I stepped back and pulled out the phone. It buzzed in my hand and the small screen displayed an international number “Unknown.” Having been at the job for almost two years, I was confident that I could answer the call without any trouble. I stepped away from the camera and put the phone to my ear. I was soon greeted by a friendly voice that stated they were from the University of Advancing Technology and that congratulations were in order for winning the Digital Video Scholarship.

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    SIP Fair

    Posted on Apr 20, 2015 3:49:19 PM by admin in Academics, in blog, in Blogs, in Computer Animation Degree, in computer science degree, in Cyber Security Degree, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Maker Fabrication Degree, in Digital Media, in game design degree, in Geeky Stuff, in Human-Computer Interaction Degree, in Presentations, in Robotics Degree, in senior innovation project, in SIP, in SIP Fair, in Student Life, in technology college

    Hey All!

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    Rare Women in Rare Fields

    Posted on Apr 2, 2015 3:14:29 PM by admin in Academics, in all degrees, in Blogs, in Computer Animation Degree, in computer science degree, in Cyber Security Degree, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Maker Fabrication Degree, in Digital Media, in game design degree, in Geeky Stuff, in Human-Computer Interaction Degree, in issues, in Robotics Degree, in STEM, in STEM Fields, in Student, in Student Life, in technology, in technology college, in UAT, in women, in women in technology

    Hey All! I think we have reached an end to the world of digital Painting Programs series! If you have any suggestions on a program I should try or a review you'd like to see just comment below on it!

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    Career Fair Craziness

    Posted on Mar 24, 2015 1:12:20 PM by admin in Academics, in apple, in Blogs, in career fair, in Computer Animation Degree, in computer science degree, in Cyber Security Degree, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Maker Fabrication Degree, in game design degree, in Geeky Stuff, in Human-Computer Interaction Degree, in nick, in nickolodeon, in nsa, in opportunities at UAT, in Robotics Degree, in student life, in Student Life, in technology college, in UAT

    Hey All!

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    Inspirational in Ireland

    Posted on Mar 21, 2015 6:12:49 PM by admin in art, in Belfast, in Belleek Pottery, in Blogs, in cliffs, in Cliffs of Moher, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Fantasy Life, in fun, in Game Art & Animation, in game design degree, in Game Textures, in game texturing, in gaming, in Greenery, in Ireland, in lamb, in Northern Ireland, in Spring Break, in student life, in Student Life, in Titanic Museum, in UAT, in University of Advancing Technology, in Vacation, in video games, in visual

    With St. Patrick's day come and gone I think now is a great time to talk about how I spent my spring break, in the beautiful green country of Ireland!

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    Back from Break: Adventures in the New Semester

    Posted on Jan 31, 2014 1:55:13 PM by admin in 2014, in Academics, in Digital Filmmaking Degree, in Digital Video, in glee, in global game jam, in spring, in Student Life, in technology college, in UAT clubs, in UAT Discovery Expo, in video games

    Hey everyone! It's been a while. Hope the holidays have treated everyone well!

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