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1804, 2016
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Media Week 2016 Recap

April 18th, 2016|Animation, Film Festival, Industry Connections, Students, Studio, Uncategorized|

Media Week 2016 was our largest yet—with 12 academic talks, 2 workshops, and an Indian music concert in addition to the Speechless Film Festival events. As always, our speakers cover a range of topics including production, broadcast, art, and design. […]

1104, 2016
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2016 Hockey Broadcast Crew honored by NATAS

April 11th, 2016|Live Broadcasts, Student Awards, Student Projects, Students, Studio|

We are proud to announce that BLC Studios—Maverick Hockey Weekend just received a Student Crystal Pillar Award for Newscast Excellence from the Upper Midwest Emmy® Chapter/Foundation in the category of College – Sports: Live Event. […]

2503, 2016
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Speechless Film Festival 2016 Recap

March 25th, 2016|Alumni, Animation, Community Outreach, Faculty and Staff, Film Festival, Industry Connections, Student Projects, Students, Studio|

It was another great year of movies, music, and parties at the international Speechless Film Festival. And just like any year, the festival planning season was equally dramatic and full of surprises as any great film. […]

2202, 2016
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Speechless Film Fest announces 2016 films

February 22nd, 2016|Community Outreach, Faculty and Staff, Film Festival, Students|

It’s going to be a big year. 101 films. 3 makeshift theaters. 1 philosophical-orchestral-indie rock band. A project from this spring’s motion graphics students. And much, much more!  […]

802, 2016
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Brett O. interns with the Charlotte Hornets

February 8th, 2016|Live Broadcasts, Students, Uncategorized|

With the superbowl behind us, let’s talk basketball. Senior Brett Olson is spending his spring semester as a full time video production intern in the marketing department for Hornets Sports and Entertainment. […]

2001, 2016
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Alumni Update: Ben Lundsten

January 20th, 2016|Alumni, Industry Connections|

Ben Lundsten belongs to the media arts’ first graduating cohort in Spring 2012. As a student, Ben was a photography junkie and filmmaker. He won vimeo’s One Shot, One Kill contest for a clever black and white short […]

601, 2016
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2015 Year in Review

January 6th, 2016|Alumni, Community Outreach, Faculty and Staff, Film Festival, Industry Connections, Live Broadcasts, Music Video, Student Awards, Student Projects, Students, Studio|

For our 2015 year in review, we made a poster and put it up outside the studio wing in Honsey Hall. […]

1712, 2015
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Alumni Update: Andrew Halverson

December 17th, 2015|Alumni, Industry Connections, Technology|

Many of our recent alumni updates feature graduates from the last year or two. But Andrew Halverson is a different case—he’s gearing up for his tenth year with the Minnesota Twins. […]

1012, 2015
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Students shoot for Fortune Magazine

December 10th, 2015|Industry Connections, Student Projects, Students, Technology|

It’s hard for any student to graduate from our media arts program without doing at least some client work on-location at Drive-A-Tank. […]

3011, 2015
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Red Eye Film Fest 2015

November 30th, 2015|Animation, Community Outreach, Film Festival, Student Awards, Student Projects, Students, Studio|

Red Eye Film Festival is a blitz student-filmmaking competition run by Bethany Lutheran College. This high-energy Bethany tradition grew in scope last year when students from South Central College and Minnesota State University-Mankato were invited to participate. […]