International Digital Media and Arts Association (iDMAa)
Union’s Digital Media Studies program is a founding member of iDMAa, an international association of digital media and digital art programs dedicated to excellence in advancing existing and developing digital fields. Union students have the opportunity to attend the iDMAa annual conference; this year’s conference is in Savannah, Georgia in November. Web Resource
Union Student Film Festival
Students interested in the art of creating films can submit their best work to the Annual Union Student Film Festival, held in the Spring of each year. Grand Prize and Students’ Choice award winners will receive cash prizes, and sponsors like Avid have provided prizes for the Grand Prize winners.
Digital Media Festival (DMF)
Each fall students can submit their digital work for judging in a variety of digital media categrories by a professional jury. Prizes are awarded for the top pieces.
DMS Student Trips
Digital Media Studies majors have taken trips to visit digital media professionals in Orlando, Chicago, Atlanta, Memphis and Nashville.
Union faculty help students connect with professionals in their fields through internships. Most Digital Media majors complete at least one internship.
DMS Inspiration Salons
more info soon
Digital Media Studies Society
Scholarship Banquet with Tony Blair Oct 3, 6:00pm: Carl Perkins Civic Center, Jackson, Tennessee
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will be the keynote speaker for Union University’s 14th annual Scholarship Banquet Oct. 3 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in Jackson, Tenn. : more event info
Fall Classes Begin Aug 23, 8:00am
Fall Convocation Aug 26, 10:00am: G.M. Savage Memorial Chapel
FOCUS: New Student Orientation Aug 19, 9:00am
Freshmen Registration Jun 20, 9:00am
Communication Arts Awards Banquet May 10, 5:00pm: Grant Events Center
Come out to enjoy a great dinner and celebrate the end of the 2010-2011 school year with all of the Com. Arts faculty and staff. Tickets are $5.00 and will go on sale at the end of April.
Digital Media Festival Nov 18, 6:00pm: DMS Lab
DMS Homecoming Gathering Nov 5, 8:00pm: Cam Tracy's home
DMS Society Kick Off Party Sep 23, 7:00pm: Cam Tracy's home
Union Scholarship Symposium May 4, 9:00am: Jackson Campus