Shawn Mitchell

Class of 2022: Shawn Mitchell

Fourth-year student Shawn Mitchell was planning to study physics until a gap year changed the course of his collegiate experience. This month, Mitchell is ready to graduate and pursue his passion for immersive media with the distinction of being the Department of Critical Media Practice’s William W. White Outstanding Senior.

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Class of 2022: Honors and Distinction Graduates

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CMCI Now: Sharing the Love

Dec. 21, 2021

Meet Denver's Most Remarkable Woman, CMCI student Angel Mollel. After moving from a male-dominated village in Tanzania to the U.S. in 2012, Mollel launched the foundation 1 Love to improve the livelihood of Maasai people and empower women and girls to pursue their dreams. Now a sophomore studying media production, she uses visual storytelling to share her mission and culture.

"The ICA Loop" by Taylor Passios

CMCI Now: In the Loop

Aug. 30, 2021

For her honor's thesis, media production major Taylor Passios turned her apartment into an immersive exhibit to illuminate the role of online information overload in COVID-related hypochondria.

Cera Kocher

Class of 2021: Cera Kocher

May 3, 2021

After leaving her hometown of Glenwood Springs to pursue her education in Boulder, senior Cera Kocher quickly realized that, while it takes courage to try something new, there’s power in the ability to feel comfortable as a beginner. After college, she’ll continue to fuel her entrepreneurial spirit by joining Boulder Media House, a production company launched by fellow CMCI and CU Boulder alumni. With majors in Media Production and Strategic Communication, as well as a minor in Creative Technology and Design, Kocher is the Department of Critical Media Practices’ William W. White Outstanding Senior.

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CMCI Now: Back From the Past

Aug. 18, 2020

Media Production students cluster around a table in CU Boulder’s Museum of Natural History as Emily Braker, the museum’s collections manager, reveals their subjects: a snake in a jar, taxidermied birds, a series of skulls and an array of other specimens dating back to the early 1900s. Their task? Take advantage of 2020 technology to reanimate the objects for an assignment in their Introduction to Extended Realities course.

Sofia Peña y Lillo

Class of 2020: Sofia Peña y Lillo

June 4, 2020

What do you do when you can’t decide between majors? For graduating student Sofia Noelle Peña y Lillo, the answer was simple: pursue all three.

Delaney

Class of 2020: Delaney Schoenfeldt

May 13, 2020

After completing a slew of internships, senior Delaney Schoenfeldt will graduate with a career she loves and CMCI’s top honor.

Capstone 2020 Media Production showcase

Capstone 2020 Showcases Media Production Graduating Class

May 3, 2020

Showcasing the work of media artists in the Media Production BA program at the University of Colorado Boulder, Capstone 2020: Critical Media Showcase is a remote event created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. All artists were enrolled in the course Concepts and Practices of New Media, their final degree...