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    2017 Made By Girls Scholarship Recipients

    by Digital Media Academy | May 1, 2017 | Girls in Tech, News + Events | Meet the five young women who will be pursuing their passions for coding, engineering, and design this summer at Digital Media Academy as Made By Girls Scholars. The time is finally here – DMA’s 2017 Made By Girls Scholarship recipients have been chosen! After receiving over 80… Continue reading 2017 Made By Girls Scholarship Recipients

      Uplyft + Made By Girls

      by Digital Media Academy | Nov 28, 2017 | Girls in Tech, Tech Education | Today, on Giving Tuesday, we’d like to talk about one of our more meaningful partnerships that allows us at DMA to give back. In 2015, we launched our Made By Girls program in order to create more and better opportunities for girls in the tech industry. Through MBG, we… Continue reading Uplyft + Made By Girls

        From Aspiring Coder to Microsoft Intern

        by Digital Media Academy | Jan 10, 2018 | Girls in Tech, Success Stories | Meet Sophia: A Made By Girls Student Success Story Here at Digital Media Academy, we are proud of the work our students have done over the years. Frequently, we have parents or students themselves reach out to us and thank specific instructors or courses for having a… Continue reading From Aspiring Coder to Microsoft Intern

          The Five Best Upcoming Animated Films

          by Digital Media Academy | Feb 11, 2019 | Entertainment | 2018 was a great year for animated films. Incredibles 2, Isle of Dogs, and Into The Spider-Verse all knocked it out of the park. This coming year there are even more amazing films set to be released, and I think a lot of people may not realize how many. Obviously we’re getting a slew… Continue reading The Five Best Upcoming Animated Films

            Words from the Instructor – An Introduction to DMA Studios: 3D Animated Short Film Production

            by Digital Media Academy | Jan 25, 2018 | Camp Life, News + Events | Hello there! Glad you found this post because I have some cool stuff I’m super excited to share with you especially if you like animated movies or playing video games…So that’s like everyone, right? Well, I’ve made a class where you can create your own animated short!… Continue reading Words from the Instructor – An Introduction to DMA Studios: 3D Animated Short Film Production

              Insight into DMA’s Learning Methodology

              by Digital Media Academy | Feb 28, 2018 | Camp Life, Tech Education | Here at DMA, we pride ourselves on the high-quality educational experiences we provide students. Our instructors are the best, the curriculum is developed and refined year after year, and we look for the latest trends in education and technology to keep us informed on tools and skills our… Continue reading Insight into DMA’s Learning Methodology

                Stay Overnight This Summer!

                by Digital Media Academy | May 19, 2019 | Camp Life | Spending the Night at Our Summer Tech Camps Offers Incredible Opportunities Make New Friends Part of what makes going away to camp special is being able to make new friends and experience things you may not otherwise have a chance to at home. Staying overnight at a DMA camp… Continue reading Stay Overnight This Summer!

                  Production Freebies for the Aspiring Music Producer

                  by Digital Media Academy | Mar 13, 2018 | Activities, Tech Education | Free Resources to Inspire Your Next Track Beginning the production of a new track with a sweet sample is a surefire strategy for digging you out of the trenches of writer’s block. Sometimes hearing a jazzy flute lick or finding the right drum fill is all it takes to… Continue reading Production Freebies for the Aspiring Music Producer

                    How The Beatles Changed Music

                    by Kemp Edmonds | Jan 21, 2016 | Uncategorized | The Beatles were many things simultaneously: they were the most famous celebrities of their day…the best songwriters of their age…and, ultimately, the most beloved band of all time. And one more thing: The Beatles were also the most creative single force to ever hit popular… Continue reading How The Beatles Changed Music