Welcome to the new Alumni section of the NMI Blog! Here you can learn all the in’s and out about being a successful college graduate. This new section of the New Media Blog will highlight, share, respond and comment on topics and conversations that alumni from the New Media Institute want to be having. Follow […]
When we last spoke with Maureen, she was a PR Assistant at 360 Media. Since then, she’s moved on to the Georgia Aquarium as a Digital Media Specialist. “At 360 Media, I was the PR Assistant where my tasks mainly included clipping coverage for clients, writing press releases and assisting with media. While I was […]
This week in Digital Brown Bag, 4221 students learned how to edit sound clips for their NMI Alumni Interview Project while 4220 students had a work day outside of class. Dr. Sanders and Dr. Shamp gave an insightful and interesting lecture that left students better prepared to interview an alumnus that currently works with new […]
Kaitlyn Dennihy graduated from the University of Georgia in 2010 and now works for Engauge, a marketing agency located in Atlanta. What makes Engauge different from other marketing agencies is its ability to leverage creativity and technology to connect brands and consumers. Her first job with Engauge was as a Social Media Community Manager. Her […]
Can’t get enough TED? We can’t either! This week, you’ve gotten access and information about the Student Presenter Competition on Oct 23rd; you’ve learned that our TEDxUGA 2014 is [insert your idea here]; and we have one more exciting surprise for you! The New Media Institute is hosting a LiveStream Viewing Party for TEDxCity2.0! What […]
You heard it here first, folks! (Or maybe you heard it on our Twitter or Facebook or in our NMI Update). The crazy, incredible, groundbreaking theme of TEDxUGA 2014! [Insert Your Theme Here] Say what? You heard us! This means that TEDxUGA 2014 will be entirely based around ideas – new, exciting, and innovative ideas that can […]
I’m sure many of you have heard all about this mysterious Google Glass project that the NMI has been hiding away from us all. Yes, we’ve all been marveling at every piece of news on the fabulous new gadget from Google, and finally, we have some news! Our very own Clate Sanders has been playing […]
This week, some Digital Brown Bag students had a week off from lecture to work on their group projects. Many are already hitting their stride as they learn more about some new, cutting-edge technologies and took to the Twitterverse to share their thoughts.
For Lizzie Azzolino, the New Media Institute was more than a certificate on her degree. In her earlier years at UGA, she hoped to graduate and work for a PR agency, but soon recognized the media landscape was on the brink of a substantial shift. Because of this, she decided to remain in school an extra […]
Check out what some NMI students had to say after seeing Lance Koenders from The Laugh Factory speak at this week’s Digital Brown Bag!