On Friday, January 31st, at the Madison Media Institute winter commencement ceremony, internationally renowned percussionist, Clyde Stubblefield was awarded an honorary Bachelor of Science Degree from Madison Media Institute. Mr. Stubblefield is best known for his work with the James Brown Band in the mid to late sixties, and is reputed to be the most sampled drummer in American music history. [More…]
In 1928 George Washington Hill, head of the American Tobacco Company, hired public relations specialist Edward Bernays to help him expand the market for cigarettes. Tobacco use among men had soared after the First World War, during which cigarettes had been included in soldiers’ rations, but it was still considered taboo for women. Hill wanted to change that. “If I can crack that market,” he told Bernays, “it will be like opening a new gold mine right in our front yard.” [More…]
I undertook a task a year ago. My goal was to help build a sense of community on campus at Madison Media Institute. I know community can increase retention among people who identify themselves as urban and I wanted to increase retention of the urban demographic. I also wanted a place where I could build community for all people, no exclusions. [More…]
More Details of MMI’s New DPT Program
Madison Media Institute’s new Digital Photography Technician is planned to run over two fifteen week blocks, with each block having five courses as follows.
This course will examine the history and development of photography, as well as the main genres seen in contemporary practice. The course will also introduce semiotics, the study of meanings, and how meanings are generated by images. [More…]
Tom Galante, MMI Graduate and currently the Director of Development at Mid-west Digital Marketing
Why Hire MMI Graduates?
As a 2006 MMI graduate from the Video & Motion Graphics program, Tom has firsthand knowledge of what an education from MMI means and what an MMI graduate can bring to the table for a business regarding skills and industry knowledge. As a Director of Development at Mid-west Digital Marketing Tom has turned to MMI several times to help connect him with graduates to fill his open career positions.
Listen to Tom as he tells us why he hires MMI graduates and why he would encourage anyone considering MMI to attend.
Are you interested in pursuing a career in the media arts? Check out the programs offered at Madison Media Institute.
A 2008 Recording and Music Technology graduate is going on tour this summer as part of a star studded line up.
Greg Stansberry, owner of NxT Platu Studio, explains that his path to success was a long and winding road.
Are you interested in pursuing a career in media arts? Check out the programs offered at Madison Media Institute.