Master of Arts in Interactive Media Capstone Exhibition

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This year’s class of Interactive Media graduate students are multi-dimensional.
They represent a wide range of backgrounds, making them multi-cultural.
They vary in ages, from early twenties to mid-40s, making them multi-generational.
With skills ranging from videography to graphic design to web development, these students are multi-talented.

Take a look around the site and discover the multi-levels of projects that these students have completed for their Capstone exhibition projects.

Capstone Projects

We are multi-talented.
Browse our Capstone projects that range from websites to interactive magazines.

Evan Blaine Atkinson

Evan Blaine Atkinson

Blurb about Capstone: I am working with a digital media company named WrennWorks to create three interactive iPad games for the North Carolina Zoo.  These games will be placed in the polar bear exhibit and each game focuses on polar bears, and there environment.

Arielle Aurrichio

Arielle Aurrichio

I am designing and developing an interactive storytelling website focusing on the issues of poverty and hunger in Alamance County, NC.

Tynesha Brown

Tynesha Brown

The purpose of my capstone is to create an interactive campus map for prospective and incoming students to learn the buildings on the campus.

NC A&T Map

 

Sasha Campbell

Sasha Campbell

A compelling journey into a new interactive young adult novel. It tells a story of a new world full of metallurgists and an adventure unlike any other. Created in Digital Publishing Suite, this book contains beautiful graphics, a entertaining motion graphic and a quiz to help you find out which clan you belong in. Orin Perth’s Guide to the Metal Elementals will be released May 21st.

Jen Buxton

Jen Buxton

The goal of this project is to create a responsive website that will provide local sports fans one location to find drop in sports in their area. The viewer can see their favorite sports and find out where and when people are meeting up each week to play.

Catch This
Jessica Chambers

Jessica Chambers

I am producing an interactive tourism magazine focusing on cities around the Charlotte, N.C..

Matt Culloty

Matt Culloty

I am creating Riff, a website for sharing pictures from live music experiences.

riff.freeworldsound.com

Ashley Jade Gilmer

Ashley Jade Gilmer

Blurb about Capstone: Partnering with Triad Goodwill Industries to create an iPad interactive magazine based on their annual “Rock the Runway” fashion show. The purposes of this project are to draw attention to affordable fashions found at Goodwill, spread awareness of the annual fashion show, publicize the local designers, and emphasize the significance of donations to Goodwill. 

Morgan Hembarsky

Morgan Hembarsky

Interactive magazine with a focus on breast cancer patient resources and local support networks.  This magazine will be an educational tool featuring helpful hints for patients going through treatment as well helping to connect patients and survivors.  (Resource information provided by Alight Foundation of Cone Health Cancer Center)

Brandon Himmelman

Brandon Himmelman

Duke TiP Summer Institute

Designed and created a website combined with a social media and email marketing plan for a client to create and develop web presence and attract attendance to a professional development program.

 

 

David Howell

David Howell

The North Carolina Backyard Bird Guide is a mobile application that helps beginning birdwatchers identify birds based on the field notes they observe.  The application’s identification process is both a practical and educational tool because it helps people learn the proper steps to identify birds.

Brooke Hundley

Brooke Hundley

Interactive magazine with a focus on teaching the sport of baseball to girls.  This magazine will be an educational tool featuring a fun and interactive environment for girls to engage with the different components of the sport and understand the game without stereotypes.

Jessica Kingman

Jessica Kingman

 

The website aims to begin a discussion about how the State of North Carolina funds its public education system in comparison to past years as well as on a national scale. 

NC Education Budget
Grace Krafte

Grace Krafte

 

June 2014 begins Waterkeeper Alliance’s 15th anniversary as an official organization. This project is an interactive timeline that traces the growth and victories of the Waterkeeper movement from the 1960s to present.

 

Waterkeeper Timeline
Luke Lovett

Luke Lovett

I am creating motion infographics for Wheeling Jesuit University highlighting various aspects about admissions, the overall history, student life, and culture around the area.

Mary McBride

Mary McBride

A Gluten Free interactive magazine designed for newly diagnosed Celiacs and those interested in learning more about a gluten free diet.

Brian D. McLawhorn

Brian D. McLawhorn

I am producing an interactive documentary displayed within a digital magazine. The documentary focuses on Liam Purcell, an 11-year-old bluegrass/old-time musician, who has already performed at Merlefest and recorded with a Grammy Award winning producer. Liam has also played on stage with multiple award winning blugrass/old-time music artists.

Melody Mechanic

Melody Mechanic

A mutil media website about social norms in Different cultures.

Erika Metzger

Erika Metzger

NC Brewery Adventure is meant for all beer enthusiasts whether you are just starting your beer journey or you consider yourself a beer connoisseur. I want users to finally go to that brewery they have been meaning to go to or discover a new brewery they have never heard of. This interactive website includes a database that allows user to search for breweries by the type of beer they enjoy and an interactive map where users can explore beer trails.

NC Brewery Adventure
Brenna Mickey

Brenna Mickey

North Carolina Returned Peace Corps Volunteers are scattered across the state. Some have just returned home from their service, and others have been back for decades. This website tells the stories of over 25 RPCVs in North Carolina, who served as Volunteers through out 6 decades. It enables RPCVs to connect with each other, providing advice for reverse culture shock and links to the three RPCV associations in the state. It also allows perspective Volunteers from North Carolina to reach out to RPCVs in their area for guidance.  

NC RPCV Outreach
Kara O’Halloran

Kara O’Halloran

Triangle Music Map is an interactive map of live music venues in Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill. Fans, artists, and music lovers can use the site to explore, discover, and connect with their local music scene by sharing their tweets, pictures, and videos before, during, and after local concerts.

Triangle Music Map
Philip Page

Philip Page

Urban Broadcasting Institute Online Radio & TV station

Andrea Pereira de Almeida

Andrea Pereira de Almeida

XC Maps is a proof of concept for a database of interactive college cross country course maps. Coaches, athletes and spectators are able to visit the site to find detailed information about a cross country meet and view information about the course. I used the Google Map API to re-create Elon University’s cross country course and add useful tools for users such as course elevation, mile markers, geolocation, current weather, directions and course animation.

XC Maps
Reginald Peterson II

Reginald Peterson II

“Becoming Major”, is an online reality show which depicts the life of underground Hip Hop artist D. Major and his journey to become a star. Follow D. Major and the HotBox crew as they use hard work and dedication to build their fan following.

Video 
Aaron Francis Colfax Petrik

Aaron Francis Colfax Petrik

I am building an online tool that functions as a wizard to aid people with minimal training in creative typeface selection. By measuring their personal preference in the physical construction metrics of each typeface using simple tests, users are presented with typefaces that adhere to their prior choices. 

 

Capstone
Alexandra Pingree

Alexandra Pingree

Dressage Movements is a prototype, interactive learning tool that aims to help dressage riders learn their complicated dressage tests in a new and interactive way. This is a desktop game that allows the user to control a horse through their dressage pattern while playing a game. The hope is that visual learners will have a new way to help them memorize their dressage tests.

Scott Richardson

Scott Richardson

A home page for Elon Tonight, an undergraduate student television show.

Elon Tonight
Nikki Schell

Nikki Schell

I am working with people in the village of Saxapahaw, NC to create an interactive magazine about the unique atmosphere and culture there. The town is located along the Haw River and the village is centered around a renovated mill. The magazine is broken up into four main categories- lifestyle, community, cuisine and arts. I am working with people that range from puppeteers to herbalists to conservationists to sustainable butchers in order to bring this interactive magazine to life.

Shekinah Smith

Shekinah Smith

The goal of this project was to create an interactive website and mobile application for the Burlington Centennial Mural located in depot in Burlington, NC. The project consists of a desktop site and a hybrid application.

Centennial Mural

Laura Smith

Laura Smith

I am working with members of the Alamance-Burlington School System to create a website focused on cyberbullying. The website is directed towards parents, kids, teens and educators with stats on cyberbullying and tips on how social media can be used safely and positively.

Bullying Bytes
Mary Fran Thompson

Mary Fran Thompson

Canvas Takeover is a prototype game designed to help players better understand and explore the capabilities of the canvas tag.

Canvas Take Over
Russell Varner

Russell Varner

An interactive website/timeline on minor league baseball in North Carolina.

NC MiLB
Daron Vaught

Daron Vaught

I am producing an interactive iPad documentary, which will be much like the digital magazine projects with a heavy focus on video. My story, entitled “Going Crazie,” focuses on the Cameron Crazies of Duke University, the most renowned student fan group in the nation.

Sophie Waller

Sophie Waller

chloewaller.co.uk is the first online web presence for London based fashion stylist Chloe Waller. This online portfolio hopes to start Chloe’s brand and house some of the amazing work and companies she has done and worked with over the years. 

Chloe Waller
Allie White

Allie White

I am working with the Piedmont/Triad JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) to develop an interactive iPad magazine for newly diagnosed Type 1 Diabetics. This magazine will be an educational tool for Type 1′s as they adjust to the disease and help them choose the proper tools and practices to control it.

Jeffrey Williamson

Jeffrey Williamson

Interactive Magazine exposing the world to upcoming professionals in entertainment, education and African American urban culture. Solid Culture: A Way of Life

 

Justin Wylie

Justin Wylie

“Learn Music Theory. Save The World.” Theory Quest is an interactive game that teaches users about the basics of music theory.

Theory Quest
Craig Zdanowicz

Craig Zdanowicz

An interactive website and rebranding for Veterinary Care Anywhere, Mobile PLLC, a mobile veterinary service in the Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill area. The project consists of logo design, business cards, web design/development, interviews, and social media/digital marketing strategy for Dr. Marlon Sequeira.

Vet Care NC

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