Inethia Allen is a Junior from Washington DC majoring in Studio Art. She loves designing and debating about movies. She can help you with Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Canva, Zotero, and Google Drive.
Student Digital Media Assistants
Contact Digital Media Assistants
- Our Digital Media Assistants are available at the Digital Media Bar (DMB) in Andrews Library or via a Teams meeting.
- They are generally available Sunday – Thursday from 1 – 10 p.m. and Friday 1 – 5 p.m. when classes are in session.
- You can schedule an appointment using Bookings with them to meet at the DMB or in Teams.
About Digital Media Assistants
Digital Media Assistants are responsible for answering basic software questions about Microsoft 365 and Moodle, assist with our equipment housed in CoRE such as our 3D printers, and provide support to students in planning and completing digital media assignments such as podcasts, videos, and posters. Students also help perform basic troubleshooting in the Digital Studio when necessary.
STAs read and report about new technical innovations on the Technology website, learn about the media creation software supported by Educational Technology, explore emerging technologies, and offer workshops to help fellow students learn how to use our supported software. STAs may also work on clerical projects or data analysis and visualization projects. Exceptional STAs may be embedded in classes or departments to directly support faculty or class projects.
Educational Technology has several openings for our STA position.
Supported Software: 3D Design & Printing, After Effects, Audacity, Blender, GarageBand, Illustrator, iMovie, InDesign, Keynote, LaTeX, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Stream, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Word, Moodle, Numbers, Omeka, Pages, Photoshop, Premiere, SPSS, Stata, Unity, WordPress
Meet our Student Digital Media Assistants and learn about their expertise.
Jessica Israel is a Sophomore from Atlanta, Georgia. She loves art and writing as well as learning to build websites. She can help with Audacity, iMovie, Power Point and social media.
Aubry is a senior from Indianapolis, Indiana. She is interested in photography and illustration. She can help you with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Canva, iMovie, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Powerpoint
Amelia is a first year from Harrisonburg, VA and an intended Computer Science major. She enjoys drawing, playing video games, and watch movies in her free time. She can help you with Microsoft Suite, Google Suite, and Canva.
Minh Phan is a STEM major first-year from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, who enjoys arts of any forms: drawing, designing, video editing, filming, singing,… (the list goes on). She discovered Adobe Photoshop in fourth grade when she wanted to create a poster celebrating her favorite singer’s birthday (her oldest works can be found here), and the hobby hasn’t stopped since then.
With interests in a variety of fields, Minh can assist you with many visually creative projects. Crafting posters for club events, shout-outs, product pitches? Structuring a podcast? Creating presentation video, choreographies, recipes, vlogs? Needing support with UI design for your CS projects?
Reach Minh via e-mail and you shall work together!