I had started out as an Art/Painting major at another school.  During my freshman year I got a job in graphic design, and I knew that's what I wanted to do...
Melissa Mykal Batalin '06
EMAC gave me a breadth of study which became invaluable to me in my current job at DreamWorks Animation...
Eli Bocek-Rivele '06
The EMAC program taught me some of the necessary software to succeed in the field, along with many new ways of visualizing things and creating new ideas...
Christina Ciani '10
Certain courses taught me to look at everything from different perspectives, and that ... a situation may call for a non-traditional approach...
Kirk Duwel '03
I had the opportunity to work with feature animation right through graduation...
Adam Gaige '07
EMAC gave me an understanding of concepts and theories that I use every day in my career...
Josh Goldenberg '10
The diversity of classes I took while attending RPI as an EMAC student allowed me to discover my ideal career path...
Chris LaPointe '10
The EMAC program definitely prepared me for graduate school because it gave me an excellent foundation for a graphic design career...
Steve Lucin '08
It is unique that we receive a B.S. rather than a B.A. I think this opens a lot more opportunities...
Kimberly Gomboz '09
Being an EMAC major gave me the communication background needed for my job...
Emelie Hegarty '09

EMAC News and Events

 

Events

Mohawk storyteller Kay Olan (Ionataiewas) will visit Rensselaer to share traditional Mohawk stories to help inform the Augmented Reality for Cultural Heritage Design course's collaboration with the City of Cohoes to produce an AR application for cultural heritage.

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Screening Dates:

Feb 26, 2018 / 4-5 PM
Feb 27, 2018 / 10-11AM
Feb 28, 2018 / 10-11AM

Light Refreshments

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The Ninth: Destiny of a Symphony

EMPAC Concert Hall
February 28, 2018 4:00 PM

Film screening and panel discussion on Beethven's 9th symphony.    Co-sponsored by Student Life with the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.

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Previous Events

Parallel Realities at Collar Works: Opening Reception Jan.26th

Collarworks Gallery
January 26, 2018 5:00 PM

RPI arts lecturer Kenneth Ragsdale has curated the exhibition Parallel Realities to be held at Collarworks Gallery in Troy NY from January 26th to March 17th

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Fall Semester Arts Open Studios

West Hall Floors 1-4
December 15, 2017 9:00 AM

Join first and second year Electronic Arts PhD and MFA students for open studios in West Hall.

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