DePaul Adds Animation Degree Programs

In order to help meet the rising demand for animators, DePaul University in Chicago recently launched two degree programs in animation through its College of Computing and Digital Media’s ... Continue Reading →

Animation Magazine’s featured School of the Month: The DAVE School

As anyone who attended the recent NAB confab in Las Vegas can tell you, the growth of stereoscopic 3-D technologies is having a huge impact on the entertainment and animation business. ... Continue Reading →

Imageworks Adds Schools to IPAX Program

Seven new educational institutions have been accepted into Sony Pictures Imageworks’ Professional Academic Excellence (IPAX) program. After a rigorous review process, Brigham ... Continue Reading →

Katzenberg Set For Ringling Commencement

Graduating students at Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, Fla. will be treated to a commencement speech by DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg. The toon titan will ... Continue Reading →

Pixar’s Gordon Instructs at VanArts

VanArts in Vancouver is offering an Animation Master Class with Pixar aniamtor Andrew Gordon on the weekend of April 19-20. Designed for professional animators and studients alike, ... Continue Reading →

Graphiti Offers Pro Toon Training in India

With so much animation being created in India these days, Graphiti School of Animation has launched a one-year professional training course to help meet the demand for qualified and ... Continue Reading →

Massive Goes to School

Massive Software, the Academy Award-winning developer of autonomous agent 3D animation systems, announced that its educational programs have been adopted by a number of higher learning ... Continue Reading →

Pixar Artist Talks Ratatouille at Gnomon

The Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood and the Visual Effects Society (VES) will host a special two-hour program on the visual effects in Disney/Pixar’s Ratatouille ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom in Max the Mutt Kennel

Max the Mutt Animation School Toronto, Canada announced that it is integrating Toon Boom Storyboard Pro and Digital Pro into its animation program. The software solutions will be come ... Continue Reading →

We Love Your Student Shorts!

There’s still time to enter Animation Magazine’s Annual Student Reel Awards. Please send us your animated short (completed in 2006-2007 school year either on DVD or VHS ... Continue Reading →