PierceTV - Archive - 2008

December

The December episode of PierceTV features Brian Kovacevich from the new Puyallup Health Education Center, Nolyn Craft from the Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Vet Tech program, Deb Davolio from Women and Family Services and Monica Nucciarone from the Advising Center. Our hosts, Danny and Jennifer, also present examples of Digital Design students animation work from the beginning 3D Modeling and Animation class, videos from the summer Video Production and DVD Authoring class and digital imagery from the Advanced Photoshop class.

November

This months episode has hosts Danny Priest and Jennifer Whited presenting segments from Monica Nucciarone on the Cooperative Education options for Pierce students and 3D animation from the Digital Design program. Our "Meet the Instructor" series continues with Mary Balogh from the Fort Steilacoom Campus. Micheal Darcher is featured in a segment on our Student Literary Arts Magazine, SLAM. We also present several dramatic readings from SLAM courtesy of Patrick Daugherty's Drama Students. This month also features a segments from Continuing Education, a series of animated photos and line drawings from Advanced Digital Design students and a photo montage of Raider Soccer and Volleyball.

October

This month our hosts Jennifer Whited and Danny Priest present 3D and Photo animations from our Digital Design department, a segment with Steve Crain on the new Fitness Technician/Instructor program and dramatic readings from Pierce College Staff and Patrick Daugherty's drama students. Luann Wolden talks about the BTech IBEST program and Leslie Watts covers the College 110 class at Pierce College. We also have film shorts from the summer Digital Design Video Production and DVD class.

September

This month our hosts Jennifer Whited and Danny Priest present 3D and Photo animations from our Digital Design department, a segment on Natural Science 155 with Thomas Broxson and dramatic readings from our Patrick Daugherty's drama students. This month's "Meet the Instructor" is Digital Designs own Dorene Paulson. Sara Olson from the Pioneer talks about working for a newspaper and Ashley Jackson covers the process for getting started at Pierce College. We also have footage from Raider Baseball and Fastpitch and film short from Digital Movie Making student Sam Barrett.

June

This month sees hosts Dixon King and Jennifer Whited bring a special episode of PierceTV: three premiere segments of the Advising Center's Reality Check, a series of shorts by Monica Nucciarone and Andrew Hilzendeger. Also featured this month is the Amazing 30 Minute Film Competition, courtesy of Fred Metzger's Digital Movie Making program and more selections from Spoon River Anthology, courtesy of the drama department.

May

The May episode of PierceTV, with hosts Dixon King and Marisa Mezs, highlight the new Interpreter Program at our Fort Steilacoom campus with Terry Mirande. We have some Photoshop Imaging and 3D animation from our Digital Design students. This months' "Meet the Instructor" segment features Katy Olsen from our Chemistry department on the Puyallup Campus. We'll have Mike Darcher from SLAM, Michele Barnes from our Parent Education program and Danny Marshall on the May Employment and Education Fairs. Patrick Daugherty's drama students present reading from Spoon River Anthology and we'll have a film short from Digital Movie Making student Andrew Hilzendeger.

April

The April episode of PierceTV, with hosts Dixon King and Jennifer Whited, leads off with a segment on the 40 year anniversary of Pierce College, narrated by Brian Benedetti with Chancellor of the Pierce College District, Dr. Michele Johnson. We have some computer comic-book style illustrations and 3D animations from our advanced Digital Design students. This months' "Meet the Instructor" segment features Business Management instructor Paul Gerhardt from our Fort Steilacoom campus. Kandee Nelson produced a segment with Mari Kruger on the soon-to-open Health Education Center on the Puyallup Campus. From Digital Movie Making student Kevin DeFlitch, we have a music video from local artist Robbie Walden. This episode also includes an advising segment on financial aid with Maritza Baida and an animated schedule for Raider Baseball and Fastpitch.

March

The March episode of PierceTV, with hosts Dixon King and Jennifer Whited, highlights Stephanie Alexander from the Tutoring Center at our Fort Steilacoom campus. We have some computer illustration and 3D animation from our advanced Digital Design students. This months' "Meet the Instructor" segment features Janina Starr from the ASL department and Nikki Poppen-Eagan from the Speech department, both from our Puyallup campus. We also have advising segments with Monica Nucciarone and Danny Marshall as well as a segment with Maritza Baida on our Multicultural Leadership Institute. Lastly we have some commercial parodies from students in the Digital Design class and an animated schedule for Raider Baseball and Fastpitch.

February

The February episode of PierceTV, with hosts Dixon King and Jennifer Whited, highlights Marie Kilo and Deb Ramirez from the ESL program at our Puyallup campus. We have some photography and 3D animation from our advanced Digital Design students. This months' "Meet the Instructor" segment features Patrick Daugherty from our Drama department and also includes student dramatic readings from SLAM. We also have a segment with Monica Hospenthal on our Dental Hygiene program and a film short from Digital Movie Making student, Kevin DeFlitch that features the music of local artist Kurt Lindsay.

Brian Martin
Digital Design Instructor
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