Student Digital Media Assistants
Michelle Blackwood, Digital Media Assistant
Can help withAudacity, Garageband, iMovie, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Pages, Photoshop
Michelle currently serves as a Digital Media Assistant for Instructional Technology. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, therefore, she can be found regularly within the halls of Taylor. She has always had a passion for computers and digital devices (in particular movie, photo album and music programs) and is willing to give her assistance in whatever way needed. Although she is a PC person, she is being converted into a Mac person as well (You may see her constantly creating projects on iMovie, iWeb and improving her Photoshop skills) and enjoys exploring the capabilities of Macs and is willing to help with PC or Mac problems.
Dexter Davis, Digital Media Assistant
Dexter is currently a History major who is also pursuing plans to receive his teaching license. During his time working at Instructional Technology, he has worked with a number of our audio programs. Dexter hopes to help promote our department to the students and try and change the notion that the digitalMEDIAlab is only for mathematics students. He can assure you, that if you come to visit, that we will be able to offer you more than just math.
Henry DeGrand, Digital Media Assitant
Can help withConfluence (wiki), Illustrator, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Photoshop, WordPress (Voices, Spaces, APEX)
Henry is a Digital Media Assistant and can be found performing general computer lab housekeeping as well as providing general assistance to those in need in Wooster’s ever-popular CoRE space.
Darius Dixson, Digital Media Assistant
Darius is majoring in Arts and Media Management and French. He works very closely with the music, theatre, and dance departments and is a sound designer/engineer for both companies. His band, Freddie Cool is one of the most popular student acts on campus, and he serves as the Musical Director and Music Producer for the group. His specialty is audio editing (Audacity, Logic, Avid, and Reason), along with Prezi and many blog sites.
Laura Haldane, Digital Media Assitant
Can help withGarageband, iMovie, In Design, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Photoshop, WordPress (Voices, Spaces, APEX)
Laura is currently a Physics and Studio Art major who enjoys digital art. She is fluent in a number of software, giving her the ability to help with a variety of digital media projects.
Lauren MacDonald, Digital Media Associate
Can help withFinal Cut Pro, Garageband, iMovie, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Moodle (Woodle), WordPress (Voices, Spaces, APEX)
Lauren is a double major in Biology and Psychology and currently plans to go to veterinary school. Although Lauren is sad to say that she is not a film minor here at Wooster, she loves watching and making films and is thus experienced in iMovie, Final Cut Express/Pro, Livetype, and Garageband. Lauren also enjoys riding horses and is a part of the Equestrian Club and Team here at Wooster. Because of her experience with Wordpress websites, she is the webmaster of the Equestrian Club and Team. She is also President of Writing Club and one of the webmaster’s of Writing Club’s website. Finally, Lauren is experienced in Woodle.
Nicole McFarlane, Digital Media Assistant
Nicole is a Biology major who intends to attend graduate school after graduating in order to specialize in Immunological Research. She began working in the digitalMEDIAlab as a Digital Media Assistant in 2010. In her position she helps students and faculty members with projects in the lab where she shares knowledge on programs in the Windows environment such as Windows MovieMaker, the entire Microsoft Office Suite and some photo editors such as Picasa 3 & Adobe Photoshop.
Tin Nguyen, Digital Media Assistant
Tin is a Business Economics major and Computer Science minor. He is very excited about his work as a Digital Media Assistant with the beginning of CoRE. He has a lot of experience with Windows and other productivity software such as Office, Prezi, Pages, Keynote,Moviemaker, etc. He is also working on various projects with InDesign and ePublishing. With whatever questions you might have, Tin will do his best to help you out.
Saul Propp, Digital Media Associate
Saul is a member of the class of 2015 and a Physics/Philosophy double major. He works as a Level 2 Digital Media Assistant at the CoRE and enjoys computer games and playing in the snow (a newfound pleasure). Saul also sings bass in two A Capella groups: A Round of Monkeys and Merry Kween of Skotts. He is a graduate of The Gary and Jerri-Ann Jacobs High Tech High in San Diego, California his hometown, and a really terrible surfer.