The Digital programs at Hostos provide an extraordinary opportunity for students with artistic talent and an interest in modern media to explore graphic design, animation, audio recording, motion graphics, web design, video production, photography, and more.
Competitions
2017 Spring Scramble Official Rules and Dates

2017 Spring Scramble Official Rules and Dates

Can you smell that sweet spring air???  I think we all know what that means… it means that the 2017 SPRING SCRAMBLE GAME COMPETITION IS UPON US!  By now, all team registration and assignments have been made, so you should be in contact with your team, brainstorming, conceptualizing, prototyping, etc.  This year’s theme is RESISTANCE. ...
PHOTOGRAPHERS!!! Here's a Big Opportunity

PHOTOGRAPHERS!!! Here’s a Big Opportunity

Applications due by the 15th of May! En Foco is a non-profit organization that nurtures and supports contemporary fine art and documentary photographers of diverse cultures, primarily U.S. residents of Latino, African and Asian Heritage, and Native Peoples of the Americas and the Pacific.  Since it was founded in 1974, En Foco has been an...
2016 Hostos Game Design Competition Finalists

2016 Hostos Game Design Competition Finalists

Thank you to all those that submitted pitch videos.  The judges have convened and decided upon the following 6 games that will be advancing to the final stage of the competition on May 14th: Galactic Enforcers Robert Rogers’ Gravity Rush Time Shift Skate n Bake The Big Picture Dimensional Wars This year’s competition entries can...
2016 HOSTOS ANNUAL GAME COMPETITION OFFICIAL RULES

2016 HOSTOS ANNUAL GAME COMPETITION OFFICIAL RULES

2016 HOSTOS ANNUAL GAME COMPETITION RULES AND DETAILS This year’s game competition will take place as 2 distinct rounds. ALL GAME DESIGN MAJORS THAT HAVE COMPLETED GD101 ARE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN ROUND 1. Teams must be between 2 and 5 members. Game competition entries can be board games, physical games or digital games. SUBMIT...
Collaboration Mixer 3/14

Collaboration Mixer 3/14

First ever Collaboration Mixer in C-456! 1PM on Monday, March 14th! Game Designers need Illustrators? Animators need Sound Designers? Illustrators need Game Designers? Come meet your talented fellow students and talk collaboration!
Hostos Juried Art Show | 1st Annual

Hostos Juried Art Show | 1st Annual

Submit Work Today! Submission Deadline | Monday, March 28th at 12:00PM Jury Selections | Friday, April 8th at 12:00PM PHOTOGRAPHY | ILLUSTRATION | SCULPTURE | DRAWING | PAINTING | DESIGN Selected works will be a central feature of the Opening Party of the Hostos Media Business Incubator. Submit Hi-Res images of your artwork (min. 3000 pixels @...
2015-2016 CUNY/Labor Arts Contest

2015-2016 CUNY/Labor Arts Contest

The deadline for the 2015-2016 CUNY/Labor Arts Contest is fast approaching: student entries are due March 7, 2016. The contest invites students to submit writing or art about labor issues. Supported by the Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation, the contest is open to CUNY undergraduates, and offers cash prizes up to $1,000 in four categories: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and visual art. Over the past five years, we...
Hostos Game Design Dominates the Climate Game Jam

Hostos Game Design Dominates the Climate Game Jam

Hostos Game Design was well represented at the NYC Climate Game Jam at Barnard College.  Our very own Mark Madison was a member of the team that won first place for their game, entitled Disappearing Island.  Other Hostos participants included Tyrell Bush, Stevie Del Villar, Wilfredo (Kevin) Rodriguez, Shawn Wilson, Jose Deschamps and Brandon Guerra....
$2500 First Prize for the NYPD POSTER CONTEST!!!

$2500 First Prize for the NYPD POSTER CONTEST!!!

The New York City Police Department is inviting undergraduate and graduate students to showcase their artistic talent and their commitment to ending campus sexual assault by participating in the NYPD Campus Sexual Assault Poster Contest. The contest ends on October 16, 2015 at 5pm EST. Only posters that meet the contest Official Rules will be considered.   The...
Game Design Competition

Game Design Competition

The third annual MDP Game Design Competition is coming up. Do you think your game has what it takes to win the top prize? Have you created the next Spiel des Jahres winner? Maybe the next 100 point game on Metacritic? All Game Design Majors must submit a one-sheet Game Design Pitch by Friday, March...
WORK FOR THE OWN NETWORK (OWN) this summer as a Digital Marketing Intern!

WORK FOR THE OWN NETWORK (OWN) this summer as a Digital Marketing Intern!

 Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — Oprah Winfrey, the media mogul and queen of daytime television, is hiring paid interns and employees at her OWN Network television channel. The company has immediate positions available in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles.  For internships OWN is looking to hire an Integrated Ad Sales Marketing Summer Intern, a Branded Entertainment Summer...
Come join us on Saturday, April 26 in the Game Lab (C-456) from 12 to 4 PM to hang out with some game designers, play through the games, and see who wins the grand prize!

Come join us on Saturday, April 26 in the Game Lab (C-456) from 12 to 4 PM to hang out with some game designers, play through the games, and see who wins the grand prize!

Congratulations to the six finalists for the 2nd annual Hostos Media Design Program Game Design Competition! Puppy Mills, Coin Catcher, Hackers of Cyberspace 2, Q.U.V.S, Recover Green, and the Silver Notebook. Come join us on Saturday, April 26 in the Game Lab (C-456) from 12 to 4 PM to hang out with some game designers,...