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.
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MANDATORY All Majors Meeting SEPTEMBER 17th @ 5:30pm on the Savoy

MANDATORY All Majors Meeting SEPTEMBER 17th @ 5:30pm on the Savoy

Learn Through Play!

Learn Through Play!

Learn the tough stuff the easy way: through play! The Game-Framed Math & Science Initiative at Hostos is increasing student engagement by making learning more fun. Students play in these Math & Science classes augment traditional lecture course work with related gameplay and design in order to apply knowledge in a memorable way. In addition...
The Return of Game-Framed Math & Science FALL 2014

The Return of Game-Framed Math & Science FALL 2014

This Fall the Game-Framed Math & Science (GFMS) initiative continues as we open math and science classes that augment traditional teaching methodologies with game play and student lead game design to engage students more deeply with the material.  These pilot classes will be offered Fall 2014 for Media Majors only. GFMS classes involve game play...
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,...
ALL GAME DESIGNERS - Your Game Competition Entry is DUE WEDNESDAY!!!!!

ALL GAME DESIGNERS – Your Game Competition Entry is DUE WEDNESDAY!!!!!

All Game Design Majors are REQUIRED to be part of a team submitting a video entry describing their game design.  Finalists will be selected and announced at the end of Spring break. First place team will be allotted a $500 cash prize.  So, what are your waiting for? GET YOUR GAME ON!   See Professors...
$25,000 Prize for a GAME DESIGN???

$25,000 Prize for a GAME DESIGN???

‘Shoot for the Moon’: Win $25,000 in a new G4C design challenge G4C will award a prize of up to $25,000, sponsored by the Schusterman Family Foundation, to create a space exploration game that takes players to the final frontier for Space IL, as it competes in the $20 million Google Lunar X Prize. SpaceIL,...
Hostos Represents at CUNY Games Festival

Hostos Represents at CUNY Games Festival

Hostos Game Design Student Jon Molina will present his game “Salty Dogs”  along with Professor Matthew Bethancourt at the CUNY GAMES FESTIVAL on Friday, January 18th. IN addition Professor Rees Shad will be presenting the Game Framed Math & Science Curriculum at the festival on the 17th. The event will be held at the CUNY...
Sign up for Game-Framed Math & Science classes!

Sign up for Game-Framed Math & Science classes!

  For the first time ever at CUNY –  math and science classes that augment traditional teaching methodologies with game play and student lead game design to engage students more deeply with the material.  These pilot classes will be offered Spring 2014 for Media Majors only.   AN IMPORTANT NOTE FOR THE SCIENCE CLASSES –...
Game Design Lab

Game Design Lab

Construction is scheduled to begin this Summer and will open in the Fall be ready for the Next Level of facilities for the Media Design Programs  [vimeo]http://vimeo.com/65597037[/vimeo]