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.
Guest Speakers
Nervous About Portfolio Reviews? Join Rashid Mausi for a Two Part Branding Workshop!

Nervous About Portfolio Reviews? Join Rashid Mausi for a Two Part Branding Workshop!

Rashid Mausi, owner of The Hyphen Marketing-Entertainment, will present a two-part workshop series for students preparing for portfolio day. The curriculum will focus on each student making poignant decisions about their own branding. Open to all media majors, the workshop will take place on Wednesday March 20th and Wednesday April 3rd. These will take place...
Jeff Waldo's Piano Tuning Workshop A Success!

Jeff Waldo’s Piano Tuning Workshop A Success!

The Digital Music Lab was graced by the great Jeff Waldo October 4th when he stopped in to tune up and repair our Yamaha G3 baby Grand. Jeff gave a great talk about piano tuning and repair, the history of the profession, and current opportunities in the field. Thanks Jeff!  You’re terrific.  
Song Production Workshop with Rees & Dylan Shad

Song Production Workshop with Rees & Dylan Shad

This is an opportunity to sit in on a song production workshop with Rees and Dylan as they build a song together from the ground up.  The two have worked together on several projects over the last several years, and can’t wait to put the Hostos Recording studio through its paces.  The workshop will take...
The Next Note Music Conference

The Next Note Music Conference

Monday, April 23, 2012 (Bronx, NY) — The Next Note Music Conference, an exceptional and electrifying forum which will allow college and high school students to meet and engage with music professionals to consider the future of the industry, is coming to Hostos Community College’s Repertory Theater on Friday, April 27, 2012. Unlike traditional “top down”...
COMMAND Z /// DESIGN + ANIMATION CLUB

COMMAND Z /// DESIGN + ANIMATION CLUB

Command Z Digital Program’s Pecha Kucha Night A Design and Animation Club Event Monday, December 5, 2011 5:00-7:30 Rm C-391 Entire Hostos Community Welcome Music by DJ Danger Twins! Snacks! T-shirt Silkscreening! Button making! What is Pecha Kucha? Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of “chit chat”, Pecha Kucha is a...
Master Percussionist John Arrucci coming to Hostos!

Master Percussionist John Arrucci coming to Hostos!

On October 20th at 5:30 pm, Master Percussionist John Arruci will be running a Rhythm workshop at the Hostos Recording studios (C-418). It will be an incredible night exploring world music rhythms with a hands-on workshop. Seating is limited, so contact Professor Shad about reserving a space!
Drew Cogbill speaks about App and Game Development

Drew Cogbill speaks about App and Game Development

Drew Cogbill is a producer and developer at SmallPlanet, a company in Brooklyn specializing in custom app and game development.  Drew spoke to Digital Design & Animation students in the Apple lab about how he arrived at where he is today.  Majoring in Chemistry and Music at the University of Arkansas, Drew did not have...