Studio 1308

View production activities of Studio 1308 in the Digital Media Technology department

DMReports for Nov 12, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, we bring you highlights from the recent Veterans Day event with Byron Loyd. In our second segment, we spotlight Tesa Terrell, a digital media student who found her passion creating rich media. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for Nov 05, 2018


In this week’s DMReports from Studio 1308 at Polk State College, we highlight breast cancer awareness for men and women.
In our second segment, we feature the recent art exhibition with Professors Scoggins and Woods. Please select the link to view.

DMReports for October 22, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, we highlight the recent “Free to be Me” event hosted by Kim DeRonda and Kerri McCoy. In our second segment, we interview Madison Morris of SALO for a segment on breast cancer awareness. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for October 15, 2018


In this week’s DMReports from Studio 1308, we provide two spotlights. The first introduces two of our lab assistants, Jotham and Emilisse, and the second introduces Falguni Patel, an international student from India studying Digital Media.

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DMReports for October 01, 2018


In this week’s DMReports from Studio 1308, we present campus news and upcoming events. In honor of Columbus Day, Juan Santana uses creative animation to present a critical view of Christopher Columbus’ interaction with indigenous groups.

DMReports for September 24, 2018


In this week’s DMReports from Studio 1308, we present the latest news from Polk State College and a short film in honor of coffee day. In our second segment, we present highlights from the “Sign Language” gallery exhibit. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for September 17, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, we highlight the Women’s Self Defense program with Katie Heller, and in our second segment, we interview Mr. Casmore Shaw about the Destination Graduation initiative.
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DMReports for September 10, 2018


In this week’s DMReports from Studio 1308, Casey Chung uses her After Effects skills to create an animated segment on human trafficking in Florida. In our second segment, Sgt. Bobby Brigman, Pairris Jones, and Byron Loyd reflect on the events of 9-11 and Patriot Day.
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DMReports for September 03, 2018


In this week’s DMReports from Studio 1308, we bring you highlights from our latest Club Rush. In our second segment, students tell us all about their first week of classes. Good stuff!

DMReports for August 27, 2018


In this week’s DMReports for August 27th, we bring you highlights from the latest First Year Experience at Polk State. In our second segment, we explore the history of Labor Day through the eyes of two of our student’s role-playing as a grandfather and grand-daughter respectively.
Daniel Carrion anchors this week. Enjoy.

DMReports for August 20, 2018


And we are back for a new academic year! Welcome to fall 2018.
In this week’s DMReports, we collaborate with Pairris Jones to spotlight the Polk State College Foundation and the generous gifts they offer needy students through scholarships.
We are excited about this semester and delighted to share all the awesome events happening at Polk State each week. Enjoy!

Polk State College Foundation


This project was created by Pairris Jones’ as part of her ELITE project for Class XI. It highlights the manner in which the Polk State College Foundation assists needy students with scholarships to help them complete college. It was produced and edited by the Digital Media department of Polk State College.

Polk Girls in STEM


Students of BOK Academy collaborate with professors from Polk State College to collect and analyze water samples. This video was produced by Studio 1308 and the Digital Media department of Polk State College.

Polk State Equity and Diversity


In this video, Valparisa Baker (Director for Equity and Diversity) explores the college’s policies in matters of equity and diversity in hiring.

Digital Media Spring Showcase 2018

Highlights from the red carpet! See the full album here


It’s that time of the year again for the Digital Media Spring Showcase 2018. Come and experience the best of Digital Media as we showcase the amazing work of our students.

Doors open at 5 PM on Sunday, May 6, 2018, in LTB1100 on the Lakeland campus of Polk State College. Bring your friends and family and enjoy this spectacular event. Food will be provided.

DMReports for Feb 12, 2018


In this week’s news, Polk State students explore their academic progress and current stress levels, and in our second segment, we investigate the origins of Valentine’s Day. Funny stuff.

DMReports for Feb 05, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, we spotlight Brittany Bramwell who made a career change from classroom instruction to Digital Media. In our second segment, two students explore the art of using chopsticks. Good stuff.

DMReports for Jan 29, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, Gabrielle Segree provides updates on the latest news, and in our second segment, Kim DeRonda updates us on the new pantry on the Lakeland campus. Enjoy!

DMReports for Jan 22, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, we present highlights from the recent MLK luncheon. In our second segment, we learn the hilarious consequences of a compliment gone wrong.
Enjoy.

DMreports for January 16, 2018


In this week’s DMReports, we highlight Polk State’s Collegiate program, and in our second segment, Larry Frugal offers tips for the new semester. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMreports for January 08, 2018


And we are back for spring 2018. Welcome back Eagles! In our first segment, we say goodbye to 2017, and in our second segment, we interview Kim Simpson about the Study Abroad program.
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DMReports for December 11, 2017


In this our final DMReports for Fall 2017, we shine a spotlight on World AIDS Awareness Day, and in our second segment, we introduce our two most recent lab assistants, Casey Chung and Daniel Carrion.
Please select the PLAY icon to view. We look forward to seeing you again in 2018. Thank you for your support. Have a great semester!

DMReports for December 04, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, we highlight our Kids At College program, and in our second segment, we explore what some of our students did over the Thanksgiving holiday, including Black Friday shopping. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for November 27, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, we highlight Polk State’s awesome Criminal Justice program and bring you the latest updates as we prepare for the end of the semester and upcoming holidays.
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DMReports for November 20, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, we feature highlights from a recent United Way soccer face-off between Polk State’s awesome team and faculty and staff members. While the results of the game were never in doubt, it was still loads of fun. In our second segment, we highlight Japanese drumming from Tampa Taiko. Please select the PLAY icon to view. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

DMReports for November 13, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, we highlight the recent Open House session featuring some of the awesome programs and people of Polk State College. In our second segment, we feature Part II of our student interview with Dr. Falconetti that occurred during her recent visit to the Digital Media department.

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DMReports for November 06, 2017


Two weeks ago, Dr. Falconetti visited the Digital Media department and was interviewed by some of our students. In this week’s DMReports, we bring you Part I of that interview along with a behind-the-scenes peek of our preparation in the form of a slideshow. If that was not enough, we also spotlight Professor Mark Hartfield and the Theatre program at Polk State.

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DMReports for October 30, 2017


Welcome to the “spooky” edition of DMReports. In our first segment, we bring you highlights from the recent “Capturing Cultures” photo exhibit. In our second segment, Juan Santana adds to last year’s smash Halloween hit with another version of HallowDream II. Click the PLAY icon . . . if you dare. Happy Halloween!

DMReports for October 23, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Gabrielle Segree returns to the anchor desk and provides updates to the latest news of Polk State. In our first segment, we bring highlights from the recent Hispanic Heritage Festival, and in our second segment, members of the college’s Student Government Association (SGA) apprise us of their work and vision. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for October 16, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Edgar Chavez takes over the anchor desk to present the latest updates from Polk State.
In our first segment, we present highlights from Dr. Falconetti’s open forum with students, faculty and staff members, and in our second segment, we highlight Polk State’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program.

DMReports for October 09, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, students reflect on the effects of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico. In our second segment, Professor David Woods provides highlights from a recent photography trip to Scotland. Please click the play icon to view.

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DMReports for October 02, 2017


This week’s DMReports is a special treat. In our first segment, we present a parking PSA from our esteemed security team at Polk State College. Funny stuff!

In our second segment, we highlight the Polk State Aerospace program directed by Eric Crump. Enjoy.

DMReports for September 25, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, students reflect on the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, and in our second segment, we provide highlights from the Hispanic Heritage Gallery Exhibit. Please select PLAY to view.

DMReports for September 11, 2017


We delayed this week’s DMReports by one week due to concerns about Hurricane Irma. Now that the storm is over, we hope you and family are safe and able to start the recovery process.
In this episode, Juan Santana creates an illustrated tribute to the Memory of 9-11, and in our second segment, we provide a few tips on hurricane preparedness. Next week, we will interview students about their experiences with Hurricane Irma.

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DMReports for September 04, 2017

In this week’s DMReports, we feature student interviews in our first segment, and in our second, we provide highlights from the recent Welcome Week.

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DMReports for August 28, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, we provide highlights from First Flight, and in our second segment, we interview the director and coordinator for the Early Childhood Education program at Polk State.

Please click the PLAY icon to view. Additionally, closed captions are now available. Just select the “CC” option on the bottom-right corner of the video player window and select “English CC.” Enjoy!

DMReports for August 21, 2017


Welcome back to a new semester. In this week’s DMReports from Digital Media’s Studio 1308, we welcome our new President Dr. Falconetti to Polk State College.

In our first news segment, we tour the renovated library in Winter Haven, and in our second segment, we provide a highlight reel of the people, sights and sounds of our campuses.

Please click the PLAY icon to view, and for the first time, you can now use the CAPTIONS feature our videos. Just select the “CC” option on the bottom-right corner of the video player window and select “English CC.” Enjoy!

DMReports for April 24, 2017


In this our final DMReports for spring 2017, Camry Brewer assumes anchoring duties and keeps us updated on the latest from Polk State. In our first segment, Ashley interviews an international student, and in our second, we present highlights from the recent career fair.

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DMReports for April 17, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, we present a highlight reel from the recent Sun ‘N Fun airshow, and in our second segment, we showcase the recent student art gallery display. Dirk Sholar explores this week’s news at Polk State.

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DMReports for April 10, 2017


Reading a teleprompter fluently might seem easy, but for some of our anchors, it’s a challenge. In this week’s first segment, we highlight behind-the-scenes attempts at getting the news just right. Each story often requires several takes.

In our second segment, we celebrate International Laugh day, and throughout the program, we highlight the best news of Polk State. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for April 03, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Edgar Chavez takes the anchor desk and gives us the latest updates on Polk State’s activities. The first segment provides highlights from the “Walk in her Shoes” special from Equity & Diversity.

The second segment is a promotion for our upcoming 5th Annual Digital Media Showcase on Monday, May 1st from 6 pm – 9 pm in LTB1100. This year’s theme is a throwback to the 1930s, so come prepared for a magical evening that highlights the best works of our students in video, audio, photography, web, lighting, edited images, page layout and illustration.

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DMReports for March 28, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Dirk Sholar takes the anchor desk and updates us on the latest from Polk State. In our first segment, Scott Duffy explains the potential ramifications of a proposed new Florida Excellence in Higher Education Act of 2017.

In our second segment, students highlight their 2017 spring break plans.
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DMReports for March 13, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Kristin Reiher takes us through the news of the week. In our first segment, we present highlights from the recent faculty art show, and in our second segment, we feature do’s and don’ts of interview clothing from Pairris Jones. Funny stuff!

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DMReports for March 06, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Daniel Carrion takes over the anchor desk and updates us on the latest at Polk State. In our first segment we feature highlights from the most recent health fair, and in our second segment, we remove the wraps and reveal recent renovations at the Winter Haven library. Please select the PLAY icon for more.

DMReports for Feb 27, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Felicity Ruiz takes over the anchoring desk and shares the latest news of Polk State. In our first segment, Guy Michel highlights his musical talent, and in our second segment, we present highlights from a recent African art exhibit by Everett Spruill.

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DMReports for Feb 20, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Edgar Chavez takes the anchor desk and shares the latest news at Polk State. In our first segment, Francesca Ani, a budding 17-year-old singer takes on Britney Spears and other contemporary artists. In our second segment, Rebecca Ruiz produces a powerful piece on Black History Month.

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DMReports for Feb 13, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Gabrielle Segree highlights the ongoing activities at Polk State. In our first segment, students send Valentine’s Day greetings to friends and loved ones, and in our second segment, Juan Santana and Dirk Sholar use animation to suggest ways students may save money on textbooks.

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DMReports for Feb 06, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, Felicity Ruiz takes over the anchor desk and updates us on the latest activities at Polk State. Our first segment highlights artistic works from Marylyn Rackelman, and our second segment shines the spotlight on Professor Murdoch. Please select the PLAY icon to view.

DMReports for Jan 30, 2017


In this week’s DMReports, the college community reflects on their fondest thoughts of Dr. Ross. In our second segment, we provide highlights of the recent Club Rush. The usual news and updates are also explored.

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DMReports for Jan 23, 2017

And we are back for spring 2017! In this week’s DMReports, we highlight upcoming administrative changes and announced retirements at the college. Additionally, we feature a tour of the newly renovated library on the Winter Haven campus and out-takes from the MLK celebration.

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DMReports for January 16, 2017

In this week’s DMReports, students discuss the influence of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, and professors highlight their strategies for a new semester. Felicity Ruiz takes over the anchor chair.