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  • Things You Wanted to Know About a Game Artist Career January 22, 2010

    The Video Game Industry Video games have come a long way since the days of "Pong" -- a simple simulation of tennis where a dot (the ball) was struck by each opponent's paddle (a long white line). Today the game...Read More »

  • Twas the Night Before Deadlines, When All Through the House... December 23, 2009

    Have a Restful Holiday During this festive season, we'd like to wish everyone a safe and restful holiday and a prosperous New Year. We would also like to leave you a parody of the well known Christmas poem, "Twas the...Read More »

  • Are We Having Fun Yet? Your Education October 09, 2009

    Are We Having Fun Yet? This phrase was used a lot in the 80s as a quip to another person who was usually in dire straights or in an obvious position of distress. The one-liner would usually get a laugh,...Read More »

  • Associate's Degrees: What You Need to Know October 02, 2009

    What is an Associate's Degree? This degree is given by community colleges, junior colleges, and online graphic design schools. Some universities offer an associate's after completing the first two years of study towards a bachelor's degree....Read More »

  • Design and Media Contests. Should You Enter? September 25, 2009

    Contests: The Good There are benefits in entering design, art, and media contests. The mere act of entering puts you on a deadline to meet certain requirements and rules. This is a good way of simulating the pressures you will...Read More »

  • College Accreditation: Things You Need To Know September 11, 2009

    In today's job market, it is becoming increasingly more apparent that a solid education is necessary to qualify for higher paying jobs or careers that have added responsibility and growth potential. Besides choosing the right college, university, or online graphic...Read More »

  • What Happens at an Online College? September 04, 2009

    All of us are familiar with the traditional setting of a classroom with students, and teachers. But just what is an online college like? How do you take classes, submit homework, receive your assignments, and take your tests?...Read More »

  • eLearning: Graphic Design Education and Classes for Everyone August 28, 2009

    If you are a web designer, photographer, fashion designer, or anyone in design or media, you are constantly seeking to improve your skills. You may be attending college or a graphic design school, but you still want to get that...Read More »

  • Why Should You Go To Graphic Design School? August 21, 2009

    This is a very legitimate question for those with talent in the arts, media, or other related design disciplines. The short answer is, "You don't have to." But going to a graphic design college may make things easier when you...Read More »

  • Can You Be Truly Original As A Designer? August 17, 2009

    Finding Your Own Voice They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. If this is true, many graphic artists, designers, photographers and other have paid homage to their artistic heroes by trying to mimic their styles. Dedicated nature photographers...Read More »