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April 3, 2017
CMD Program Update
The Department of English is now recognized as a potential field for students to specialize in.
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January 12, 2017
Canadian Art Magazine
CMD Program demonstrates how it is a unique way to study art in Canada.
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December 13, 2016
Posted: December 13, 2016 CMD congratulates faculty member Usman Alim
CMD Program demonstrates how it is a unique way to study art in Canada.
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November 22, 2016
CMD Demo Day
The CMD program hosted a ‘Demo Day’ on October 19, 2016 in the Taylor Institute where CMD students demonstrated their research to each other and to the CMD faculty.
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November 15, 2016
Chemistry and computer scientists join forces to show how molecules organize
'Funnel model of crystallization' provides a lens for understanding broader ordering processes in nature
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October 6, 2016
Zygote Quarterly
View the latest edition Zq17 of Zygote Quarterly
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September 15, 2016
The Innovators: Nathaniel Tan of Peak Pixel Games
Find out how former Computational Media Design Student Nathaniel Tan became an innovator and entrepreneur
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August 31, 2016
Let's Talk Gaming!
Join us for a discussion about the influence of video games on today’s society. Invited speakers from academia and the industry explore how video games are an integral part of our culture.
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August 25, 2016
Iconic monarch butterflies get help
Paul Galpern, EVDS professor and CMD program faculty member, joins investigation into declining population and their breeding habitat
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August 4, 2016
Sooner or later, our homes become trash. Prof asks: Why?
Josh Taron, associate professor with EVDS and faculty member of the CMD program, explores creative ways to reduce demolition waste dumped in city landfills
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June 21, 2016
Microsoft picks grad student's video game for release on Xbox One
Computational Media Design grad student Nathaniel Tan’s multi-platform game Alex G Infinity makes big strides in gaming industry
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May 11, 2016
GalleryFM presentation is inspiration for new "Coloring Our Dreams" exhibit
The recent GalleryFM exhibit “Be My Umbrella”, which displayed exquisite paintings created by socially disadvantaged children from the Society of Students Against Poverty (Imam Ali's Popular Students Relief Society) in the Middle East, has captured the interest of the University of Michigan and inspired them to host a similar show “Coloring Our Dreams” in their gallery
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May 5, 2016
Research on tap at Science in the Pub speaker series
CMD PhD student Angela Rout presents her research on forest schools at the inaugural Science in the Pub night on May 5th
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April 19, 2016
CMD welcomes Dr. Patrick Finn as a new faculty member in the CMD progam
Patrick Finn believes that bringing creative approaches into the classroom helps students learn best and prepares them for working in the digital age.
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April 14, 2016
Avenue Magazine: "A Look Inside Calgary’s Lego Library"
It took avid Lego builder Dr. Ben Stephenson around 16 months to complete a scale model of Calgary's new Central Library
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March 9, 2016
"AlexG Infinity” a new game approved for Xbox One has been developed by University of Calgary students/alumni
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February 2, 2016
11ft High Tetris game was recenlty in play at the Taylor Family Digital Library
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February 2, 2016
Fourize (2016), a new CMD piece by R. Mutt, now on display in Science B
Artist: R. Mutt
Materials: Monitors, electronics, webcam
Installation by: John Aycock, CMD director
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December 16, 2015
Huffingtonpost.com: Biomimicry Tools for Designers
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December 1, 2015
Congratulations to CMD faculty member Branko Kolarevic, winner of the ACADIA SOCIETY AWARD OF EXCELLENCE!!
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November 10, 2015
ASTech award in "Innovation in Information & Communications Technology" recognizes LINDSAY Virtual Human Team
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October 13, 2015
Digital Magazine Awards 2015
ZQ (Zygote Quarterly) is a finalist in the Digital Magazine Awards 2015 in the category SCIENCE & NATURE MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR.  The magazine is published by CMD PhD candidate Marjan Eggermont.
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September 18, 2015
CMD Researcher explores potential of mind, body and music connection
Composer and Beakerhead presenter Aura Pon uses sensory technology and body’s internal process to create music
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