20 Aug 2015

All posts from 20 Aug 2015

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“Luchadora” by Amber Cortes

Amber Cortes, Cohort 12/MCDM track, presents her short documentary “Luchadora” at the 2015 Screen Summit at Cultivate. The film, which follows a female Lucha Libre wrestler in Washington, was created for Sarah Stuteville and Alex Stonehill’s multimedia production class and debuted at the Seattle International Film Festival this year.

Read the whole story: http://www.com.washington.edu/2015/05/comm-lead-filmmaker-shows-luchadora-at-siff/ 

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“Luchadora” by Amber Cortes
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Screen Summit 2015 Awards Ceremony

On June 12th, the Communication Leadership program held its 5th annual Screen Summit at Cultivate. To celebrate students and honor their hard work, five awards were presented at the ceremony:

RESEARCH: Rosemary Ponnekanti
LEADERSHIP: Fritz Kessler
COMMUNITY: Sarahy Sigie
STORY: Amber Cortes
CREATIVITY: Maddie Egan

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Screen Summit 2015 Awards Ceremony
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“Dedicated 2” by Zhang Wen

Zhang “Awen” Wen, Cohort 14/MCDM track, presents her micro-volunteering app concept, “Dedicated 2,” at the 2015 Screen Summit at Cultivate. The project was an exercise in creativity for Wen, who created the app for Anita Verna Crofts’ COM 536: Leadership Through Stories and Communities class.

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“Dedicated 2” by Zhang Wen