The doodles on Google’s home page – animated tributes to Ronald Dahl, Les Paul and Ida Bell Wells, among others – show the value the tech company’s leaders see in the arts and humanities. Google’s HR department sees it as well: In 2010, then-Vice President Marissa Mayer said 80 percent of that year’s hires would have a liberal arts background.
The Brasil Guitar Duo is known for its mature musicianship, and that’s not by accident. João Luiz and Douglas Lora have known one another since adolescence, and their performances are indicative of that.
Craig Warren first heard the Rebel yell at Kings Dominion, an amusement park in Virginia. He was sitting near the back of a wood-track roller coaster, gripping the lap bar as the cars clattered into a tunnel, where everyone screamed.
Career options for graduates of the Digital Media, Arts, and Technology program include web content editor, web designer, digital marketing strategist, social media specialist, digital artist, digital photo/video editor, digital art director, multimedia specialist, front-end analyst, digital media planner, technical producer, public relations or advertising specialist, graphic designer, and other specialties.
Digital Media, Arts, and Technology—abbreviated DIGIT—is Penn State’s only undergraduate degree in digital humanities. DIGIT meets growing employer demand for professionals capable of both critical analysis and creative production of digital media.
The curriculum is designed so that DIGIT majors can easily double major within the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. If a career in the field of interactive entertainment is your goal, add the Game Development minor.