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Filming at the Technology Support Center

This week the Media & Design Video Production team collaborated with Technology Support Services to make a film about the people and places behind 1-HELP. We worked with a cheerful group of enthusiastic Student Support Specialists who wrote and starred in the film. It was all hands on deck for our team, and we had a great time working the students from TSS!

The video will be live on the IT website in time for Wildcat Welcome.

Farewell to Riham!

For the past three weeks, our Media & Design team has been privileged to host one of six Palestinian undergraduate students brought to Northwestern by an education grant through the Searle Center. Riham Khrub studies computer science in the city of Nablus on the West Bank. With career aspirations in website development and video editing, she was a perfect fit for our team.

 

Front Row:
Stephen Poon, Annie Speicher, Riham Kharub, Len Brashear, Riina Dougherty
Back Row:
Rodolfo Vieira, Harlan Wallach, Nate Bartlett, Garrett Gassensmith, Jordan Pytosh, David Jung

The Searle/CS education grant is funded by the US Consulate in Jerusalem in order to help improve Computer Science education in Palestine. During their time at Northwestern, each student worked in a different lab or group on campus to learn skills in their area of interest. The Searle Center also dedicated an entire program for these students, including lunch and learns, field trips, housing, and other enrichment activities while they were our guests.

 

Farewell Riham and good luck on your media and design career path!

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