Archive for Interviews

Data #14: Interviewing Desmond Blair

When I interviewed Desmond Blair about the Spring 2011 ATEC and EMAC showcase, I also asked him a few questions about how ATEC students can build their portfolios.


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Data #9: Interviewing Angela Yi

Angela Yi is one of my classmates in my Introduction to Writing and Editing For the World Wide Web (course #: ATEC 3320).

Angela, A Transfer Student
Interestingly, she transferred from the University of North Texas (UNT) to The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD). From what I have heard, UNT is well-known for its art and music programs. UNT states that their “College of Visual Arts and Design is one of the nation’s most comprehensive visual arts schools and is considered one of the best in the Southwest”.[1]

I wondered why Angela transferred from UNT to UTD. In addition, I also wanted to get some feedback on what she wanted to know about portfolios.
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Data #8: Spring 2011 ATEC/EMAC Showcase!

In late March, I interviewed Desmond Blair, the coordinator for the upcoming Spring 2011 ATEC (Arts and Techology) and EMAC (Emerging Media and Communications) Showcase.

ATEC/EMAC Showcase Information
Here are some important information about the showcase:

  • Date: April 20th, 2011
  • Time: 6:30pm
  • Location: Conference Center (campus map)


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Data #7: Interviewing Tara Lewis

Recently, I interviewed Tara Lewis, the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Education for ATEC (Arts and Technology) & EMAC (Emerging Media and Communications).[1] I first met Lewis as one of the guest speakers back in my Introduction to ATEC class (course #: ATEC 2320) in the Fall of 2009.

Highlights of the Interview
Some of the important things Lewis discussed were:

  • What to do in building portfolios and preparing for your desired career.
  • What classes and organizations can help you in improving your portfolio.

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