Digital Futures (DF) News Archive

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 6:30am
Since the RSD5 Symposium (Relating Systems Thinking and Design) was held at OCAD University 2016, Dr. Peter Jones has been engaged as a...
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 2:15pm
Graduating students from each of the 7 Graduate programs were recognized for their high academic standards, creativity and mastery of...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
On April 2nd 2019, four OCAD U Graduate students presented their research in three minutes or less
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
OCAD community raises just under $5000 to assist in rebuilding the Tahltan Nation Community
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 4:30pm
Q & A with Morgan Sea about her design of the CBC Arts logo with references to trans history (and CBC history) — plus paintings, books...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 2:45pm
Quinn's simplistic line style t-shirt designs promote awareness surrounding breast health while exploring the representation of women's...
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Building upon a growing partnership between OCAD University and General Motors of Canada, two recent graduates and one student have...
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
Graduate Studies Funding Opportunity
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 2:30pm
Afrooz Samaei, the winner of the OCAD U 3MT competition represented OCAD U at the 2018 Provincial Finals 3MT Competition at York University.
Friday, April 13, 2018
On Wednesday April 4th 2018, the 8th annual Level Up Showcase took place at the Design Exchange in Toronto. More than 75 games from over 14...
Friday, April 6, 2018
VOTING CLOSES APR. 20 - The app that brings art to life is in the running for a prestigious Webby award in the category Best Use of...
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 3:30pm
The Alexa Experiment” explores what it’s like to live with the artificially intelligent, personal home assistant, the Amazon Alexa.
Monday, March 26, 2018
The deadline for the first competition for the new OCAD University Graduate Student Travel Fund is March 26, 2018.
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 2:45pm
TEI 2018 is the 12th annual conference dedicated to presenting the latest results in tangible, embedded, and embodied interaction.
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Greetings everyone. Mera naam Ashok Mathur, and as some of you know, and I’m finding out with increasing regularity, I’m the new Dean of...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Congratulations Fusun, recent Diigtal Futures MFA alumni and 2017 Medal Winner, on having her research poster accepted as part of i-Docs'...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
DF Students create “elevator pitch” to convey their prototypes in five minutes or less
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:15pm
This week, President Sara Diamond moderated a panel discussion on gamification at BIO 2017 in San Diego, California --  the world’s largest...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 10:30am
Fusun Uzun, Jordan Shaw & Jazmine Yerbury selected as artists to watch at the 102nd annual GradEx
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
Projection-mapping technology to explore the power of storytelling through the sharing of family photographs.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:15pm
The Honourable Kirsty Duncan and Adam Vaughan, MP for Spadina–Fort York, met with President Sara Diamond and members of OCAD University’s...
Monday, March 13, 2017
Current BA (Honours) in Visual and Critical Studies student Maya Wilson-Sanchez's text "Collaboration, Family and Photography: The Process...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 5:00am
Students from the Digital Futures Graduate Program course “Special Topic: Family Camera at the ROM” presented their proposals for...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 4:45pm
In 2016, OCAD University partnered with the Globe and Mail Report on Business to publish a series of six op-eds titled “By Design,”...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 4:00am
A video game designed by Cindy Poremba, faculty member in the Digital Futures program, is accompanying the launch of the highly anticipated...
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 4:00am
Emma Westecott has published a chapter entitled "Playing with Gender: Promoting Representational Diversity with Dress-Up, Cross-Dressing...
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 4:00am
Marcus A. Gordon, MFA Digital Futures (DF) Candidate, was tasked by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC...
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 5:00am
OCAD University students sat down recently with representatives from 19 companies from the digital industries to learn more about the...
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 5:00am
Monica Virtue, a Digital Futures MDes (2016) Candidate, investigates the potential for an illuminated walk around the Stratford Festival.