Visual and Performing Arts

Alumni

What Are Our Alumni Up To?

Starting Their Own Businesses and Recruiting.

Smart Monkeys

Our alumni create businesses and employ our students. They were recently on campus recruiting students. Smart Monkeys specialize in AV control systems. One of our alumni for example headed the final programming check for the Smithsonian Museum on African American History, a museum that is particularly rich in multimedia content.

Big Names. Big Jobs.

8th Day Sound

Many of our alumni are working with big name artists are doing it through this company. Dan Bluhm is currently working with Taylor Swift. Others like Sam Balk have been on tour with Lady Gaga.

Anna Catton '16, BS audio production and technology

Consultant at Soundscape Engineering LLC. She is finishing her Ph.D. in Architectural Acoustics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Tom Conran '14, BA sound design

Freelance Audio Engineer in Philadelphia.

Steve Green '14, BA in sound design 

Video Game Sound Designer. Worked on award winning games: ABZÛ and What Remains of Edith Finch.

Lindsey Johns '13, BA in sound design

Audio Crew Chief, Walt Disney World.

Dan Labrie '09, BS audio production and technology

Works with ATR Magnetics, the leader in working with reel-to-reel tape. His work has included work at the National Archives in restoration of historic recordings.

Kenny Stahl '11, BS audio production and technology

Freelance Production Manager (currently Chance the Rapper stage manager). Currently he is working on an album that will be mixed by Alan Parsons.

Ken Showler '07, BA sound design

Head of the North American offices of 7thSense Design. He headed up the sound installation at the Ferrari Theme Park in Dubai. They have overseen the multimedia/sound for the Rockettes show at Radio City Music Hall.

John Watza '14, BA in sound design

Worked as a sound engineer at Comerica Park (Detroit Tigers). Currently, he is working in Chicago with Sound, Production & Lighting, LLC.

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