• Mind the Gap

    January 8, 2015

    Designing between devices.
  • Digital Media Symposium

    October 22, 2014

    Digital Media Department’s first symposium.
  • UX Designer Jared Spool

    October 22, 2014

    Digital Media Department hosts User Experience designer Jared Spool.
  • New Minors

    October 14, 2014

    Westphal launches three new minors in Fall 2014.
  • Digital Media

    May 27, 2014

    The Digital Media 2014 Senior Show takes place on May 31.
  • Giant Tetris

    April 21, 2014

    Dr. Frank Lee, Game Art & Production Associate Professor, received substantial press attention in more than 1,400 national and international outlets for his creation of the giant Tetris game.
  • Research Day 2014

    April 18, 2014

    Of the more than 400 student projects on display at Drexel University’s annual Research Day, 44 presentations were from Westphal College graduate and undergraduate students representing 9 programs, including Product Design, Graduate Arts Administration, Design & Merchandising, Architecture, Interior Design, Digital Media, Graduate Digital Media, Dance, and Screenwriting & Playwriting.
  • Participate in Drexel's Research Day 2014

    March 5, 2014

    All Westphal students are invited and strongly encouraged to participate in Research Day – the University’s annual celebration of research, innovation, scholarship and creativity. Research Day 2014 will take place at the Daskalakis Athletic Center on Thursday, April 10.
  • Robert Torres: Game Changers in Education

    January 19, 2014

    The Digital Media Department will host Dr. Torres Jan. 22 at 2 p.m. in the URBN Annex Screening Room (3401 Filbert St.), where he will give a presentation, “Games for Learning and Assessment: Potential for Dramatic Change in K-16 Education.” All interested students and faculty are invited to attend.
  • A Digital Home for Philadelphia’s Central Club

    December 5, 2013

    The Rev. Stanley Wilson recently sought the help of our Interactive Digital Media students in bringing his family’s legacy of charity to the Web. The students worked with Electronic Ink, an international business system design consultancy, and Professors Troy Finamore and Jervis Thompson.
  • Digital Media NSF Gaming Grant

    October 24, 2013

    Digital Media Professors Dr. Jichen Zhu and Dr. Glen Muschio and School of Education Assistant Professor of Learning Technologies Dr. Aroutis Foster were awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to conduct a yearlong investigation on how to make educational gaming more adaptive to students’ learning abilities.
  • Drexel Wins Big at 2013 Philly Geek Awards

    August 19, 2013

    In a strong showing for some of Drexel University’s best and brightest, Dr. Frank Lee, an associate professor in the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and director of the Entrepreneurial Game Studio, and undergraduate digital media student Greg Lobanov were among the winners at the 2013 Philadelphia Geek Awards.
  • Dean's List Honors Spring 2013

    July 26, 2013

    We are proud to announce that 406 Westphal College undergraduate students have received Dean’s List honors for the Spring 2013 academic term.
  • Westphal's Philadelphia Geek Awards Nominations

    July 26, 2013

    Philadelphia’s popular geek culture website Geekadelphia has nominated Game Art & Production (GMAP) Prof. Dr. Frank Lee, GMAP student Greg Lobanov and Entertainment & Arts Management alumna Amanda Danziger for their Philadelphia Geek Awards ceremony.
  • Westphal @ Research Day

    April 29, 2013

    Drexel University’s annual Research Day celebrates the innovation, scholarship and creativity through presentations and a competition featuring student research projects. For Westphal students, presentations included video games, mobile apps, and new product designs.
  • Game Design's New Theme Park Ride

    June 15, 2012

    Drexel Game Design, an interdisciplinary program between Westphal's Game Art & Production major and Computer Science, part of the College of Engineering, has a new motion platform system to build motion-based games for immersive simulation environments that can be used for both entertainment and for serious gaming and training purposes
  • Toy Maker: Emilio Garcia

    April 10, 2012

    Toy designer, graphic artist, illustrator and digital designer, Emilio Garcia will travel from Barcelona, Spain to Drexel to work with the Product Design program.
  • Spring Open House 2012

    April 2, 2012

    Onsite Portfolio Reviews: Launch your Drexel application and complete the portfolio requirements for Fashion Design, Graphic Design and Photography when you attend the May 2oth Open House. Our faculty will be available to review your portfolios following the Academic Sessions.
  • WHYY

    January 20, 2011

    Glen Muschio, Digital Media Professor, was featured in an article on WHYY's news blog.
  • Game Design Program Ranked Third

    March 25, 2010

    •Digital Media students learn gaming design, art, 3D modeling and animation, scripting and programming, storytelling and digital audio.
    •Students in both majors take gaming courses together and work on multi-discipline team projects with Music, Scriptwriting and Engineering majors.
  • IEEE Multimedia

    March 17, 2010

    Dr. Paul Diefenbach, Dr. Youngmoo Kim, Electrical & Computer Engineering, and alumna Lauren Mandillian authored a feature article in IEEE Multimedia.


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