Student Digital Media Assistants

Contact Digital Media Assistants

  • Our Digital Media Assistants are available at the Digital Media Bar (DMB) in Andrews Library or via a Teams meeting.
  • They are generally available Sunday – Thursday from 1 – 10 p.m. and Friday 1 – 5 p.m. when classes are in session.
  • You can schedule an appointment using Bookings with them to meet at the DMB or in Teams.
7 College students who work as Digital Media Assistants smiling at the Digital Media Bar in Andrews Library
Visit the Digital Media Bar for a consult with our Digital Media Assistants

About Digital Media Assistants

Digital Media Assistants are responsible for answering basic software questions about Microsoft 365 and Moodle, assist with our equipment housed in CoRE such as our 3D printers, and provide support to students in planning and completing digital media assignments such as podcasts, videos, and posters. Students also help perform basic troubleshooting in the Digital Studio when necessary.

STAs read and report about new technical innovations on the Technology website, learn about the media creation software supported by Educational Technology, explore emerging technologies, and offer workshops to help fellow students learn how to use our supported software. STAs may also work on clerical projects or data analysis and visualization projects. Exceptional STAs may be embedded in classes or departments to directly support faculty or class projects.

Supported Software: 3D Design & Printing, After Effects, Audacity, Blender, GarageBand, Illustrator, iMovie, InDesign, Keynote, LaTeX, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Stream, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Word, Moodle, Numbers, Omeka, Pages, Photoshop, Premiere, SPSS, Stata, Unity, WordPress

Meet our Student Digital Media Assistants and learn about their expertise.

Amelia Mitchell

Amelia is a second year from Harrisonburg, VA and is an intended Computer Science major. She can help you with Microsoft Suite, Google Suite, and Canva.

Bitania Ketema Samuel

Bitania Ketema is a sophomore from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, majoring in Computer Science.  She spends most of her free time watching movies or spending time with her friends. She is interested in web design and user experience and can help with Canva, Microsoft Powerpoint, and iMovie.

Inethia Allen

Inethia Allen is a senior from Washington, DC majoring in Studio Art. She loves digital design and debating about movies. She can help you with Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Canva, Zotero, and Google Drive.

Jessica Israel

Jessica Israel is a Sophomore from Atlanta, Georgia. She loves art and writing as well as learning to build websites. She can help with Audacity, iMovie, Power Point and social media.

Minh Phan

Minh Phan is a STEM major first-year from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, who enjoys arts of any forms: drawing, designing, video editing, filming, singing,… (the list goes on). She discovered Adobe Photoshop in fourth grade when she wanted to create a poster celebrating her favorite singer’s birthday (her oldest works can be found here),…

Tyusha Sarawagi

Tyusha is a junior double majoring in data science and business economics at the college. She is from Kathmandu, Nepal. She is outgoing and likes socialising/hanging out with her friends in her spare time. She also enjoys being physically active, therefore loves to dance and work out. Being from a technical major, she can help…