Rajesh Barnabas: Media for Messaging and Mentoring

I’ve worked with Rochester-based TV Producer, Filmmaker and Youth Educator Rajesh Barnabas for over five years at Rochester Community Media Center.  It still came as a surprise when I learned during this interview that many of the skills this multi-talented … Continued

Meghdad Asadi Designs a Bright Future in Animation

While completing a Masters Degree in Communications Engineering, Meghdad Asadi discovered a passion for animation. He chose to come to the U.S. from his native country of Iran to pursue an MFA in 3D Computer Animation in the School of … Continued

Arvel Bird Answers the Call of the Whispering Winds

I first became a fan of Arvel Bird’s music at Ganondagan‘s Native American Dance and Music Festival. His music, which combines rich, earth-bound sounds as well as soaring melodic phrases, is infused by the influence of his mother’s Paiute heritage, … Continued