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Morehouse becomes first college to host classes in the Metaverse

The University offered 15 courses this semester in journalism, Africana studies, business, biology and education.  By Allison Joyner Do you remember that commercial that explained that one day students would be able to learn in a virtual reality world called the Metaverse? Now that commercial has come to life at Morehouse College’s “Metaversity.” The Metaverse […]

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SCAD’S XR stage gives students entering film, TV industry a competitive edge

The technology is changing so quickly that it is now called the LED Volume stage.  By Allison Joyner The Savannah College of Art Design (SCAD) is showing their Atlanta campus students what’s next in the television and film industry by opening their new XR/LED Volume soundstage this quarter.  SCAD now has two of the high-tech […]

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United Way brings immersive virtual reality to Super Bowl Experience

It’s estimated that more than 1 million people travelled to Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII. And more than 70,000 people alone were cheering for the Patriots or the Rams in Mercedes-Benz Stadium. To educate the huge number of people in our city this past week, United Way, Atlanta-based Futurus and Creative Media Industries Institute (CMII) used […]