Digital Animation: A Technology Mentoring Program for Young Women

Digital Animation: A Technology Mentoring Program for Young Women is a free summer program for students who have completed or are entering the 7th and 8th grades in central Ohio. Each year the program selects young women with exhibited artistic potential to work with mentors from arts and technology fields at The Ohio State University. For two weeks, the select group of young women works with women mentors using problem-solving skills and collaborative learning to create digital animation. The program is offered by the Advanced Computing Center for Arts and Design (ACCAD), a research center in The Ohio State University College of the Arts and one of the premiere animation education centers in the world.