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Ringling College Students Win 2016 Student Academy Award!

Ringling College of Art and Design via Globe Newswire 20:15 GMT Saturday 24th September 2016

SARASOTA, FLA., Sept. 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last night, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences held its 43rd Student Academy Award Ceremony honoring Computer Animation students Kal Athannassov, John McDonald, and Echo Wu with the Silver Medal in the Animation category for their work, . 17 students were announced as winners this year in the categories of Alternative, Animation, Documentary, Narrative, Foreign Narrative, Foreign Animation, and Foreign Documentary. "This whole experience has been incredible," remarks student winner Echo Wu. "We did not expect to come so far with the film. But it is moments like this we are extremely glad we worked as hard as we did on the film to make it the best we possibly could."   According to Animation World Network, the "Academy received a record number of entries this year—1,749 films from 286 domestic and 95 international colleges and universities—which were voted by a record number of Academy members." Of this year's seven...

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2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO: Pricing Announced at U.S. Debut

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - September 24, 2016) - Nissan today announced pricing of $174,9901 USD for the new 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO in conjunction with its North American debut at the Japanese Classic Car Show at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, ...[Published 24-09-2016 18:30:00 GMT]

How Small Business Networking Strengthens Your Personal Brand

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Snapchat Releases First Hardware Product: Spectacles

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10 Tips to Prepare Your Business for the Future

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Salesforce Considers Takeover of Twitter

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Clinton-Trump Debate Expected to Be Rare Draw in a Polarized Age

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Neiman’s Names Carrie Fisher CMO

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Phone Makers Could Cut Off Drivers. So Why Don’t They?

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Cricket is king but Pakistan baseball makes strides in New York

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An Internet For the Future

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A time hop through the hotbed of celebrity divorce

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Chinese superstar Lang Lang playing Boston Symphony opener

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Florence museum head defends party rental in Pitti Palace

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Snapchat Releases First Hardware Product: Spectacles

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