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Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)

Recent News

Recent Graduate Kristen Batko Continues to Reap Awards for Her Work

Batko wins TWO Benedek awards -- for Best Screenplay and Best TV Pilot -- on top of her Hopwood honors. In the history of the Benedek awards, she is only the second student to achieve such an honor.

SAC Alum Matt Stinson and Lecturer Oliver Thornton Receive Emmy at 38th Regional Emmy Awards

Stinson and Thornton win award for GET SMART WITH YOUR MONEY, a series of shorts about financial literacy for kids sponsored by Ally Bank and DPTV.


In Screen Arts & Cultures, we create and study the moving image as seen on multiple screens—on the big screens of movie palaces, the cineplex, the art house and the film festival; on small screens ensconced in mammoth fifties consoles and those of giant flat-screened visual glory.  With a strong undergraduate curriculum of production and studies, a burgeoning doctoral program in screen arts and a faculty of award-winning scholars and media makers, Screen Arts & Cultures offers a vibrant intellectual and artistic community here in the Midwest/Great Lakes region.