DIGICOM Symposium Digs Deep Into Documentaries PALM SPRINGS, CA — On Feb. 27, about 450 area high school students from across the valley viewed short documentaries and discussed the films with their directors during a daylong symposium hosted by DIGICOM Learning....

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People Place Things Film Festival 2019

  It’s that time again! The 2019 DIGICOM Film Festival will be held this year at the Richards Center for the Arts at Palm Spring High School on Friday, May 17. This year’s theme is People, Places, Things. The free film festival will be from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. and...

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DIGICOM Builds Support for Digital Storytelling Programs

DIGICOM Learning hosted a cocktail party in the Old Las Palmas neighborhood of Palm Springs on Tuesday, Jan. 22, to recognize donors and to build additional support for its digital storytelling programs. About 100 people attended the invitation-only event to learn more about DIGICOM, including its continued growth across the valley and its recent partnership with College of the Desert to create a digital media school at the college’s new west campus, currently in the planning stages.

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DIGICOM Learning Screens Latino Films at New Festival

DIGICOM Learning screened two dozen films during the Official Latino Film and Arts Festival Oct. 11–14, 2018, at the Coachella Library. The short films, produced by Latino students and teachers throughout the Coachella Valley, dealt with a wide range of topics — from politics and cultural traditions to personal identity and tragedy.

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DIGICOM’s Professional Development!

By Joseph Hong, Palm Springs Desert Sun, June 21, 2018 The school year just ended, but some local teachers are already back in the classroom. For the past two weeks, educators from throughout the Coachella Valley have participated in the professional development...

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Rise and Shine!

  By Xochitl Pena, The Desert Sun May 18, 2018 “One thing is clear following the DIGICOM Film Festival on Thursday, there is an abundance of talented young filmmakers across the desert.“ One thing is clear following the DIGICOM Film Festival on Thursday, there is an...

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2018 Luncheon honoring Patty Newman

2018 Luncheon honoring Patty Newman It's All About The Kids! Philanthropic leader Patty Newman to be honored at the 3rd Annual “It’s All About the Kids” Luncheon for DIGICOM Learning. Palm Springs,CA. – DIGICOM Learning is proud to announce Patty Newman as the honoree...

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The 2018 DIGICOM Film Symposium

2018 DIGICOM Film Symposium With high schools from around Coachella ValleyDIGICOM Learning Announces Second Annual High School Narrative Filmmaking Symposium in partnership with Film Independent’s Project Involve Program 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Wednesday, March 7 Location: The...

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Letter from UCI

February 26, 2018 Board of Education Palm Springs Unified School District 980 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way Palm Springs, CA 92262 Dear President Williamson and Members of the Board:I understand that the Board of Education will be discussing the district’s Digital...

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