Media Sandbox Michigan State University

Media Sandbox is an integrated program of cinematic arts, journalism, advertising and game development, with additional skills in graphic design, web design, app development, visual storytelling, 3D art and animation.

Our students’ work will be at the Traverse City Film Festival July 26-31, 2016! check out the official MSU@TCFF page for more information and schedules. Students can get tickets for free with their MSU IDs!

Check out trailers for two of the student films below:

From Flint: Voices of a Poisoned City

Director: Elise Conklin


Director: Izak Gracy

Games more your thing? Then don’t miss the HTC Vive virtual reality experience at The Woz!

This hands-on, interactive gallery goes beyond traditional screens to the place where film and technology intersect and you are part of the story. Experience virtual worlds beyond your imagination and engage in the games everyone will be talking about tomorrow. But the Woz experience isn’t just virtual reality-based…play other games, too!

Recent News

‘The Woz’ at TCFF will showcase the future of gaming

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Michigan State University has partnered with the Traverse City Film Festival to facilitate and host its hands-on, interactive showcase called “The Woz.” MSU staff, students and ...

Timothy Busfield joins ComArtSci as artist in residence

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Emmy award-winning actor Timothy Busfield will join the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University (MSU) as an artist in residence, effective June 1...

WKAR and MSU receive Regional Emmy® Nominations

Friday, May 20th, 2016

The 38th annual Emmy® nominees have been announced by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences – Michigan, and both WKAR and Michigan State University (MS...



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MSU Media Sandbox is a creative CURRICULUM and COMMUNITY in the College of Communication Arts & Sciences at Michigan State University.