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    INK Nation California Series: Nick Ferro

    April 27, 2015
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    Q: Where are you from and where are you located now? A: I am from Elkhart, Ind. and I am currently living in Los Angeles. Q: What did you study while you were at Ball State? A: I studied Telecommunications with a focus in video production. Q: What took you out to California? A: I moved to California because, after I’d graduated, I felt that If I stayed in Indiana I’d be making commercials and news. I wanted to do neither of those things, so I packed my bags to come out and work in television and movies. Q:...
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    August 8, 2014
    Q: Give us a little background about yourself. I am from Fort Wayne, IN. I am currently studying communications with a focus in organizational communications and a minor in entrepreneurship. My hobbies range from staying active with weightlifting and bicycling to playing a variety of sports like golf, soccer and basketball. Q: Tell us about your journey to becoming an Iron Phi. It was a very long journey, but eventually I was able to reach my goal. It took over two years and two tough mudder events to raise $1,000. Q: What influenced you to pursue becoming an Iron...
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    CAB Member Hired at BSU

    August 8, 2014
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    Q: Where are you from, what are your undergrad and graduate studies? I grew up in Northwest Indiana and completed my undergraduate in animation at Ball State and continued my studies here throughout grad school. Q: Why did you choose to go into animation? I’ve always been interested in all things art and technology, and particularly the merger of the two. My passion for these fields led me to a crossroads in which I had to choose to go into either IT, graphic design, or animation. Ultimately the prospect of becoming a visual effects artist was the most alluring....