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Community wide film festival provides opportunity to shine

March 4, 2013

By Christina Burke Features Editor Lights, camera, action, it is time for the future filmmakers of Coppell to make their debut. Since its start in fall 2010, the Emerging Media and Communications (EMAC) Academy lead Irma Kennedy is constantly looking for ways to expand and improve the program. The...

EMAC students head to the coasts of Costa Rica

Graphic by Brian Hwu.

May 24, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer The two-year-old EMAC Academy will give students a great opportunity to travel to a foreign country over the summer. Every summer different groups of students participate in overseas trips. A couple of years ago the Chinese classes went to China during the summer, and...

EMAC Film Festival caps off successful school year

EMAC Film Festival caps off successful school year

May 11, 2012

By Lance McCaskey and Mark Slette Staff Writer and KCBY Staff Member A theme, a prop and pure creativity. These were the ideas that fueled the first annual Emerging Media and Communications (EMAC) Academy Short Film Festival. Students and teachers alike converged on Coppell High School’s r...

EMAC showcase shows off students’ hard work

May 20, 2011

Coleman Armes Staff Writer On May 13, the Emerging Media and Communications Academy celebrated its first year on a high note with the EMAC Showcase. This showcase encompassed all the aspects and skills the students had learned over the year. After long and hard work over every aspect of the...