$19 million for new digital media initiatives at OCAD, uWaterloo

March 26, 2008

We knew we would miss a few stories from yesterday's Ontario Budget. Announcements also included $19 million from the Ministry of Research and Innovation to encourage skills development and research in digital media. The University of Waterloo received $10 million towards a new digital media institute at its proposed Stratford campus. The Ontario College of Art & Design received $9 million toward a new lab in interactive design and digital media, which will eventually become a Centre for Research and Graduate Studies at the school.  uWaterloo News Release | OCAD News Release