April 25, 2018, 7:15 p.m.

SCAD wins big at Disney Imagineering competition

SCAD is the first university to capture the top two positions at Walt Disney Imagineering’s Imaginations Design Competition. This unprecedented honor underscores the SCAD commitment to design innovation, problem-solving and career preparation.

The SCAD graduate team took first place for "Caguaya," a plan to revitalize a real sunken pirate city in Jamaica.
Graduate team:
Carlos Ginatta Tinajero (M.F.A. themed entertainment design; M.Arch., 2008; B.F.A., architecture, 2007)
Michael Howell (M.F.A. themed entertainment design)
Maria Mondloch (M.F.A. themed entertainment design)
Maya Vyas (M.F.A. animation)

The SCAD undergraduate team took second place for "Spaceport Hashima," a destination resort off the coast of Japan.
Undergraduate team:
Cameron Hoss (B.F.A. industrial design, themed entertainment design minor)
Corrie Pickering (B.F.A. production design)
Claire Puginier (B.F.A. industrial design, graphic design minor)
Emily Sasaki (B.F.A. animation)

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