Category: Arts:Design

The SRC Ultimo is the Student Representative Council for the Ultimo Campus in Sydney of Billy Blue College of Design, Torrens University Australia. This podcast is created by students for students as a communication platform and a place to connect. Hear from the students, academics, staff and alumni of our design college as we discuss all things from design careers, industry, creativity, student life, mental health and much more.

October 27, 2021

Life as a freelancer - with Tom Wood

In this weeks episode of the SRC Ultimo Podcast, we had a chat withTom Wood, who used to be a student here at Billy Blue once upon a time, and is now a learning facilitator, specialising in the realm of 3D, animation, and VFX.

 

Having experience working for studios and as a freelancer, he tells us a little about his story leading up to where he is now, before serenading us with his ukulele as he does with his online classes.

October 18, 2021

David Kay & the Industry Team

In this week's episode of the SRC Ultimo Podcast, we have a chat with David Kay and the Industry Team for Design and Creative Technology about Live Briefs and Internships, as well as many of the amazing projects that the team works on. Besides his work at the university, David also has his own side venture that has seen him appear on Shark Tank - a shower and bath in one, named 'Roman Showers'.

 

Shark Tank episode with David:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAggS...

 

Roman Showers:

https://www.romanshower.com.au/

October 9, 2021

Hallucinations, Art, and Lasers - with Liam Key

Liam Key is the Academic Coordinator for Digital Media at Billy Blue College of Design / TUA. He has spent many years of his life moving fluidly between different fields; anything from film, to 3D modelling and animation, to programming and web design; now looking after 3 Bachelor's degrees and Diplomas in these areas. In this episode of the SRC Ultimo Podcast, Liam takes us through his role at the university, his PhD research into visualising DMT Hallucinations with 3D animation, his NFT Artworks, and his live laser music show that is in the works.

 

Checkout Liam's art and other work:

https://liamkey.com/

 

Checkout Liam's music: https://soundcloud.com/liamkeyofficial 

September 24, 2021

Calling new students! Meet your support team | Part 3 - Counseling Service

Miraa the Ultimo Campus Counselor is here to tell us all about the  counseling service available to students and the many ways which they can help students get back and stay on track!

Make a booking through the Counseling Page on the Student Hub
Watch on YouTube Here

September 24, 2021

Calling new students! Meet your support team | Part 2 - Success Coaches

Jock and Lisa are here to tell us about Success Coaches at Torrens, and just how they are ready to support you on your path to industry! They also give some great advice about how to get the most out of your time during your studies to kick start your career!

Success Coaches email:
yoursuccesscoach@torrens.edu.au

Careers Connect Information

Sign into Careers Connect here:
https://careersconnect-csm.symplicity.com/students/

Watch on YouTube Here

September 24, 2021

Calling new students! Meet your support team | Part 1 - Student Services

Christina and Joe from Student Services team are here to tell us more about how Student Services can help you when you first start out and along your journey as a student at Torrens University, Billy Blue College of Design. 

Check out the student hub

Student Services email:
studentservices@torrens.edu.au

Watch on YouTube Here

September 16, 2021

Going from high school to university - Student Panel

Welcome to Season 3! In our first student panel we discuss what it was like transitioning from High School to University and how lockdown has affected students - with Kokko, Aeysha, Ahmad and Abbey.
 
Links to the Escape Room registration, and Film Society Interest form in this linktree
 
Student Film Screening - Friday, 24th September
 
Frame+Work Competition - Enter Here
 
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Music: Know Myself - Patrik Patrikios Promoted by: RNCM MUSIC
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August 21, 2021

Connecting design students to industry with Suzanne Keating

We chat about careers in design as well as tips for overcoming procrastination, being organised, doing freelance work and more with Suzanne Keating - Industry Consultant and Learning Facilitator at Billy Blue College of Design, Torrens University Australia.

Careers Connect
Login & set yourself a "saved search" similar to a job alert on Seek. If you have any login issues or questions contact CareersConnect@torrens.edu.au please don’t contact IT or Student Services.

 

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Music: Know Myself - Patrik Patrikios
Promoted by: RNCM MUSIC 
Video Link: https://youtu.be/J2nOMzLW63I
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August 7, 2021

Improving our campus with Rebecca Murphy

We spoke with Rebecca Murphy our Ultimo Campus Director about her road to Torrens, her musical performance talents, life as an administrator and more!

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Music: Know Myself - Patrik Patrikios
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Video Link: https://youtu.be/J2nOMzLW63I
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July 24, 2021

Social Design with Lissa Barnum

We chat with designer and educator Lissa Barnum during these lockdowns, and learn how design can influence social change among other things. 
 
 
 
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