Student Digital Media Assistants

STAs are responsible for answering basic software questions pertaining to our digital media equipment housed in the Taylor 205, CoRE, and the Media Studio. They are responsible for maintaining the computers at the Digital Media Bar, restocking printers, etc. STAs will be expected to read and report about new technical innovations on the Educational Technology website, learn about the media creation software Educational Technology supports, explore emerging technologies, and offer workshops to help fellow students learn how to use our supported software to create media projects. STAs may be given clerical projects or data analysis and visualization projects. Exceptional STAs may be embedded in classes or departments to directly support faculty or class projects. Educational Technology has several openings for our STA position.

Sofia Abdirizak, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Sofia Abdirizak

Sofia is part of Wooster’s Global Nomad program, calling both Springfield, VA and Nairobi, Kenya home. She’s interested in English, anthropology, and film. Sofia would happily help you with Word, Powerpoint, Final Cut, and iMovie.

Salim Dohri, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Salim Dohri

If you ever see Salim in Lowry, ask him to tell you more about his home country, Morocco. He is the friendliest cat person you will meet on campus. He is a sophomore currently working towards a major in computer science. Outside of class, he is a part of the living wage club, the robotics club, and the ballroom dance club. While he specializes in web development and unity, Salim can help with a varieties of software and technologies.

Gabe Gerry, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Gabe Gerry

Gabe is a senior Communication Studies major and Film Studies minor from Northfield, OH. He is the president and a captain of RamJam, the Men’s Ultimate Frisbee team on campus, as well as Vice President of Xi Chi Psi. In his free time, he likes to hang out in the pit and spend a lot of time in the Scot Center either working out or playing basketball. Gabe has always been interested in becoming familiar with many different aspects of technology, but has a fondness for video and photo editing.

Yuxuan (Katie) Ke, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Yuxuan (Katie) Ke

Katie is a junior student from Shenzhen, China. She is double majoring in Business Economics and East Asian Studies. She is a huge K-pop and K-drama fan so during her free time, she loves photo & video editing, doing dance covers, and just watching random youtube videos. She would love to help you with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, iMovie, Adobe Premiere, Photoshop.

Todd Le, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Todd Le

Todd is currently a biology major in the College of Wooster. He is probably going for pre-Vet because he feels that animals are more worth saving than human. Music is his second interest, and thus he can help you with Audacity and stuff like that. He, much like everyone else in this college, is old enough to experience both of the world’s largest operating systems so he can also help you with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, or Macintosh’s Pages, Numbers, and Keynote.

“Todd Le is the coolest person I’ve ever known”
The 14th Dalai Lama

Joe MacInnes, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Joe MacInnes

Joe is from Albion, Michigan. He is a senior computer science major. Joe has experience with micro controllers such asĀ Arduino and Raspberry through his robotics club connection . Most of his time is spent at Kauke, Andrews, or Taylor. Joe is proficient in 3D modeling and printing using Blender and Fusion 360. He can also handle rigging and animation in Blender. Joe also has a lot of experience with Unity, and has used it to deploy mobile VR applications.

Thanh Nguyen, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Thanh Nguyen

Thanh is a double major in Computer Science and Art Studio. She is interested in digital art and interactive media. Ask her questions pertaining Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Autodesk Sketchbook, LATEX, Zotero, and MSOffice Word.

Tam Nguyen, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2680 |
Tam Nguyen

Tam is double major in Computer Science and Mathematics. Filming is her speciality. She can help you with iMovie, Final Cut Pro, and Adobe Suite. Besides that, numbers and coding are also her favorite. She spends a lot of time with Machine Learning models, so definitely ask her about Matlab and R.

Truong (School) Ngyuen, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |

Xinyu (Martina) Pei, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |
Xinyu (Martina) Pei

Martina is a sophomore Communication Studies and East Asian Studies double major from Anhui, China. She is currently president of CSSA (Chinese Students and Schools Association). At the same time, she has many ambitions like being a Instagram Influencer, Youtuber or a documentary film producer. During her free time, she likes to discovers newest fashion trends and edits video just for fun. She would love to help with Adobe Premiere, Photoshop and Illustrator,Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint and Word.

Nghi Tran, Digital Media Assistant

phone: 2608 |