The Frank and Marisa Martire

Business and Communications Center

The building is home to the School of Communication and Media Studies and the Jack Welch College of Business. The building offers state-of-the-art facilities that include:

  •   Two large television studios for TV production
  •   Two fully equipped control rooms 
  •   Full lighting grid with built in presets 
  •   Large green-screen area for virtual productions 
  •   Smart classrooms with multimedia technology 
  •   Audio Finishing rooms and editing suites 
  •   A 110 Seat Theater 
  •   Two 30 seat film screening venues 
  •   A multi-media forum for leadership institutes 

Connecticut's Newest Media Center

The facility provides a hands-on learning environment for media students on the undergraduate and graduate level. This includes 2 studios, editing bays, screening rooms, media theater, mac media lab, radio station, multi-media forum and more. 

 

 

STUDIO a

  • Custom designed Newsroom/Sports Show studio with three manned studio cameras on pedestals, a studio camera on a jib, and a robotic camera. 
  • Set features news desk area, conversation area, and stand-up reporting area 
  • Full lighting grid with built in presets for typical shooting arrangements
  • Connects to either of two fully equipped control rooms                                                                                                     

 

Studio B

  • Open floor-plan studio with space to create custom sets
  • Features three studio cameras on tripods, one studio camera on a jib, and one robotic camera
  • Large green-screen area for virtual productions
  • Full lighting grid with built in presets for typical shooting arrangements
  • Connects to either of two fully equipped control rooms