Creativity. Technology. Business.

Welcome! At the Stratford School we believe that an experiential education style accelerates knowledge and fuels innovation. We bring together a dynamic community of students, researchers, industry, and entrepreneurs to advance digital media technology and creative application.

  1. Sep. 18, 2019New Walking Routes Encourage Students to be More Active
    Walk through the streets logo, with map of Stratford below text.

    Did you know creative thinking improves during or shortly after walking?

  2. June 19, 2019GBDA Students Pitch at the World Vision Social Innovation Challenge, Win $25,000
    Virtuous Waste team members smiling as they accept the World Vision 2019 Social Innovation Award

    A team of Global Business and Digital Arts students developed Virtuous Waste, an alternative to plastic packaging made of seaweed that they pitched before a panel of industry experts and social entrepreneurs on June 19 in Toronto. Their winning solution will receive $25,000 in funding for implementation during a 12-month incubation period.

  3. Apr. 4, 20192019 Christie® Design Award winners announced
    Winners of the Christie Design Awards and Christie® Digital staff.

    Daniel Recchia wins Christie® Design Award for the second time and is awarded $2,500 for his projection mapping composition, "Mystic Muse".

    The Christie® Design Awards kicked off the Project Showcase that featured 45 student projects and welcomed over 30 industry partners and 160 total attendees to the Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business on April 2.

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  1. Sep. 16 to 22, 2019Canada’s UX Festival

    Fluxible is Canada’s UX Festival. This week-long event features meetups, workshops, and a two-day conference with top UX speakers from around the world. University of Waterloo Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business is a proud sponsor. 

  2. Sep. 26, 2019Lunch & Learn | Lighting for Photography and Video
    Camera lighting

    This workshop will cover how to optimize the use of natural light and the various lighting equipment available to you in Media Services. You will learn how to enhance production quality by sculpting and shaping your lighting, pre-planning and troubleshooting, as well as tricks and tips to make you successful in any scenario.

  3. Sep. 27 to 29, 2019 2019 Ontario Universities' Fair

    The Ontario Universities' Fair is Canada’s largest educational fair. Join more than 130,000 students, parents and educators over the 3-day event to find out about programs, admission requirements, student life and much more. You will be able to talk to students, professors and university representatives from each of Ontario's 21 universities.

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