Student's Passion for Film and Technology Leads to Innovative VR Content
September 06, 2018 College of Arts and Humanities | Film Studies
UMD alumni thrives creating virtual reality content with her background in both computer science and film.
By Maria Herd | University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Science
"A passion for both film and technology led Iciar Andreu to the University of Maryland, where she graduated in May with a dual degree in film studies and computer science.
"The 22-year-old native of Spain first considered UMD because of its strong computer science program.
" 'Computer science was always a good option for me because it's something I'm good at and its applications are very broad,' she says.
"Studying film as a second major was a simple choice for Andreu--movies piqued her interest from an early age."
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