Swain Media Lab Information

The Purpose of the Swain Hall Production Facilities is to provide
support for the Department of Communication Studies current semester’s
media studies production classes. This support includes: the use of the
Checkout Room equipment, the Multimedia Lab facilities, and the
production support services of the Swain Hall staff.

The facilities are open 24 hours, 7 days a week to currently
enrolled media production students.


Swain Multimedia Staff

Director, Mark Robinson: (919) 843-6519

  • Office: 211-A Swain Hall
    Email: mrobin@email.unc.edu Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., M-F
    Background: B.F.A. UNC-CH Studio Art: Multimedia; M.A. UNC-CH Dept.
    Communication Studies: Media Studies. Experience: A professional artist and designer for 20 years, with extensive experience in computer multimedia art forms, audio art, professional music and engineering, and system administration.

Equipment & Media Lab Technician, Jesse Moorefield: (919) 843-9263; (919)

  • Office: 105A Swain Hall
    Email: equipment@unc.edu Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Background:  musician and audio artist, with professional
    radio experience.