The Purpose of the Swain Hall Production Facilities is to provide
support for the Department of Communication’s 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: 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, Jay Harper: (919) 843-9263; (919)962-4969

  • Office: 105A Swain Hall
    Email: Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.