Staff and students from the Arizona based Huntington University, an extension of the 100 year old Indiana based liberal arts school, spent the day at Hangar 5 with Chief Pilot Mitch Kelldorf and crew, learning about aerial cinematography.
Huntington University is among the top Indiana Christian liberal arts colleges with a strong historic and ongoing relationship with the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, USA. Huntington University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The school has over 70 programs of study and has 17 intercollegiate teams (NAIA). In the past decade, Huntington has produced 39 NAIA All-America honors and 234 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. More than 78% of faculty have earned their Ph.D. or other terminal degree. The school has a 13:1 student/faculty ratio. According to national student satisfaction surveys, Huntington delivers one of the best college experiences in the country.
Matthew Earl Jones, Arizona Film Commissioner visited the hangar with Jeff Berggren
Director of Arizona Operations and Phil Wilson, Arizona Digital Media Arts Program Director, all helping facilitate the new relationship in order to cultivate more production throughout Arizona while educating students. H5 Productions, and Huntington University will plan to collaborate on productions through an internship program with students who are interested in aerial cinematography as well as producing and editing. H5 Productions is in development and pre-production of three reality shows.