The Kodak Educational Award, sponsored by Eastman Kodak Company, honors the recipient by recognizing outstanding contributions in new or unique educational programs utilizing the technologies of film in motion picture, television, high-speed and instrumentation photography, or other photographic sciences. This award recognizes an individual who advances the educational process at any level through innovative and inspirational methods.
Steve had the honor of being the Commencement Speaker for the Spring 2015 Graduating Class of the Art Institute of Colorado. His speech was well received by the graduates of the schools of Media, Design, Fashion and Culinary and their families. After he delivered his speech President James Caldwell of the Art Institute conferred an honorary Bachelor of Arts in Visual Effects & Motion Graphics degree upon Steve.