*studying memory encoding and retrieval at the moment*
I think Armorandonomon (don't know if you've been acquainted with her here) is also taking animation classes, and I believe she's got some notable skill in the area. Maybe she could offer some helpful insights into those kinds of assignments. =)
I sure could use some video editing education, fufufu... Nah, I'm too busy with schooling of my own to spend much time tossing the ol' ban hammer around. Getting into research programs at college and deciding on grad schools. Not simple stuff.