Monthly Archives: March 2012

INTERNSHIP: DraftFCB Chicago (Yes, Please!)

10 weeks paid internship at Draft FCB Chicgo http://internship.draftfcb.net/
June 4th through August 10th

To apply, email your portfolio (pdf or link) to internship2012@draftfcb.com by April 30th.

INTERNSHIP Opportunity: Los Angeles

Pulsar Advertising is a small agency that specializes in traffic demand management. Its a great place for a young creative to get their feet wet.

The internships are for a duration of 3-4 months and will be paying. Probably looking for fresh graduates or someone with limited experience.

The freelance ad/designer position, more so on the design side will need someone with more experience and a keen eye for layouts.

If you know anyone that fits the criteria, please have them contact the Associate Creative Director, Morgan Daniels at mdaniels@pulsaradvertising.com

Congrats! SF Bay Area: ADDY Award Winners 2012

Our 2012 Student SF Bay Area ADDY Winners

Gold Winner

Kavita Saney: MFA

Glow in the Dark – Academy of Art:

Check out the award winning work here: http://cargocollective.com/kavitasaney/Global-Warming


Silver Winners

James Mills: MFA Copywriting

SunPower: Celebrate the Sun – Academy of Art:

Check out the award winning work here: http://jamesandrewmills.com/sunpower-solar-systems.html

 

James Mills: MFA Copywriting

BuyLocal.org – Academy of Art
Check out the award winning work here: http://jamesandrewmills.com/buylocal.org.html

 

Hansley Kasih:  MFA Art Direction,  Breanna Dobbe: MFA Copywriting,  Carolina Gallegos: MFA Art Direction

& Kritika Prasad-Kommuri: MFA: Art Direction

OXO: Control The Chaos – Academy of Art (Also featured on “Ads of the World”)

Check out the award winning work here: http://hansleykasih.tumblr.com/post/9718266394/oxo-this-campaign-informs-audiences-that-oxo

 

Oscar Wickman: BFA Art Direction

The Real Adventure, Lonely Planet – Academy of Art

Check out the award winning work here:  http://cargocollective.com/oscarwickman/3040415

UPDATED: Facility Requests: IMPORTANT

All students who wish to reserve a space for shooting audio or visual projects are REQUIRED to do the following:

(No exceptions to this policy will be made going forward.) 

(THIS POLICY DOES NOT APPLY TO ONE TIME USE GROUP PROJECT ROOM USE see below for that information)

For locations in other Academy facilities (NOT 60 Federal):

  1. Two weeks notice is required
  2. Complete the  “Facility Request Form” (HERE) accurately and in the order specified.

For 60 Federal Reservations:

  1. 48 hours notice is required
  2. Email sent to Dana & Varsha stating:
  • Date for Reservation:
  • Time of Event: From what time to what time.
  • Number of AAU people anticipated:
  • Names of NON AAU people who are expected:
  • Equipment you are bringing in:

 

Failure to follow these directions will result in your request being denied. 

Note: ALL Reservations are subject to availability.

 

GROUP PROJECT/ONE TIME USE (No A/V Equipment or cast)

We welcome you to utilize the classrooms on the 5th floor for your group study or small project work. We only ask that you check in with the ADV Office to ensure the room is not scheduled for use and that you leave the rooms in the condition which you arrived.

Failure to check in with the office may result in your removal from the room if needed.  Building hours must be adhered to at all times.

TOMORROW: Guest Speaker, David Hong: Intellectual Property/Patents

The School of Advertising welcomes, David Hong, Esq
Come hear what a Patent and Intellectual Property lawyer has to say about protecting your ideas.

He will speak on a variety of topics which you’ll encounter one day in your future. IP is complicated, learn how to protect your ideas and make sure you don’t step on others.

MARCH 21
3-4pm
60 Federal, Room 505

D&AD Issues?

Please don’t stress.
EVERYONE is getting the same email from D&AD regarding their entries.
If you followed our directions, you are OK.

Do not panic and if they need anything, just tell them to contact me.

Thanks.
ps. this means you don’t all need to email me with concerns. hint hint.

Dana

60 Fed Room Reservations

Due to an increase in requests to utilize facilities here at 60 Federal, we would like you to please abide by the following when requesting space for your meetings, filming, auditions etc.

48 Hours Notice is Required

Email Varsha & Dana stating the following:

  1. Date for Reservation:
  2. Time of Event: From what time to what time.
  3. Number of AAU people anticipated:
  4. Names of NON AAU people who are expected:
  5. Equipment you are bringing in:

Failure to complete the above will result in denial of request.
Please also keep in mind that if you would like to utilize another building within the Academy you are required to complete the “student facility request form” which is available here: http://db.tt/233n7w0r

EXTENSION D&AD

FROM D&AD: Also, please don’t wait till the last second, the site typically has a TON of activity right around the deadline. Don’t get caught in the jam.

Hello,

As you may already be aware, we’ve been experiencing some technical difficulties with the uploading of entries to the Student Awards entry site.

We’re happy to announce that these difficulties have been resolved so you can now log-in and upload your entries for all images, audio as MP3s, and video as MP4s or MOV files. For all WAV or MPEG files please try and convert these to one of the other file types. If you’re unable to do this please watch for updates on @baby_pencils and on facebook as we’re working hard to fix this and will tweet and post as soon as we do.

To ensure everyone has chance to enter we’ve extended the entry deadline to Monday 12 March at 12pm (GMT).( 4AM PST, meaning your physical stuff to send needs to be here on MONDAY by 4pm and your work submitted online by 4AM PST)

If you have any other questions about the entry process or your entries please contact us at studentawards@dandad.org.

Best wishes,

D&AD Student Awards Team

FOR REAL??? ONLY One (1) Student Followed Directions: D&AD Entries

D&AD Entries due March 9th @ 8am PST: 4pm GMT

Only 20 Entries will be accepted for payment by the school.

ALL D&AD Entries for the 2012 competition must be submitted to the D&AD Site March 9th. @ 9am

( NO LIE, 5pm in London=8am here SO PLAN ACCORDINGLY) AND the ADV OFFICE by 5pm

PAYMENT OF ENTRIES will be made by the school of Advertising ONLY if you email adv.entries@gmail.com with the following.

  • Your name & team members names
  • Tutor (Instructor)
  • Brief you worked on.

If you fail to do the above, you’re entry WILL NOT BE PAID for by the ACADEMY.

 

Read the rest of the original post here: http://www.aauadv.com/wp/?p=252

GUEST SPEAKER: EVENT: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The School of Advertising welcomes, David Hong, Esq
Come hear what a Patent and Intellectual Property lawyer has to say about protecting your ideas.

He will speak on a variety of topics which you’ll encounter one day in your future. IP is complicated, learn how to protect your ideas and make sure you don’t step on others.

MARCH 21
3-4pm
60 Federal, Room 505