Monthly Archives: January 2016

SF Copy Internship for Credit

SF agency founded by alumni has an immediate opening for an copy intern. This 12-hour per week position is for credit only so you must qualify to enroll in the ADV 500 or 900 class. Talk to Mark for details.

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MullenLowe Accepting Internship Applications

An alum at MullenLowe LA let us know their internship program is accepting applications for paid, Summer 2016 positions. Details…

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New Creative Strategy Support

We’re excited to announce enhanced support for Creative Strategy assignments, classes, and students. Long-time instructor Matt Jervis will be holding strategy workshops every Thursday, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., 410 Bush, room 310, starting February 18…

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AAU Students Only: ADDY’s Deadline Extended!

The deadline for entering the ADDY’s has been extended through Wednesday, January 27th for School of Advertising students at Academy of Art University!

If you would like to have your work submitted and paid for the by the Academy please do the following by 3:00pm, January 27th:

  1. Read the online entry information for the ADDY’s.
  2. Send an email* to advertising@academyart.edu with this subject title: “ADDY’s Entry, [Student name and ID number].” In your email, make sure to include the names of the files your are submitting, and if it is a group submission please also include the names of any other students who worked on the entry. All information required for entering your work and for contacting you should be in this email.
  3. Attach your work to the email as a zipped (compressed) file. If the file exceeds 25MB, you will need to call 415-618-8839, and we can check in about coming to campus with a thumb drive.

You will receive an email confirmation of receipt of your work within 24 hours; it will then be reviewed by the a member of the ADV Directoral team for entry. Once submitted into the ADDY’s, you will receive another email from advertising@academyart.edu with this confirmation. Questions? Please call 415-618-8839, and we are happy to help!

Thank you,

School of Advertising, Academy of Art University

In case you missed it: Chat Replay

Yesterday’s online chat for continuing students is now available as a recording. This chat not only introduced new Director Andrea Pimentel, but also answered some fantastic student questions with input from Vice President Sue Rowley and the Advertising team of Tom Fong Mark Edwards, Liz Lantz, Jim Wojtowicz, and Lance Anderson.

Today’s #protip: Students can always navigate to the AAU Chat Blog to find the latest online chat recordings.

New Andy’s Deadline: Submit now!

The Andy’s, brought to you by the Advertising Club of New York, are still open. Entries can be submitted through January 22nd.

If you would like the School of Advertising to cover your submission fees for Student Entries, please do the following by 12:00pm, January 21st:

  1. Send an email* to advertising@academyart.edu with this subject title: “Andy’s Entry, [Student name and ID number].” In your email, make sure to include the names of the files your are submitting, and if it is a group submission please also include the names of any other students who worked on the entry. All information required for entering your work and contacting you should be in this email…so please read the online entry information!
  2. Attach your work to the email as a zipped (compressed) file. If the file exceeds 25MB, you will need to call 415-618-8839, and we can check in about coming to campus with a thumb drive.

You will receive an email confirmation of receipt of your work within 24 hours; it will then be reviewed by the a member of the ADV Directoral team for entry. Once submitted, you will receive another email from advertising@academyart.edu with this confirmation. Questions? Please call 415-618-8839, and we are happy to help!

Thank you,

School of Advertising, Academy of Art University

 

New Year, New Faces

You’re going to see a mix of new and old faces around 410 Bush this Spring. No doubt you’ve read the news that ADV has a new director Andrea Pimentel. In addition, Liz Lantz has joined the department as administrator. You’ll also recognize familiar faces…

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Join the chat Tuesday, Jan 19 at 4 pm — meet the new Director and ask your questions

Please join an online chat Tuesday, January 19 so I can introduce myself as your new Director of Advertising. Faculty members Lance Anderson, Mark Edwards, Thomas Fong, and James ‘Wojo’ Wojtowicz also will attend to share our vision and give you an idea of the exciting things ahead this Spring. Moderating this chat will be Executive Vice President Sue Rowley so come prepared with any questions you may have. Here are the details for attending the chat:

Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 4:00 p.m. Pacific 

To participte, register here: https://live4.academyart.edu/advdirsp16/event/registration.html

Can’t attend? You can request a recording here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Z3NC78M

If you have any issues accessing the online meeting room, please contact the Online Help Desk:

Email: online@academyart.edu   Phone: 415.618.3545 or 1.888.431.ARTS

I hope to see you there!

ADDY’S Now Accepting Entries

The 2015-2016 ADDY’s are now open and accepting entries through January 22nd. We are sponsoring the Student Entries this year, not the Professional Entries. If you would like to enter in the Professional division you will need to cover the fee on your own.

If you would like to have your work submitted and paid for the by the Academy please do the following by 12:00pm, January 21st:

  1. Send an email* to advertising@academyart.edu with this subject title: “ADDY’s Entry, [Student name and ID number].” In your email, make sure to include the names of the files your are submitting, and if it is a group submission please also include the names of any other students who worked on the entry. All information required for entering your work and contacting you should be in this email…so please read the online entry information!
  2. Attach your work to the email as a zipped (compressed) file. If the file exceeds 25MB, you will need to call 415-618-8839, and we can check in about coming to campus with a thumb drive.

You will receive an email confirmation of receipt of your work within 24 hours; it will then be reviewed by the a member of the ADV Directoral team for entry. Once submitted, you will receive another email from advertising@academyart.edu with this confirmation. Questions? Please call 415-618-8839, and we are happy to help!

Thank you,

School of Advertising, Academy of Art University

*Edited January 20th with updates; original post below.

 

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The 2015-2016 ADDY’s are now open and accepting entries through January 22nd.

If you would like to have your work submitted and paid for the by the Academy please reach out to Sarah Seigler to make an appointment with Vince Engel or Jim Wojtowicz to review your work.

We are sponsoring the Student Entries this year, not the Professional Entries. If you would like to enter in the Professional division you will need to cover the fee on your own.

All entries MUST be cleared by Vince or Jim before entering your work into the competition.

Thank you!

Sarah Seigler – sseigler@academyart.edu