Monthly Archives: April 2017
Thanks to everyone who submitted their work for Spring Show. There was a lot of great work, the judges had a lot of tough choices to make. Mark your calendar for Spring Show opening night on Thursday, May 18th. It’s going to be a great show!
We’d like to congratulate all our finalists. Finalists should have received an email within the last few days with details about preparing their files for inclusion in the show. For team projects, only the team member who first submitted the project was notified.
If your name is listed below, congratulations! Please check your email for details (and be sure to let your team know, as well).
- Vendela Angek
- Alex Basa
- Ian Blackley
- Visarnpong Chateakcharoen
- Jinsung Choi
- Lovis Davidsson
- Jacob Galli
- Jane Goodwin-Bell
- Sheila Guo
- Amelia Hamdja
- Lara Holleran
- Meiko Ito
- Bryan Jhung
- Ei Kakiuchi
- Constance Lai
- Joey Larson
- Xiang Li
- Alfin Lian bin Zulkarnain
- Lauren MacNeil
- Jonath Mathew
- Jens Munkeby
- Cullen Newsome
- Eric Park
- Gustavo Romero
- Malin Seijboldt
- Daisy Serafini
- Kabrina Speakman
- Alexander Tombach
- Viktor Torbjornsen
- Jenny Truong
- Tzu-Yun Wang
- Yoshica Winata
- Sehee Yang
Alright everyone, voting for the NXTUP FEST winners ends on Saturday and obviously ADV students should dominate every category we are nominated in. Go watch all of their great stuff NOW and VOTE for your favorites!
ADV students nominated:
Excellence in Commercial Creation & Production
- North Face: Glory & Reason – Joey Larson
- Adidas: Earn Your Shower – Nicole Valdespino & team
- Jays – Sarah Gao, Malin Seijbolt & team
Excellence in Branded Content
- Forsake – Before It’s Dark – Andrew Mikhael
- North Face: Glory & Reason – Joey Larson
- Lords – Cullen Newsome
Excellence in Live Action Documentary Filmmaking
- High Hopes Fisherman – Joey Larson
Excellence in Motion Design
- Playgrounds – Mauricio Bucardo & team
Congrats to all of our nominees! (Did we miss anyone? Let us know!)
Full-time job opportunities in San Francisco at H and L Partners! They are currently hiring a recent grad or almost grad for a Junior Copywriting position, or alumni for Senior Copywriting and Art Direction positions.
The Social Media Center has a $1500 scholarship opportunity! Students who have taken/are taking the LA or PRO series of social media classes are eligible (PRO 314: Social Media Content Development, LA/PRO 525 Social Media Strategies, LA/PRO 316 Social Media Data Analytics, LA/PRO 317 Social Media Management). Applicants will submit a client proposal, and deadline to submit is May 1, 2017.
The details and brief can be found here:
Miss your chance to submit your work to Spring Show? Or need to make a few last tweaks? We’re extending the deadline just a few more days. Hurry!
Submission form and more details: tinyurl.com/2017ADVspringshow
Students who were approved for Young Ones Competition, you have a chance today to enter the Client-Pitch Competition (even if you were not a finalist)! Because you participated, The One Club has made you automatically eligible to enter, and has extended the deadline for AAU students. The prize is a $2000 scholarship, so stop what you are doing and enter today (Friday, April 7th).
It definitely pays to enter competitions.
More information HERE.
Bay.Org (soon to be renamed the BAY ECOTARIUM) has three paid internships available starting May 1, 2017.
Apply NOW – details below
1. INTERN GRAPHICS/BRANDING
Department: Marketing & Communications
Description: As the Bay.Org transitions into its new domain under Bay Ecotarium, all its programs, collateral and communication needs will be closely aligned in its design vocabulary and aesthetic treatment in conjunction with the new brand. The Graphic Design and Branding intern, will be part of an exciting process of organizational transformation and focus group studies to establish the viability of the Brand that will define this amalgam of institutions and differentiate it among peers.
Eligibility Qualifications: The required skills for landing a graphic design internship include sketching abilities, creative layout skills, knowledge of Adobe Suites (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), and strong communication skills with exposure to vector art image editing, 3D software, and/or data visualization. Self-starter, flexible, result oriented, with a good understanding of branding principles. Understanding of the mission of Bay.Org/ Bay Ecotarium and the scientific content associated with each of its divisions.
2. INTERN MULTI-MEDIA/ ANIMATION
Department: Marketing & Communications
Description: Animations can range from simple GIFs to involved motion graphics. We will work with the abilities of the intern and challenge them with creative goals requiring work with Flash, Blender, Adobe After Effects, etc. Work would entail creation of presentation decks, animations, special effects, video edits, audio mixing, and creating touch screen interactives for a variety of delivery platforms including social media.
Eligibility Qualifications: Interest in communications, new media, and video production; Must have a good attitude, a pleasant phone demeanor, a willingness to learn, and a portfolio; should be Internet savvy and be able to provide samples of work including school projects, demo reel, YouTube / Vimeo channel etc.
Department: Marketing & Communications Description: Animations can range from simple GIFs to involved motion graphics. We will work with the abilities of the intern and challenge them with creative goals requiring work with Flash, Blender, Adobe After Effects, etc. Work would entail creation of presentation decks, animations, special effects, video edits, audio mixing, and creating touch screen interactives for a variety of delivery platforms including social media. Eligibility Qualifications: Interest in communications, new media, and video production; Must have a good attitude, a pleasant phone demeanor, a willingness to learn, and a portfolio; should be Internet savvy and be able to provide samples of work including school projects, demo reel, YouTube / Vimeo channel etc.
3. INTERN WEB DESIGN/ SOCIAL MEDIA CREATIVE
Department: Sales & Events
Description: Build and execute social media strategy through competitive research, platform determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification. Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images, video or HTML) that builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action on social media platforms, web pages, and blog. Optimize company pages within each platform to increase the visibility of company’s social content. Moderate all user-generated content in line with the mission. Create editorial calendars and syndication schedules. Continuously improve by capturing and analyzing the appropriate social data/metrics, insights and best practices.
Eligibility Qualifications: Working experience or exposure to social media marketing or digital media environment. Excellent consulting, writing, editing (photo/video/text), and communication skills. Demonstrable social networking experience and social analytics tools knowledge. Adequate knowledge of web design, web development, e-commerce functionality and general awareness to ticketing and dynamic events calendar. Knowledge of online marketing and good understanding of search engines and data analysis. Positive attitude, detail oriented with good multitasking and organizational ability.
The internships are for 4 month (minimum 16 hrs./ max 20 hrs. per week) internships commencing May 1, 2017 (More will open in September, 2017).
While the start dates may be flexible depending on the academic semesters and associated requirements for credits, the duration of the internship will not exceed 4 months.
All interns will be paid a monthly stipend of max $1800, depending on their hourly/ monthly engagement with the respective departments and can be proactively negotiated on a case by case basis in conjunction with on-going project work in each department.
Please send a resume and cover letter explaining (and selling) your qualifications to: firstname.lastname@example.org