Monthly Archives: March 2019

Work For Red Bull

Are you a hardworking student who relies a little too much on the sweet caffeinated nectar of Red Bull? We might have the perfect job opportunity for you. Red Bull is looking for a part-time Student Brand Manager to represent them at AAU. They are preferably looking for a first or second year student who is hungry and passionate about working in the industry. The job emphasizes on:

  • Driving the brand image on campus
  • Building connection to the product
  • Ensuring long term loyalty starting with the college experience

You can read more about the position here.

Good luck!

ADV Spring Show 2019 Submission Guidelines

ADV SPRING SHOW ELIGIBILITY

You must be a student in the ADV department, and your submitted work must be toward your ADV degree or part of a student competition. This can include work created in other departments’ courses or in student competitions. The submitted work must have been created between April 7, 2018 and the submission deadline of April 5, 2019.

SUBMISSIONS

New! Please submit one thumbnail image, and one to six (6) presentation images. Example project with 6 presentation images.

The thumbnail image must be a PNG at 1166px x 656px and contain a representative image of your campaign or project.. This image will be visible on the main ADV Spring Show site.
The presentation images must be PNG files at 1920px x 1080px. Subject matter may include:

  • staged images of your project in the appropriate environment (hero shots)
  • explanations, process, strategy
  • print ads, radio scripts, non-traditional media mockups, etc
  • screenshots or still renderings of video and motion frames
  • any combination of the above

(Optional)

You can also provide up to four (4) additional links. Types of links may include:

  • motion graphics hosted on Vimeo (no embedded or YouTube links, please)
  • audio or video hosted on Vimeo(no embedded or YouTune links, please)
  • websites, interactive pieces, and prototypes
  • other alternative mediums

ADJUDICATION

Not all entries will be chosen for Spring Show.

Large-scale, multi-component projects and integrated campaigns will be favored.

Creators of projects selected for inclusion in the Spring Show will be notified by the email included in the submission form.  So it is important you submit with an email you check regularly.

FAQ

How many projects can I submit?

You may submit up to 3 separate projects. If you need to resubmit a project, you should email advertising@academyart.edu with the subject line “ADV SpringShow Resubmit”

Can a group project be submitted?

Yes! There is a place in the form to include those additional student names.

Would a group project count as one of my three projects that I can submit?

If the student who submits that project wants to also submit three other projects, please notify the department at advertising@academyart.edu to get a project cap exception.

My instructor says he/she submitted my work for Spring Show. Do I need to do anything?

Yes. Students must fill out the submission form for each project submitted. Any work recommended to ADV in any other form will not be considered.

Can I submit work from a non-ADV class?

Students can submit projects created in a major class or competition from April 7, 2018 through April 5, 2019.

Who picks the work to be included in Spring Show?

Once the submission deadline passes, work will be collected and blindly adjudicated by the ADV Directors and Faculty.

Submission Form

Click here for Submission Form!

Deadline Extension: D&AD New Blood Awards 2019

We are extending the deadline to apply for the D&AD New Blood Awards 2019 competition to Friday, March 15, 2019 at 11:59pm. If you missed the deadline, this is your last chance to apply.

Check out the briefs here and submit your work through the School of Advertising Competition Entry Form if you would like the department to pay for the application fees. Good luck!

EAP Support Labs Spring 2019

Struggling with comprehending class material? Or maybe you’re feeling unprepared for your interview? Stephen Zannis offers one-on-one Language Support Labs for both undergraduate and graduate students. Topics covered include:

  • Prepping for midpoint and final reviews
  • Giving oral presentations in classes
  • Developing and using critique language
  • Reviewing class content (especially anatomical terms, color theory vocabulary, media and digital tool terminology)
  • Resume writing, artist statement writing, internship, mock interviews
  • Assisting with research methodologies and formats


Stephen’s Language Support Lab will be on Fridays, 12-3pm 311A at 79 New Montgomery.

You can book a 50-minute appointment up to 2 weeks in advance at:http://bit.ly/languagesupportlab

Drop-ins are also welcome. If you would like to read more about this service, you may find that information here: https://my.academyart.edu/resources/academy-resource-center/language-support-lab

ADV+WNM Town Hall – Spring 2019

Join us on Thursday, March 14th at the Spring 2019 ADV+WNM Town Hall where we will be answering all your questions to get you started off on the right foot this semester.

Watch the Spring 2019 Town Hall online at: http://live4.academyart.edu/advwnmtownhall

Register for updates about the meeting here

Can’t attend? You can request a recording of the meeting here

If you have any issues accessing the online meeting room, please contact the Online Help Desk at online@academyart.edu or 1.888.431.ARTS 

Deadline Extension: One Club Young Ones 2019

We are extending the deadline to apply for the One Club Young Ones 2019 competition to Monday, March 4, 2019 at 11:59pm. If you missed the deadline, this is your last chance to apply.

Check out the briefs here and submit your work through the School of Advertising Competition Entry Form if you would like the department to pay for the application fees. Good luck!

Imagine a world with ALL WORKSHOPS CANCELLED

They are not cancelled. Yet.

But they will be if you don’t sign up.

*dun dun DUUUUN*

Sign up on the workshops wall near the 5th floor Admin office at 180 New Montgomery.

Seriously, SIGN. UP. TODAY.