Senior ADPR Student Talks Summer Internships in a Pandemic
As a result of attending the annual ADPR New York City networking trip in January 2020, Patrick Boyd landed a once-in-a-lifetime internship working in account management for FCB Health, a healthcare advertising company with a thriving internship program.
Typically, FCB Health’s internship program brings opportunity for the interns to work in the heart of New York City, with workshops, networking opportunities and working on various advertising campaign projects. However, the rise of COVID-19 cases caused FCB Health to make the tough decision to move the internship to remote working.
“Obviously I was a little bummed out when coronavirus changed my … Read more “Senior ADPR Student Talks Summer Internships in a Pandemic”
2019 MAIP Application
The 4A’s Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (MAIP) connects aspiring diverse entry-level advertising professionals with prestigious advertising agencies. Learn more about the 2019 MAIP Student Application.
Please review the Agency Department/Position Descriptions to help you determine the areas of greatest interest to you. On the MAIP application, you will be asked to indicate your top choices.
- Review the #MAIP2019 Application Checklist to make sure you have everything you need.
- Submit your $25 application fee on this page.
- Once you submit your payment, you will receive a link directing you to the next step of the application process.
- 2019 MAIP
AD Student Amber Wilson, designsensory intern
We are pleased to highlight Advertising Senior Amber Wilson, who is a summer intern with designsensory.
Amber was spotlighted at designsensory, along with two fellow interns for her great work. Wilson is fulfilling her passion for the advertising world through her current internship assignments such as: working closely with clients, setting up meetings and interfacing with vendors.
Wilson will graduate with a B.S. in Advertising in December. We look forward to her many more accomplishments.
Advertising Students, Study Abroad in London
Advertising Students Study “Across the Pond” with Professor Roxanne Hovland
Dr. Roxanne Hovland and eight students including Catie Jaffe, Jacob Burns, Mara Robinette, Marley Patten, Emily Stroud, Kendall, Victoria Marrine and Victoria Ozier completed a travel study tour “Advertising in London” in May 2016.
Students visited London-based advertising/marketing agencies; the town of Windsor and Windsor Castle; Stonehenge and Bath; a design museum; Kensington Palace; Wimbledon; Warner Brothers’ Harry Potter exhibit to better understand British advertising.
While in London, the students completed a final project advertising and marketing plan to introduce Fritos® to Londoners.
Hovland said, “we visited outstanding ad agencies … Read more “Advertising Students, Study Abroad in London”
2016 Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award from the University of Georgia, Eric Haley
Professor Eric Haley is the recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award from the University of Georgia, Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. Eric holds three degrees (BS, MS, and Ph.D.) from the University of Georgia.
Eric Haley is an award winning teacher and researcher. While he primarily teaches graduate and undergraduate advertising courses, Haley has taught the College’s core doctoral classes. His research interests include issues of advertising and society, advocacy advertising and account planning.
Haley is an expert in qualitative research. He presently serves as the Editor-in-Chief for Journal of Current Issues and Research in … Read more “2016 Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award from the University of Georgia, Eric Haley”
Sleep Deprivation Doesn’t Give You Wings, Roxanne Hovland
Advertising Professor, Roxanne Hovland was featured on TheHuffingtonpost.com regarding her opinon on Red Bull and it’s effect on college students. Below is an excerpt from the article, or the full article can be found at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/red-bull-campus-ads_564cd487e4b08c74b733d618.
“Nobody ever wishes they’d slept more during college,” assert Red Bull posters plastered across college campuses like Harvard University, the University of Michigan and New York University.
That’s probably false.
College students are notoriously sleep-deprived. A 2010 study published in the journal Sleep and Breathing found that only 42 percent of students “expressed satisfaction with their sleep.” The health risks of poor sleep run … Read more “Sleep Deprivation Doesn’t Give You Wings, Roxanne Hovland”
CCI 2015 Faculty Teaching Award
Congratulations Professor Robyn Blakeman on the College of Communication and Information 2015 Faculty Teaching Award.
Professor Blakeman provides students in the School of Advertising and Public Relations with multiple opportunities to become professionals in the field of advertising. Around the School, Professor Blakeman is the “creative person.” She teaches two of the required classes within our sequence: Ad Design (Ad 310) and Creative Strategies (Ad 350). Additionally, Professor Blakeman supervises the Portfolio class where students develop high quality portfolios that often lead to jobs among top advertising agencies.
Professor Blakeman developed a study abroad program with Roxanne Hovland, which was … Read more “CCI 2015 Faculty Teaching Award”
ADVERTISING STUDENT SPOTLIGHT| Steven Woods
All About Steven Woods
Steven is a Knoxville, TN native and is currently a junior at UT.
He came into the University as an undecided major, but knew he wanted to pursue a career in either Communications or Business based on his high school classes and clubs he participated in. He spent his first year meeting with professors, advisors, and career services before finding out what he wanted to do with his life. It worked out for Woods in the end, because it led him to take Dr. Haley’s ADV 250: Introduction to Advertising class.
After a semester of Haley’s … Read more “ADVERTISING STUDENT SPOTLIGHT| Steven Woods”
Advertising Trip to New York City
Advertising faculty and students gear up to travel next week to New York City. These lucky advertising students will be spending the week exploring NYC, and meeting with major agencies.
In fact, a few students can even gain an internship at Young & Rubicam for summer.
In hopes of donations, the Advertising Club submitted a video to raise money for their annual trip. After raising over $2,000, the trip is well on it’s way to being completely funded.
We can thank VOLstarter, a new form of “Crowdfunding” for the success. At first the idea of numerous campaigns asking for donations … Read more “Advertising Trip to New York City”
ADVERTISING STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: JOEY HATHAWAY
Our first Advertising Student Spotlight goes to Joey Hathaway, from Glasgow, Missouri.
Hathaway is a Senior and pursuing a career in account management within an advertising agency. From a young age Hathaway has been interested in advertisements placed in magazines and commercials. He would always take his mom’s magazines and stare at them for hours. Little did he know they would spark an interest for the rest of his life.
He chose the UT School of Advertising and Public Relations, because it is considered one of the top in the nation. He says that it also has a great reputation … Read more “ADVERTISING STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: JOEY HATHAWAY”