8/30 – Fall Kick-off Meeting/Social at BurgerFi: Thursday, August 30 at 6:00 p.m.: Join Ad Club as we kick-off the fall semester. Hear about the exciting events Ad Club has in store, meet the board, and of course, enjoy free milkshakes (first 20 people.)
9/4 – First Meeting: Tuesday, September 4 at 4:30 p.m. Room TBD: Ad Club’s fall 2018 schedule is jam packed with adventure and opportunities to network with professionals in the field. Don’t miss our first meeting giving the first glimpse at our upcoming events. You’ll also be entered for a chance to win an Chick-fil-A gift card.
9/18– (Tentative) Guest Speaker Matt Stewart: Tuesday, September 18 at 4:30 p.m.: Calling all Ad Club members, now is your chance to meet creative enthusiast Matt Stewart, an Associate Creative Director at &Barr. He also previously worked for Disney’s Yellow Shoes Creative Group as a Senior Art Director. Learn what it’s like to work as a creative genius. You won’t want to miss this!
9/28 – Yellow Shoes Tour: Friday, September 28 at 10 a.m.: The famous Yellow Shoes, Disney’s in-house agency tour is back again for fall. Yellow Shoes includes a team of artists, designers and writers who create graphics and advertisements to share magic with the world. You’ll get a behind-the-scenes tour of Disney’s creative shop, meet talented minds and learn the secrets of their creative storytelling. RSVPs for tours open only AFTER the e-blast announcing the tour goes out. If you emailed Ad Club prior to this e-blast to RSVP, you do not have a spot. And please note this is a high-demand tour and the students will be selected based in the order we receive RSVPs.
10/2 – How to Create a Rockin’ Resume with Gary LaPage: Tuesday, October 2 at 4:30 p.m. in NSC 208: Our one and only faculty member, Gary LaPage is here to help. He’ll share tips on how to spiff up your resume before #IP2018. Come out and learn how you can impress the potential employers. You’ll also have the opportunity to have headshots taken for $5; dress professionally if you are interested.
10/9 – Resume Roundtable: Tuesday, October 9 at 4:30 room TBD: Faculty, as well as upperclassmen, are coming together to guide you through preparation process for #IP2018 at our Resume Roundtable. You’ll have a one-on-one experience to spice up your resumes. Don’t forget to bring your resume and dress professionally if you’d like your headshots taken.
10/11 – Intern Pursuit: Thursday, October 11. Pegasus Ballroom at 6:30 p.m.: Intern Pursuit is the largest internship fair for communication students, hosted by Quotes, the PR club at UCF. Employers from all around Central Florida gather to connect with students looking for internships. The internship fair offers students a great opportunity to take the first step into the real world. Be sure to dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes. Quotes and Ad Club members get early access at 6 p.m.
10/26 – Tour TBD: Friday, October 26
11/1 – UCF Football Tailgate: November 1 (Before the game at 7 p.m. & Location TBD)
11/16 – Tour of Evok and Greenhouse: Friday, November 16 at 10:30 a.m.: Join Ad Club as we take on Evok and Greenhouse. Evok is a full-service advertising agency, providing services ranging from traditional agency services, interactive, social media, broadcast production, public relations, and more. GreenHouse Agency is a growth-driven, digital marketing agency in Orlando. Don’t miss the chance to experience agency life! Tours are for Ad Club members only. RSVPs for tours open only AFTER the e-blast announcing the tour goes out.
12/1 – Professional Development: December 1 (Time & Location TBD)