Ask the Directors: What Drew You to Advertising?

Ask the Directors: What Drew You to Advertising?

There is one question that both a job interview and a first date will ask you: “Why do you want to go into advertising?” University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications boasts approximately 600 advertising majors, with about 200 as active participants...
How to Make LinkedIn Your Thing

How to Make LinkedIn Your Thing

Let’s get down to business: LinkedIn is the hottest social medium for networking and career-building. Instead of sliding into your dream employer’s Instagram DMs, you invite someone to become a part of your network. As millennial/Gen Z students, the vernacular of...
7 Things to Love About UF

7 Things to Love About UF

This Monday, U.S. News & World Report released their Top Public Schools list, with the University of Florida landing at No. 7. This is the third consecutive year UF has been one of the top 10 public universities in the United States. As Gators, we love to bring...
So What If You’re Exploratory?

So What If You’re Exploratory?

Last week, Ad Society hosted one of their most successful Membership Rallies yet, with a lot of interest buzzing about what your craft is. For some, last Thursday was the first time students had heard of different sectors within the advertising industry, such as...
What to Bring to Membership Rally

What to Bring to Membership Rally

Ad Society is ready to start off the 2019-20 school year with our Membership Rally this Thursday, but are you ready? Let’s go over what you should bring to our first meeting: Notebook & Pen Throughout our Membership Rally, the Ad Society team will be going over...
Behind the Blog

Behind the Blog

Welcome back Gators! This week marks the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year at the University of Florida, along with the second year anniversary of the Ad Society blog. I am Sandra Salvatierra, this year’s Blog Director. As a second-year advertising major and...
Final Meeting of the Year

Final Meeting of the Year

Yesterday, April 12th, Ad Society was lucky enough to listen to speakers from Instagram and Facebook. On top of that, we held our Executive Board elections where members had the opportunity to vote on candidates that will be leading our organization in the upcoming...
Summer Internship Advice

Summer Internship Advice

Summer is almost here! Although its the time to hit the beach or just binge watch some Netflix, the summer is the perfect opportunity to get an internship. The internship search and actually being an intern can be difficult at first. However, it will all be worth it...
Agencies We’re Visiting in L.A.

Agencies We’re Visiting in L.A.

Several lucky Ad Society members will be visiting Los Angeles this week, touring six incredible agencies. Read about the agencies we’ll be visiting and check out the work they produce! Chiat\Day This agency is branch of TBWA Worldwide. TBWA and Chiat/Day were merged...