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...
The Member Experience

The Member Experience

Blog post by contributer: Kyla Gladstone As Gainesville’s warm weather began to chill, I found myself seated across from the chair of the advertising department, sweating bullets. As I embarked upon a new path, I thought, maybe this could be it. But for every positive...
Applying for a Directors Position

Applying for a Directors Position

Looking to get more involved within Ad Society? Apply for one of our many director positions today! Ad Society has a total of 24 positions to fill for the upcoming year. Becoming a director molds a pathway to be well-versed in the organization and the J-School itself....
Interested In Running for Executive Board?

Interested In Running for Executive Board?

That time of year is upon us again — Executive Board Elections! If you’re passionate about Ad Society and want it to reach its fullest potential, you may find your fit within e-board. There is a lot that goes behind the scenes that you may not be aware of.  ...
Advertising Avenues: Information Technology

Advertising Avenues: Information Technology

This edition of Advertising Avenues will focus on the Information Technologies (I.T.) department. I.T. has always been an integral department of almost every company, but has recently become even more relevant in an advertising agency. The basic role of I.T. in a...
Ad Council: Content is King

Ad Council: Content is King

This week is an exciting one for Ad Society. This week we are welcoming The Ad Council at the general body meeting where the panel will be discussing and answering questions on why content is king. This week’s panelists include Tania Paul from Horizon Media Inc., Chad...
Ad Dash 2019 Recap

Ad Dash 2019 Recap

Last weekend, Ad Society hosted its largest annual service event known as Ad Dash. This was a twelve-hour competition between five teams to create a campaign and deliver a pitch to a client. The client for this event is always a local nonprofit organization. This is...
Client Side

Client Side

Many of you are familiar with the ins-and-outs of a typical ad agency. Something that’s not popularly spoken about is the client side of things. Post-graduation, people interested in the field of advertising can either enter an advertising agency or get hired by a...