Scott Hamula, associate professor and chair of the Department of Strategic Communication, has been invited to join America Advertising Federation’s (AAF) National Education Executive Committee (NEEC). Hamula will represent District 2 which is comprised of schools located in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia.
AAF is the oldest national advertising trade association, representing 40,000 professionals in the advertising industry. The organization also includes more than 200 college chapters and 6,500 student members.
The NEEC committee is comprised of nationally recognized advertising professors and industry professionals and oversees all of the AAF’s educational programs such as the National Student Advertising Competition, Alpha Delta Sigma Honor Society, Vance Stickell Internship program, Adweek Pen Tudor Internship program, and the Annual Student Conference.
Hamula will serve a three-year term.
On April 5, 2013, Integrated Marketing Communications major Jenna Jablonski, ‘13, attended the sixth annual Clinton Global Initiative University Conference at Washington University in St. Louis. Jenna was among 1,000 students invited to attend based on their commitments to action, or detailed project plans for creating social change in any way and...
Park AdVenue, Ithaca College’s chapter of the American Advertising Federation, hosts a competition each semester called the Creative Crunch. The participants are given a mystery client and creative brief the day of the event. In two hours, they have to create two print advertisements and a third advertising execution of their choice. After the two hours are complete, each team has three...
IMC major Courtney Brown, ‘14, currently a member of the Student Government Association, organized the Elect Her workshop for Ithaca College in the spring 2013 semester. Elect Her is a program offered through the American Association of University Women and Running Start that encourages and trains college women to run for student government and future political office. Applications for...
William Ressler, Professor in the Department of Strategic Communication, was selected to be the keynote speaker at the 16 annual James J. Whalen Symposium.
Professer Ressler presented “Looking Beyond the Streetlight - Discovering the Powers of Research, How to carry out research, receive unexpected inspiration, look at...