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Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Alumni Perspective: An Interview with Chris Milhous ’83, President and CEO of Ogilvy South

Chris Milhous, President and CEO of Ogilvy South and Bucknell Class of 1983 reached out to the Bucknell Career Development Center to offer insight and advice for current Bucknell students looking to go into marketing and communications, but his advice is applicable to anyone that will be working with clients on a daily basis. Ogilvy and Mather is a marketing and communications company with clients including Coca-Cola, UPS, Holiday Inn, Royal Caribbean, Sea-Doo, Hilton Head Island, Zoosk, Boy Scouts of America, Darden Restaurant group, Dollywood, and CNN. Mr. Milhous’ office moved from the outskirts to the heart of Atlanta, Georgia […]

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

NYC Communications & Arts Fair 2/4

Communication & Arts Fair Tuesday, February 4th 5:30 – 7:30 pm MTV Studios in the Viacom Lodge – NYC Transportation Available (Reserve your spot by 2/1) See the list of registered employers Students must register on the BRIDGE and go to 1 of the 2 Prep Sessions: Thursday, January 30 at 5 pm in LC Gallery Theatre Friday, January 31 at Noon in LC Gallery Theatre All students who registered for and plan on attending the fair must attend one session. An overview of the fair including a list of employers attending will be presented. Information on networking and business […]

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Friday, November 9th, 2012

Advice from Alumnae in Advertising – 11/14

Are you interested in working in the advertising industry? Want to learn how to utilize your Bucknell education to pursue an advertising career? Then mark your calendars for Wednesday, Nov 14, 5 pm, Taylor 113. Jennie Purtell ’01 and Jessie Lively ’05 who both work at TRIS3CT in Chicago want to share what you need to know about the industry in order to be successful in your internship and job search – especially with interviews. Come hear from them on: Wednesday, Nov 14 | 5 pm | Taylor 113 (please note the room change from 210) Also, check out the […]

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Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Advertising Week FieldTrip – 15 spots left!

The Bucknell Media & Technology Network (BMNT) is sponsoring a field trip on October 4th to the Times Center Hall for three seminars that are part of Advertising Week: 10-10:45:45am – Today’s Marketing Reality: What’s Old is New, What’s Small is Big presented by Facebook 12-12:45pm – An Update from the Front Lines 3-3:45pm – 7×7 presented by Saatchi & Saatchi The trip will include a lunch at 1:00pm with Christine Curtin, Bucknell parent and the SVP, director of marketing at NY Daily News and at 4:30pm we will meet with Steve Ohler, Bucknell parent who is the executive creative […]

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Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Real world advertising for students …

Twice a year The Martin Agency conducts a popular Student Workshop program for college students interested in pursuing a career in advertising. The Student Workshop is a 10-day program held at The Martin Agency in Richmond, Va. It is limited to 15 students and is held every June and January –the June workshop is scheduled for June 2-11, 2010 and the application is due April 9th. Workshop Objectives The Martin Agency Student Workshop is designed for college students interested in pursuing a career in advertising or a related field. It is our hope that through the experience, the students will […]

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Friday, January 22nd, 2010

Introducing the Washington Media Scholars Program

The Washington Media Scholars Program is a unique opportunity for college students to learn about the public policy advertising industry first hand from top media executives and strategists. You can compete to earn your spot in the 2010 inaugural class of Washington Media Scholars, and win a trip to Washington, D.C. to contend for the National Excellence in Media Award and scholarship money for yourself and your school. Interested? The first step to becoming a Washington Media Scholar is to enter our 2010 Case Competition. Finalists of the Case Competition will travel to Washington, D.C. for Media Scholars Week. The […]

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