Blog posts from December 2015.
We're the Kids in America!
16 December 2015 - From traumatising fairytale characters to walking through Fenway Park, to throwing a snowball at my teacher, this overseas experience is one that has had it all. Before the 21st of October 2015 I had never been overseas, I had never seen snow, never seen a squirrel and I also never could have imagined what this adventure would give me. It started off with 30 hours of travelling before finally arriving in Fredonia at 12:30am on a Thursday morning. From day one it has been an amazing experience with a brand new adventure every second.
Advertising Students on Tour - Take us to Shanghai!
15 December 2015 - After a long couple of flights filled with movie-watching and excitement, we arrived in Shanghai with a little bit of a culture shock. Ultimately, we were there to gain insight into the Chinese consumer market and how advertising principles and practices are applied in a different market to our own. This will continue to inspire our own work and help us to develop innovative ideas for future advertising campaigns at university and throughout our careers. It was just a coincidence that Shanghai boasted some of the best knock-off markets in the world, so we just had to squeeze some shopping time into our schedules, of course.
Unchartered Land: Career World! By Yr 11 intern Jasmin Graves
3 December 2015 - I’m finishing Year 11 at Matthew Flinders Anglican College and work experience week was strategically placed 5 days before the Christmas holidays, how taunting. When the seniors are celebrating their new found ‘freedom’ at schoolies, my grade has been dispatched to various law firms, marketing agencies, primary schools and even a few construction sites to partake in hands on experience of ‘the real world’.