Category Archives: Events

Coffee N Coding: Join the Queens College Tech Incubator study group to learn full stack web development

Wednesday, January 4, 7-9 pm, CEP Hall 2 (between the Student Union and Razran Hall; marked C2 on this map: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/about/directions/2d/Pages/default.aspx). All levels and ages are welcome.

If you are unfamiliar with FreeCodeCamp, check it out and sign up: http://www.freecodecamp.com/.

Information: aryan.jabbari21@qmail.cuny.edu ; https://www.facebook.com/events/164814930665287/.

American Dreamers…Share Your Story

The NY Times Editorial Board has called on the Trump administration to preserve Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a program that temporarily shields some young immigrants from deportation and allows them to work legally.

The NY Times is featuring stories from young immigrants who were spared from deportation and permitted to work during the Obama administration.If you would like to share your story, submit to the NY Times.

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/storywall/american-dreamers?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Remember to Vote Tomorrow!

Hey QC Design Students,

Don’t forget to vote tomorrow! Polls are open from 6:00AM – 9:00Pm.

Here are some illustrated posters by QC students in Professor Sayles’ Illustration 2/3 course that remind us about the importance of voting.

Priscilla Yecora

Priscilla Yecora

Carolyn Balcom

Carolyn Balcom

Kevin Osorio

Kevin Osorio

Last Chance to register for The One Club’s Multicultural Creative Career Fair

The One Club’s Multicultural Creative Career Fair

WHEN: Sept. 30, 2016
WHERE: Times Center

During this one-day event, participants have unprecedented opportunities to interview, network, learn, interact with and gain invaluable knowledge from top creative professionals. IT”S FREE, BUT YOU NEED TO REGISTER.

The One Club’s Here Are All The Black People is our highly anticipated annual multicultural creative career fair. The one-day event provides multicultural students, recent graduates, and creative professionals who are interested in exploring careers in advertising and design the opportunity to showcase their talent to top agencies in the industry. AND YES, IT”S OPEN TO EVERYONE.

HAATBP was created after a panel discussion between advertising greats, Jimmy Smith and Jeff Goodby, as they discussed the lack of diversity in the creative departments in advertising agencies. At which time, Jeff asked, “Where Are All The Black People?” Jimmy, Jeff, and The One Club decided to answer the question and launched the event, “Here Are All The Black People.” HAATBP provides real-world solutions to the lack of diversity in the advertising and design industry’s creative departments. This year, we are opening this event up to aspiring Strategist and Account Planners/Managers.

During this one-day event, participants have unprecedented opportunities to interview, network, learn, interact with and gain invaluable knowledge from top creative professionals, as well as attend portfolio-building workshops, portfolio reviews, and participate in our popular live “elevator” pitch, which awards the winners with interviews with all of the sponsoring agencies. Many participants have walked away from the event with a second interview or a lead to an internship opportunity.

HAATBP is fully sponsored by agencies and companies looking to hire diverse creative talent.

Design a poster for AIGA’s Get Out the Vote campaign

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Design a poster
All AIGA members are invited to contribute posters through the online entry form. Submissions will be accepted through November 8. Download the .zip file containing the InDesign template for your poster. Designs will be reviewed by AIGA to ensure they communicate a voter-mobilizing call to action through nonpartisan visuals and copy. You must be a member of AIGA to participate. Find out more at http://www.aiga.org/vote.

Register to Vote
You can find out how to register to vote online here.

 

 

 

 

REGISTER TODAY: The One Club’s Multicultural Creative Career Fair

WHEN: Sept. 30, 2016
WHERE: Times Center

During this one-day event, participants have unprecedented opportunities to interview, network, learn, interact with and gain invaluable knowledge from top creative professionals. IT”S FREE, BUT YOU NEED TO REGISTER.

The One Club’s Here Are All The Black People is our highly anticipated annual multicultural creative career fair. The one-day event provides multicultural students, recent graduates, and creative professionals who are interested in exploring careers in advertising and design the opportunity to showcase their talent to top agencies in the industry. AND YES, IT”S OPEN TO EVERYONE.

HAATBP was created after a panel discussion between advertising greats, Jimmy Smith and Jeff Goodby, as they discussed the lack of diversity in the creative departments in advertising agencies. At which time, Jeff asked, “Where Are All The Black People?” Jimmy, Jeff, and The One Club decided to answer the question and launched the event, “Here Are All The Black People.” HAATBP provides real-world solutions to the lack of diversity in the advertising and design industry’s creative departments. This year, we are opening this event up to aspiring Strategist and Account Planners/Managers.

During this one-day event, participants have unprecedented opportunities to interview, network, learn, interact with and gain invaluable knowledge from top creative professionals, as well as attend portfolio-building workshops, portfolio reviews, and participate in our popular live “elevator” pitch, which awards the winners with interviews with all of the sponsoring agencies. Many participants have walked away from the event with a second interview or a lead to an internship opportunity.

HAATBP is fully sponsored by agencies and companies looking to hire diverse creative talent.

22nd Annual Student Exhibition Opening Party

One Club, NYC Creative Week

Back for its 22nd year, the One Club’s Annual Student Exhibition, provides select colleges, advertising programs and portfolio schools from around the world with the opportunity to showcase their top students’ work. The exhibition has become a prominent event amongst industry recruiters and creatives as a source of new talent.

Venue: SLATE NYC    MAP
54 West 21 Street, New York City

Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

It’s free, but you should RSVP

Plus

King Kong of Ping Pong allows undergraduates to challenge the leading Creatives in NYC to a game of ping-pong. Students from different colleges, portfolio schools, and advertising programs face off in teams against agencies. In the past R/GA, McKinney, Droga5, Google Creative Lab, and Mother played against University of Texas, Miami Ad School, Creative Circus, University of Oregon and VCU Brandcenter. The event also serves as an opportunity for students to network and for Creatives to recruit new talent.
Venue: SLATE NYC    MAP
54 West 21 Street, New York City

Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

RSVP