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Education Florida State University Graduation: May 2013 Double Major: Graphic Design and Advertising Overall GPA: 3.78
Work Experience Oglesby Union Marketing (Fall 2011-Fall 2012) - Designed logos, layouts, posters, brochures, promotional items using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator Archiblald Ingall Stretton, London UK (Summer 2012) - Assisted creative and design departments with various design tasks - Made edits to exsisting advertisements using Photoshop Tallahassee Film Society (Summer 2011) - Designed movie posters using Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, promoted events on various websites The 95 Group (Spring 2011) - Designed promotional fliers and logos using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
Computer Skills Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Processing, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Publisher
Co-curricular Activities Active member of Art Students League- FSU chapter (Fall 2011-present) Active member of Advertising Club- FSU chapter (Spring 2011-present)
Honors & Awards FSU Deans List- 6 consecutive semesters Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society- FSU chapter (Fall 2009-present) FSU Academic Scholarships- Freshman University Scholarship and Tuition Reduction Scholarship (awarded both x 4 years)
FSU Homecoming Billboard Promotional billboard designed to promote Florida State University Homecoming week in October 2012. Displayed on Florida State University campus.
FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY 2012
ITâ€™S A SEMINOLE THING!
Promotional brochure designed to explain Florida State University Homecoming events. Distributed during Florida State University freshman orientation May 2012.
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The week of events now kicks off with Warchant. SpearIt Night, Renegade Recess, Skit Night, and Parade are the events that follow throughout the week. The week culminates with Pow Wow, which is the largest pep rally for Florida State. The most popular event of the week, the FSU football game rounds out this amazing week of events!
HOW TO GET INVOLVED
Homecoming at The Florida State University is rich in tradition and pride. The first Homecoming was held in 1948, which started off very simple. The Parade was held on Saturday morning, followed by the biggest game of the year that afternoon. The week concluded with a dance. In 1950, the first theme for Homecoming was introduced: “FSU All the Time.” Throughout the late 90’s and early 21st century the week was expanded. In 2003, Skit Night and Warchant were introduced to the schedule. Homecoming has become more popular each year with students, turning into what it is today.
HEY NOLES! FSU Homecoming 2012 is looking for volunteers! Spirit Force applications will be available Wednesday, August 22nd at homecoming.fsu.edu. If you’re looking to get involved, be sure to visit this website or stop by the Student Activities Center on the third floor of the Oglesby Union for more information.
Seminole Showdown is a quiz bowl that tests students’ knowledge of the history and traditions of FSU. Any FSU student can participate.
The Homecoming Parade allows loyal Seminole fans to line up along College Avenue to see amazing floats, athletes, the Marching Chiefs, community members, and so much more!
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The Warchant is a concert kicking off Homecoming festivities. This concert encourages students, faculty, and community members to enjoy great music while collecting charitable items to serve the Tallahassee community.
Skit Night is a fun culmination of student groups working together to creatively write and perform skits revolving around the central theme of Homecoming and the traditions of Florida State University. Free admission for FSU students.
Torch Pursuit Torch Pursuit is a Florida State tradition quest. Teams of students will go on a campus quest to discover the rich traditions and history of The Florida State University. Any group of students can participate.
HOMECOMING EVENT DESCRIPTIONS OCTOBER 21 - OCTOBER 27, 2012
Spear-It Night Spear-it Night showcases student talent through the Alma Mater singing, unique talent, and the “Biggest Fan on Campus” competitions. All students are encouraged to audition and attend the free event.
Seminole Festival The Seminole Festival is a fun-filled afternoon with a carnival atmosphere. Students enjoy carnival food, games, and live entertainment. Free admission for FSU students.
Renegade Recess allows FSU students to create a “recess break” with themed booth activities for elementary aged children from the local Boys and Girls Clubs of Tallahassee.
Pow Wow Pow Wow is a pep rally held on the night before FSU’s Homecoming football game. Since its inaugural 1948 show, Pow Wow has evolved into a full night of events. Pow Wow features performances by the FSU cheerleaders, Golden Girls, Flying High Circus, Marching Chiefs, various student organizations, and a celebrity comedian.
Fe filled afte carnival atmosp enjoy carnival food, ga entertainment. Free admission for FSU students.
FSU Homecoming Poster Promotional poster desinged to showcase Florida State Universty Homecoming event schedule. Displayed throughout Florida State University campus October 2012.
FSU Homecoming Shirt T-shirt designed to promote Florida State University Homecoming. Distributed to various students October 2012.
FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY 2012
IT’S A SEMINOLE THING!
OCTOBER 21-27 SUNDAY 10.14
WEDNESDAY 10.24 SEmiNolE FEStivAl
Oglesby Union Courtyard | 2:00pm
THURSDAY 10.18 RENEGADE RECESS Union Green | 3:30pm
FRIDAY 10.19 SAA FlAG FootbAll touRNAmENt Rec SportsPlex | 6:00pm
Union Green | 11:00am - 2:00pm
SEmiNolE ShowDowN Moore Auditorium | 7:00pm
THURSDAY 10.25 SpEAR-it NiGht
Union Ballrooms | 7:00pm
FRIDAY 10.26 homEComiNG pARADE
Starts at the Civic Center | 2:00pm
wARChANt CoNCERt FEAt. t.i.
Doak Campbell Stadium | 7:00pm FSU Students: 5:30pm, General Public 6:00pm No bags, weapons, or alcohol permitted
FSu CARES 5K RuN/wAlK College of Medicine | 9:00am
MONDAY 10.22 FACulty AND StAFF RECEptioN
President’s Skybox/Doak Campbell | 4:30pm
oDDS & EvENS vollEybAll touRNAmENt (FiNAlS) Tully Gym | 6:30pm
TUESDAY 10.23 SKit NiGht
CloCK & SEAl
Sponsored by Burning Spear Civic Center | 6:00pm
pow wow FEAt. KAthy GRiFFiN
Can Food Drive - Suggested 2 can donation Civic Center | Doors @ 7:00pm, Show @ 8:00pm
SATURDAY 10.27 thE AlumNi ASSoCiAtioN’S homEComiNG AwARD bREAKFASt Alumni Grand Ballroom | TBA
Jimbo’S tRuE SEmiNolE tAilGAtE Wildwood Plaza | 2 hours before kick-off
All-CollEGE AlumNi tAilGAtE
President’s Backyard | 4 hours before kick-off
homEComiNG FootbAll GAmE FSu vS. DuKE Doak Campbell Stadium | TBD
The Moon | 7:00pm
Available in alternative format for special accommodations contact the Student Activities Center at 644-6673
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FSU Oglesby Union
Promotional playing cards showcasing various activities on Florida State University campus. Designed Spring 2012.
FSU Art Center
Ad designed to promote various activities at Florida State University Art Center. Displayed at Florida State Universitiy Oglesby Union in Spring 2012.
Monday-Friday 9:00am - 9:00pm Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm
We offer full service and the best prices in town. Now in a new location, next to the Art Center.
over 50 items to choose from • no pre-registration • instruction provided • unlimited paint time
Visit union.fsu.edu/artcenter for a full class schedule
Florida State University
BNV Hair Studio Branding Logo designed for BNV Hair Studio. Displayed in Irmo, South Carolina. Designed December 2011.
Branding and Package Design Wine Logo, bottle, package and magazine advertisement all designed for hypothetical wine company. Desiged Fall 2011.
Tallahassee Film Society
Series of posters designed to showcase films featured at Tallahassee Film Society. Displayed at All Saints Cinema and on company website. Designed Summer 2011.
Tuesday, After Christmas Directed by Radu Muntean// 99 min
Paul Hanganu loves two women. Adriana his wife and the mother of their daughter, the woman with whom heâ€™s shared the thrills of the past ten years, and Raluca the woman who has made him redefine himself. He has to leave one of them before Christmas. www.tallahasseefilms.com // 386.4404
The story of a family that suffers a tragedy, but perseveres and finds redemption through each other and their work, making art.
A coal mining corporation and a
tiny community vie for the last great mountain in Appalachia in a battle for the future of energy that affects us all.
A film by C. Scott Willis
Le Quattro Volte A Film BY Michelangelo Frammartino//85 minutes//subtitles
Friday, July 15 at 6 PM Saturday, July 16 at 5 PM Sunday, July 17 at 5 PM A beautiful combination of an old man’s struggle to continue his goathearding life; the birth of a baby goats; a tree which becomes charcoal; and the lives of the simple people in the hills of Calabria. We see the stages of life through beautiful imagery at times dramatic and at times comical. www.tallahasseefilms.com // 386.4404
the big A Film by Clio Barnard//94 minutes
A Film by Harry Shearer
A portrait of troubled British playwright Andrea Dunbar and her tumultuous relationship with her daughter. When Andrea died, tragically at the age of 29 in 1990, her daughter Lorraine was just ten years old. Now 29 years old, Lorraine is currently in prison, serving a sentence for manslaughter for the death of her son. While being rehabilitated in prison, Lorraine is re-introduced to her mother’s plays and private letters, and as she reflects on the parallels in their lives, she begins to come to terms with her role in the death of her son.
The ﬁrst documentary by long-time “mockumentarian” Harry Shearer, “Th Big Uneasy” follow three remarkable people--the leaders of two scientiﬁc investigation teams, and one whistleblower--as they reveal the true story of why New Orleans ﬂooded, and why it could happen again in communities across America. www.tallahasseeﬁlms.com // 386.4404
Series of billboards designed for a hypothetical campaign for Amtrak. The campaign centered around three seperate targets: business, leisure and college. Each advetrisement targets a different segment. Designed Spring 2012.
Set of 4 mock posters designed to promote Insomniac Event music festivals. Designed Fall 2011.
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