CREATIVE WEEK: UO AD NYC EXPERIENCE

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A Piece of Humbling Advice

By: Devin Curran In one week I have learned more about real life in the work place than my last four years in college have taught me. The daunting reality … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Slice of the Big Apple

By: Jayson Hobby Two weeks ago I fumbled across the streets of New York City, surrounded by skyscrapers that dwarfed my physical existence. Today, I find myself in Eugene, OR … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

NEW YORK REALITIES

By: William Scott It’s hard to put into words exactly everything I experienced during my stay in New York.  During those seven days at the building that bears the name … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Takeaways.

By: Mike Reiner 1. Those in the advertising industry are the hippest people around. They have the best style, are funny and smart. They are the best at what they … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

“Live Every Moment.”

By: Alissa Barry One of the positive things about getting lost is you’ll never know what interesting things you’ll stumble upon. Especially in New York City. As I lost my … Continue reading

May 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

UnConference Takeaways

By: MaryBeth Gregoritch UnConference was more than just taking notes for different sessions at the New York Creative Week. Instead, it opened up a conversation over “how we live and … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Greatest City in the World

By: MaryBeth Gregoritch After my five states, two-week journey, I’m back in Eugene still trying to wrap my head around everything. The East Coast has always been home to me. … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thank You NYC

By: Matt Hartmeier What better way to kick off the resurgence of the Curious Creative than with a post on the NYC Experience.  I spent a week in NY with 60 … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Forget about it

By: Eric Perrenoud I almost didn’t go on the New York trip. At first I didn’t think I really had much of a reason to go, but it didn’t take … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

NYC: General Takeaways

By: Julia Sullivan I woke up this morning, realized I was in Eugene, and then felt majorly bummed out. I just got back from a week long trip to New … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

UO NYC 2012: The Short of It

By: Bret Emerson Ten years New York has been on my mind. An urban jungle in its truest form, bringing together the brightest minds of the last two centuries, ever … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

I’ll have what she’s having… – Katz’s Delicatessen in NYC

By: Eric Perrenoud One of the great things about the NYC trip was that we literally stumbled our way into a lot of recognizable monuments and attractions. Many of us would yell, … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Shout out to one amazing city.

By: Maggie Dieringer What I learned: http://issuu.com/maggiedieringer/docs/nyc_experience_deck?mode=window&backgroundColor=%23222222

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Future is Waiting

By: Eli Ouellette Will you answer the call? After a week in NYC with 60+ UO Creative Strat-ers, @debkmorrison and @gHarsha, touring DDB, Big Spaceship, McGarry Bowen, Strawberry Frog, Ogilvy, Wieden+Kennedy NYC, Mr … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Anti- Play

By: Eli Ouellette I saw the Book of Mormon last Friday night with @astonishing_jo, @UOsportsdude and@BreanneThomas. Talk about amazing. SouthPark writers Trey Parker and Matt Stone teamed up with the creator of AvenueQ, … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Learning the Taxi Language

By: Eli Ouellette Over the past few days of living in NYC, I have learned a little about when to stride confidently across the street, and when to leap back … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

NYC Experience

By: Malaea Relampagos My advertising professor Deb Morrison is constantly talking about having “holy shit” moments. And I definitely just had one. I recently got back from a week long … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

#uonyc12

By: Turner Hoenig How do I even begin to write about this trip? I’ve been on family vacations to some really incredible places. Costa Rica. Hawaii. British Columbia. I’ve seen … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Takeaways

By: Bee Medina New York has been a whirlwind of excitement, craziness, and learning all wrapped up into one chaotic trip. Some takeaways: 1. Get out of your comfort zone. … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Small Town Girl

By: Gretchen Rudat I grew up in a small town with a population of roughly 2,000 (well a few of the small towns that run together make 2,000). So when I got … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

What is Your Type?

By: Gretchen Rudat Awhile ago I got an email from Deb that said “You need to sign up for this Type workshop” so I did. So on Thursday I wandered into the garment … Continue reading

May 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Week in the Big City and the Repetitive Realization

By: Joanna Barondess Sixty-one students take a week out of their school term to visit several advertising agencies in New York City. Just looking at that sentence is stressful, but … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thank You New York

By: Kelsey McCoy This week flew by, and yet I feel like I learned 15 things a second.  It’s really true that there’s an energy to New York City that … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Putting Things into Perspective

By: Ashley Peabody What happens when you take 61 students and only three professors for a week-long excursion to the city that never sleeps? A little chaos, a lot of … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

NYC 2012

By: Jeff Ackler

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Week in NYC

By: Lindsay Brooks Time really does fly when you’re having fun. Spending a week in New York City was unbelievable. I learned a lot about myself, what I want to … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

New York and Back: A Retrospective

By: Chelsea Van Baalen After seven days of exploring agencies, subway routes, museums, parks and boroughs, I came back to Eugene on Sunday amazed by all I discovered, did and … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

And So it Goes

By: Gabriella Narvaez Sometimes life passes you by so quickly. You blink and it’s gone. Nothing you can do about. Lights flash and cars rush by, all yellow and black. … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Taylor on NYC

My legs moved and my eyes wandered. I opened myself in everyway possible while careening through the city. I became a sponge. So much to see and so much to … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Unconference

By: Carly Petrone The Unconference taught me two things: – Whenever you’re stuck creating a new campaign, turn to your partner and ask “what would Kenny Powers do?” – Cats … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment