Boston University News Release
Boston University College of Communication Holds Annual Portfolio Café
(Boston) – Boston University College of Communication will hold its annual Portfolio Caf矩n the college’s student lounge on Monday, December 5. The lounge will be transformed into a caf矷here some of advertising’s top creative people can confer with seniors and graduate students.
The concept of a Portfolio Caf矷as initiated by the faculty of the Advertising program to assist with student preparation for the interview process. Employment in the advertising industry has been picking up over the last few years, and the industry is becoming increasingly competitive. The Caf矰rovides students with the opportunity to sit down and talk with some of the best and brightest in the advertising industry and receive some advice, criticism and direction on their portfolios. Advertising can be a tough field to break in to, and the Caf矧ives the students an opportunity to prepare for upcoming interviews in a non-threatening environment.
The Caf矷ill be staffed with executives from some of the top agencies in Boston, including Arnold; Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopolous; Connelly Partners; Mullen; Partners & Simons; Fort Franklin; and Ogilvy, New York.
Event: Portfolio Cafe
Date: Monday, December 5
Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
Place: Student Lounge
BU College of Communication
640 Commonwealth Avenue