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Coming Spring 2014: New TAI Creative Suite and Collaborative Space

Pardon the dust! The Temerlin Advertising Institute (TAI) is proud to announce that the renovation of a new creative suite and collaborative space for all advertising students is officially underway! The space, located in the Umphrey Lee Center on SMU’s … Continue reading

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TAI Faculty Member Receives 2014 HOPE Award

Cheryl Mendenhall, Senior Lecturer and Program Director for the Graphic Design Minor within the Temerlin Advertising Institute, has been selected to receive a 2014 HOPE (Honoring Our Professors of Excellence) award. She will be honored at the 17th annual HOPE … Continue reading

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Congratulations TAI Ad Club 2014-2015 Officers!

The Temerlin Advertising Institute is excited to announce the 2014-2015 Ad Club Officers! They will be shadowing the current officers spring 2014 and taking over next semester. Under the direction of TAI’s Executive-in-Residence Professor Brice Campbell, they have many great … Continue reading

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TAI Students Support Dallas LOVE Project

The Dallas LOVE Project, organized in 2013 by 29 Pieces founder and Pulitzer Prize-winning artist Karen Blessen, called for local artists and schoolchildren to create 18-by-18-inch paintings and drawings conveying messages of love and positivity. Ten thousand pieces in all … Continue reading

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Video: Exxon Mobil Lecture

On November 12, 2013, TAI hosted the Exxon Mobil Lecture Series with Publicis Dallas Advertising Agency at the Angelika. Following the film, a panel made of up Rosalyn Rawitscher, VP and Group Planning Director at Publicis Dallas, and Steve McGehee, … Continue reading

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TAI hosts Exxon Mobil Lecture Series with Publicis Dallas

Tuesday November 12, 2013 TAI hosted the Exxon Mobil Lecture Series with Publicis Dallas Advertising Agency at the Angelika. A documentary developed by Publicis Dallas was presented which focused on the 1-in-3 Americans who are just making it paycheck to … Continue reading

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Shon Rathbone of Publicis Dallas Speaks at TAI Brown Bag

The Temerlin Advertising Institute welcomed Shon Rathbone of Publicis Dallas to speak as a part of their monthly Brown Bag meetings. Shon spoke about modern storytelling and how advertising can use this form of interactive storytelling to their advantage. Specifically, … Continue reading

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SMU Homecoming Weekend

Saturday October 26, 2013 found TAI Faculty, Students and Staff hitting the SMU Boulevard to join in the SMU Homecoming Parade and events. Everyone showed up for the fun and to walk in the parade along with other colleagues and … Continue reading

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TAI Creative Advertising Students Graduate from Paper School

On Wednesday, October 22, students in Willie Baronet’s Creative Advertising Portfolio class attended Clampitt Paper’s Clampitt University Paper School. The two hour session provided students with an overview of all aspects of the paper business: how it’s made, the various … Continue reading

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2014 MA Cohort Participates in Workshop with Think and Speak Up

Second year MA in Advertising students at the Temerlin Advertising Institute had a great night with Dr. Wang and Chris Wright from Think and Speak Up. The three hour workshop focused on how to be more effective with public speaking … Continue reading

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