Taking Advantage of Opportunities with Belle Bocal

The following is an interview with Belle Bocal, a 2011 graduate of Boston University Mass Communications Graduate School with a specialization in Research.  She is now a Profitability Analyst at KPI Direct in Portland, Maine, specializing in market research in the health and beauty markets.  She’s one multi-talented and in-demand…

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Q&A with Anjali Lai: Research in the Real World

Anjali Lai studied at COM two years ago and now works as a Qualitative Research Manager at Forrester Research. This young research professional values her experience at COM.  Here she discusses her current work and understanding of the research industry. What benefits do you have from your experience at BU?…

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Ketchum Changes Stephanie Gurtman

Stephanie Gurtman, originally from Florida, is a 2010 graduate of the College of Communication. She is a consultant at Ketchum Change, a boutique change management, employee engagement and internal communication firm within Ketchum, based out of their Chicago office. Tell me a little about your program at BU and how…

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Q&A with a “Friend”: Kelly Dudine

I had the pleasure of interviewing Kelly Dudine who works for the Marketing department of Friends of UNFPA, a non-profit support committee of the United Nations. She is a recent alumna of COM and currently lives in New York City. What are some of your favorite memories of BU? I…

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BU AdLab Comes Full Circle for Mike Carozza

To many advertising students at Boston University’s College of Communication, AdLab is a place to gain “real world” experience with a student-run agency that does actual client work.  The program not only creates ads that clients use, but it actually turns a small profit – just like a real agency. …

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