THE WINNERS ARE HERE: THE ROMANIAN CREATIVES TO JOIN EUROBEST INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

THE WINNERS ARE HERE: THE ROMANIAN CREATIVES TO JOIN EUROBEST INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

The Alternative School for Creative Thinking is in its 18th consecutive year of searching the brightest, most talented, hard-working and passionate young creatives to represent Romania at the Eurobest Young Creatives Competition, held online, this November. After 3 weeks of intensive creative meetings, the official winners of the local Eurobest competition are Uniquecorns (Irina Serbulea ... Read More
Media Expres launches its latest Yearbook dedicated to the Romanian Communication Industry

Media Expres launches its latest Yearbook dedicated to the Romanian Communication Industry

The independent publishing house Media Expres has officially launched the Media Expres Yearbook 2021-2022, in online and printed version, continuing the series of catalogs of content distributors in the Romanian communications and audiovisual industry, started back in 2003.   “Significantly, the financial data for 2020 show that the pandemic brought profits for televisions, which took ... Read More
The Alternative School: Registrations are open for the Fall Semester

The Alternative School: Registrations are open for the Fall Semester

Designers, creatives, strategists, social media initiates, and communication industry talents can apply now for The Alternative School’s Fall semester, taking place online, from Oct. 25th to Nov 9th, Mondays and Tuesdays, from 7 to 9 PM.   The classes are open for anyone interested to refine and upgrade their skills, while some age-restricted groups have ... Read More
#AlternativeVoices: Alina Hlușcu, creative newcomer

#AlternativeVoices: Alina Hlușcu, creative newcomer

We’re continuing the series dedicated to our beloved creative alumni that we’ve managed to meet along our school’s journey and develop in a feisty creative family, with ideas and jokes flying around our heads. A place where we often brainstorm is in our #Above106 group, our place for future prospects and projects, a way of ... Read More
#AlternativeVoices: Irina Șerbulea, copywriter

#AlternativeVoices: Irina Șerbulea, copywriter

We’re continuing the series dedicated to our beloved creative alumni that we’ve managed to meet along our school’s journey and develop in a feisty creative family, with ideas and jokes flying around our heads. A place where we often brainstorm is in our #Above106 group, our place for future prospects and projects, a way of ... Read More
#AlternativeVoices: Petean Bogdan, graphic designer

#AlternativeVoices: Petean Bogdan, graphic designer

We’re continuing the series dedicated to our beloved creative alumni that we’ve managed to meet along our school’s journey and develop in a feisty creative family, with ideas and jokes flying around our heads. A place where we often brainstorm is in our #Above106 group, our place for future prospects and projects, a way of ... Read More
#AlternativeVoices: Amalia Vornicu, Visual Designer

#AlternativeVoices: Amalia Vornicu, Visual Designer

We’re starting a series dedicated to our beloved creative alumni that we’ve managed to meet along our school’s journey and develop in a feisty creative family, with ideas and jokes flying around our heads. A place where we often brainstorm is in our #Above106 group, our place for future prospects and projects, a way of ... Read More
#AlternativeVoices: Lorena Enache, young writer & poet

#AlternativeVoices: Lorena Enache, young writer & poet

#AlternativeVoices is a series dedicated to our beloved creative alumni that we’ve managed to meet along our school’s journey and develop in a feisty creative family, with ideas and jokes flying around our heads. A place where we often brainstorm is in our #Above106 group, our place for future prospects and projects, a way of ... Read More
Cannes Week & Talent Bet: Schedule & Benefits

Cannes Week & Talent Bet: Schedule & Benefits

The Alternative School begins the new edition of TalentBet with Cannes Week: a week of inspiration, dedicated to all the new awarded international campaigns from this year’s Cannes Lions Festival, the place where creativity is celebrated by professionals every year. Cannes Week starts on July 17, with the first meeting at Mindspace Victoriei, at 11 ... Read More
The Alternative School launches TalentBet 2021

The Alternative School launches TalentBet 2021

The Alternative School launches TalentBet 2021, a platform for professional and personal evolution addressed to creative young people who want to boost their presence in the industry. They will work on their personal brand, but also on briefs offered by local and international clients who, in turn, will benefit from the fresh perspective of a ... Read More
Protopia wins Design Competition at The Alternative School for Creative Thinking

Protopia wins Design Competition at The Alternative School for Creative Thinking

Protopia, represented by Linh Pham and Hlușcu Alina, is the winning team of the Design Competition, powered by The Alternative School for Creative Thinking. Endorsed by George, the first smart banking, they will represent Romania at the global #YoungLionsDesign contest, in the context of the 67th edition of Cannes Lions, which will take place online ... Read More
The Alternative School Young Lions Design Semester: Jury Announcement

The Alternative School Young Lions Design Semester: Jury Announcement

The Design Semester powered by The Alternative School has come to an end. Over 40 students have had the chance of participating at 12 niche talks of international professionals and discover insights into creativity & design strategy. They all worked in teams of two by firstly building a creative studio identity and proving their abilities ... Read More
Upsole, AWOO, Protopia and Lab Creative Agency win the George Scholarship

Upsole, AWOO, Protopia and Lab Creative Agency win the George Scholarship

Upsole, AWOO, Protopia and Lab Creative Agency are the teams qualified on the first 4 positions in the competition for the George scholarships, at The Alternative School / Design Semester. Over 20 teams entered the contest. In order to qualify, they had to build a creative alter-ego, like a design studio or creative agency simulation, ... Read More
YOUNG LIONS DESIGN: CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

YOUNG LIONS DESIGN: CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

IMMERSE YOURSELF INTO INSPIRATION We are beyond excited to finally tell you who your trainers will be this semester! We’ve worked hard and scouted the most important professionals who are ready to give you a pass into their creative process. This semester will focus on the strategic process behind design, its relevance for business and ... Read More
TALENT MAGNET: ATTRACTING CREATIVE SPARK // CREATIVE GRAVITAS

TALENT MAGNET: ATTRACTING CREATIVE SPARK // CREATIVE GRAVITAS

The Alternative School for Creative Thinking proudly presents #TalentMagnet, the scouting platform servicing remarkable clients and agencies in their quest to find, groom and integrate the best creatives for their 21st century exigencies. THE IDENTITY PROCESS Talent Magnet was born out of the last 18 years of collaborative history with companies, agencies and creatives leading ... Read More
EUROBEST: THE WINNER EXPERIENCE

EUROBEST: THE WINNER EXPERIENCE

We all know it has been a crazy year, but that hasn’t stopped us from organizing special creative competitions for local talent, with a cultural twist. During our fall semester, participants had the chance to compete for the chance of representing Romania at the Eurobest European Creativity Festival. After tons of workshops and creative exercises, ... Read More
THE ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL FOR CREATIVE THINKING: THE ROMANIAN EUROBEST REPRESENTATIVES ANNOUNCED

THE ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL FOR CREATIVE THINKING: THE ROMANIAN EUROBEST REPRESENTATIVES ANNOUNCED

For the 17th consecutive year, The Alternative School has searched for the brightest, most talented, hard-working and passionate young creatives to represent Romania at the Eurobest Young Integrated Competition, held online, this November. After 3 weeks of intensive creative meetings, Roxana Păduraru & Monica Casangiu (Upsole) and Andreea Călărașu & Irina Șerbulea (Shenanigans) are the ... Read More
EUROBEST SEMESTER: SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED

EUROBEST SEMESTER: SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED

We are getting closer to starting our Eurobest dedicated semester and we can’t be more excited! We have received several CVs and portfolios of passionate marketers and creatives and, after thoroughly analyzing all of the applications, we have come up with the perfect mix of talents that we want to see at our trainings. The ... Read More
EUROBEST SEMESTER: CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

EUROBEST SEMESTER: CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

EUROBEST YOUNG INTEGRATED COMPETITION: REGISTRATIONS STILL OPEN The Alternative School’s Eurobest trainings are starting next week, on the 20th of October, and you still have time to register! This semester consists of 8 intensive meetings, dedicated to young marketers and creatives, motivated to represent Romania internationally at the Eurobest Young Integrated Competition, ... Read More