Connecting in Cardiff Wales By: DeVinnia M.

My time in Cardiff, Wales was pretty short. However, while I was there I realize it was the part that connected the trip. What I mean by that is, it was a nice stopping point between Ireland and London. Before this trip I had never heard of this place. I naturally didn’t know what to expect….

These Aren’t Mad Men – by Chris Gustafson

Be nice. Stay neutral. Have morals? Those aren’t necessarily traits that one may come to expect of an advertising firm in the modern world, but the fine people at Golley Slater Cardiff aren’t necessarily  what I was expecting either. Today’s visit to Golley Slater was one of the most exciting parts of the trip so far,…

“Advertising in Wales” – By Alex Martinez

Today was beyond enlightening. Visiting the Golley Slater advertising agency in Cardiff only solidified that I am in the right major. The workers there were very hospitable and kind. The total atmosphere was positive, which made this experience even more memorable. There were a total of three different speakers who explained what their own jobs…

Golley Slater’s influence by John Charron

  With our journey today into downtown Cardiff’s outstanding center, I became more aware of “real world” practicality and the setting of an out of college work place.  Golley Slater offered not only an insight into the work place of post graduate life, but a substantial vision of inspirational awareness.  I felt a comfort as…

Meeting With Mike By: DeVinnia M.

Meeting with Mike Leeson at Golley Slater was a fun experience. We learned about the different elements it takes to put into one advertisment. Golly Slater is an advertising firm in Cardiff, Wales.  The day started with tea, welch cakes and a lesson.

“Clarity” – By Julia Swoish

Today’s trip to the Golley Slater advertising agency was an incredible experience that provided me with a lot more clarity than I have ever had about my future. Sure, I still don’t know exactly what the hell I’m doing, but I have more of a definite answer than ever before. Up until this trip, I would…

Castle on the Hill – by Hallie Barkume

“Castle on the Hill” became popular at an appropriate time for our trip abroad. The song creates a lot of nostalgia for Ed Sheeran and the listener. He reminisces on his childhood and talks about how much he’s changed since he was younger. His song specifically references Framlingham Castle, near where he grew up. We visited multiple…