Bearcat Virtual Agency

A real advertising agency internship, on campus.

Create real work for a real client working for a real advertising agency. Be part of the Bearcat Virtual Agency, a fall-only internship run remotely by the agency.

A team of four students will be chosen to work with one of two advertising agencies: Springboard Creative or [tbd].

You’ll have a dedicated BVA office in Wells Hall, complete with teleconferencing equipment for virtual meetings with your agency co-workers and your client.

Fall 2021 Bearcat Virtual Agency

Fall 2021 Team

Cailey Hartenhoff – Account Manager/Social Media Coordinator 🗂📱
Maddisyn Combe – Web Developer 🖥
Grace Stephens  – Copywriter ✍🏼
Kyerra Williams – Designer 🎨

In the News

Read the Northwest press release about the first semester BVA was offered on campus.

The Work

See the Facebook post from client Kinship Cafe, announcing the new logo created by BVA designer, Kyerra Williams, and tagline created by copywriter Grace Stephens.

The fine print:
This is for current on-campus students only.
You must be enrolled in an internship course; expect it to be a 2-credit-hour internship.
You’ll be may be asked to visit your agency in person one time.
Please enroll in Jacquie Lamer’s 2-credit hour internship in Mass Media: 20-452 (section number and CRN not yet published).
If you need a department-specific internship, please work with your advisor to substitute this Mass Media internship for your department’s internship.

Questions: Ask Jacquie Lamer: jplamer@ or JacquieLamer.com/meet


I found a new passion for copywriting that I probably wouldn’t have without this internship,.

Grace Stephens