This special one-day field trip is designed for graphic designers who want to see what it's like to work in a larger urban market. We will be visiting a large ad agency and medium-sized graphic design firm.

In addition, you will also get a taste of the cultural diversity available in a city such as Chicago.

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2001 from 8 AM to 12 midnight

Cost: $50 (includes all meals and beverages). Note: You may want to bring some pocket money in case shopping opportunities arise.

Reservations are required. Seating is limited. A $25 deposit is required with your reservation. Full payment by May 1, 2001 is required to confirm your reservation. Please make checks payable to Paul Young.

To make reservations, contact Paul Young at 351-2403 or pyoung@parkland.edu

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Itinerary:

• 8 AM — Leave Parkland from parking lot C3 (light breakfast en route)

• 11 AM — Arrive in Chicago

• 11:20 AM — IMAX 3D movie at Navy Pier (Cirque Du Soleil's "Journey of Man")

• 12:30 PM — Dim Sum brunch at Three Happinesses in Chinatown

• 2:30 PM — Tour of DDB Chicago and Tribal DDB

• 4 PM — Tour of Liska + Associates

• 6 PM — Museum of Contemporary Art

• 8 PM — Dinner at The Parthenon in Greektown

• 9:30 PM — Leave Chicago

• 12 midnight — Arrive in Champaign

 

Click here to see pictures from the field trip