Passion, Excellence & Determination: The Academy of Art University

There are a number of liberal arts schools to choose from in today’s society. The United States just so happens to be home to one of the best. This for-profit school is known as the Academy of Art University, and it has certainly produced many talented professionals who work in the fields of fashion, design, entertainment and communications. Some of the names includes are Lauren Conrad, Asencio, Chris Milk, Heidi Montag, Vicky Jenson and Brandon Kee. The Academy of Arts University offers development programs, offers graduate degrees, offers certificates and offers undergraduate degrees. Its beautiful urban campus sits firmly in central San Francisco, and it has a wide array of exhibits, galleries and state-of-the-art facilities.

Have you ever heard of an up-and-coming journalist by the name of Adriana Georgiades? If you haven’t heard, then you’re definitely not alone. This 23-year-old woman has won the AAU’s Fashion Journalism Scholarship Contest for 2018. The topic of choice was to write about how social media is impacting the fashion industry. There were plenty of entries that were submitted, but there was only one that could be the winner. Georgiades was the actual winner in the end as she proposed an in-depth report on the subject. This young woman now has a chance to intern at the affluent TRC Marketing company as well as use a $1,500 scholarship for furthering her education in fashion journalism.

Georgiades grew-up in Johannesburg, South Africa. She has always had a love for fashion, but she didn’t have the opportunity to pursue it by attending Rhodes University. While studying at this fine institution, Georgiades specialized in sports blogging, and she was the editor of her school’s newspaper. After attaining a B.A. Journalism, she would move across the pond to the US.

The Academy of Art University has welcomed her with open arms. Georgiades fits in perfectly with the American culture, and she sports a 3.9 GPA. Bigger and better things are on the horizon for this budding journalist and the Academy of Art University gives her full-support.