Author Archives: Chase Zimmerman

About Chase Zimmerman

I am 22 year old Advertising major at a the University of South Florida.

Thank You Professor Temple

The end of the school year is rapidly approaching and this course will officially come to an end.  This has probably been my favorite course throughout my college career because not only is it hands on, but it also allows … Continue reading

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Field Trip To MacDill Air Force Base

On Monday, April 11th our class was invited to MacDill Air Force Base to take a tour and meet many of the honorable men and women who are stationed at MacDill.  When we arrived, three airmen who flew on the … Continue reading

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USF Bull Market = GIANT SUCCESS

Today, we held a school supplies drive and fundraiser at USF’s weekly Bull Market, which is located just outside the Marshall Student Center.  After securing a 20 pizza donation from Papa John’s, we decided it was best to hand out … Continue reading

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24/7 (seriously)

Spring Break for the students at the University of South Florida was last week.  During this time, most students are taking a break from the everyday stresses that make up a college students life.  However, I was not going to … Continue reading

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Be Persistent!

After spending week after week requesting supplies and donations via Facebook, Twitter and word-of-mouth, I have come to realize a couple very important conclusions.  One of these conclusions is being persistent will pay off.   What do I mean?  People do … Continue reading

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An Education Is Priceless

How much is a cup of coffee?  One dollar?  Two dollars?  For less then that, you can run down to the local Wal-Mart (or any office supplies store) and buy multiple pads of paper, pens, pencils, etc.  Why do I … Continue reading

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Social Media Is Powerful!

This week has been extremely successful for me.  Not only have I collected more school supplies, but also I have started receiving funding for the shipping of these supplies.  So far, I have received confirmation for a check that will … Continue reading

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One Step At A Time

We have taken our project one step further.  On Monday (2/14/11), our Honors College class from the University of South Florida walked into the office of Salem Communications, a radio station here in Tampa.  Upon our arrival, we saw an … Continue reading

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The World We Live In

Education in Afghanistan is very different from education in the United States.  Ever since I was little, I thought of school as a chore.  It was something I didn’t really want to do, but knew I had to attend.  In … Continue reading

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A Good Influence Is Key

The people we communicate with are the ones who will be helping the children of Afghanistan.  These people include family, friends, acquaintances, and even complete strangers.  The ability to influence these people to donate is our greatest challenge. Many people … Continue reading

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