This is AWSM.

Learn website design, coding, and digital marketing from the pros.

Digital marketing seminars and web design workshops held at our downtown Ithaca studio. Nitro coffee bar included 🙂

Brought to you by the award-winning design & marketing firm AWP, the Ancient Wisdom School of Marketing (AWSM) is Central New York’s first digital marketing educational hub, connecting you to industry professionals with a passion for teaching others. Come be more AWSM with us.

Seminars

Professional development with impact

Our professional development seminars are fun, intimate, and full of actionable knowledge. Check back often for our latest offerings.

How to develop a digital marketing strategy in 1 day.

June 5th 2018, 11:00am – 1:00pm @ AWP Session sold out
Contact us for upcoming dates!

Learn how to apply our agency marketing model to Attract, Engage, Convert, and Grow your audience. We’ll show you how to plan a digital marketing strategy using the same simple and effective framework we use with our clients. This entry-level seminar is packed with information and is ideal for marketing directors, small business owners, outreach coordinators, and anyone looking to grow their audience, sell more product, or further their organization’s mission. Don’t miss this!

This seminar is expertly led by Christopher DelCollo, Principal at AWP.

  • $200 / person – limit 5 people.

Email marketing that doesn’t suck.

Contact us for upcoming dates!

Email marketing is one of the most effective digital channels available for selling product, or furthering your mission! What’s a good open rate? How do I get people to sign up? This entry-level seminar is email for the novice and covers everything you need to know for getting started with email marketing, from which platform is best, to how to get subscribers, to how to send effective emails and measure results.

This seminar is expertly led by Christopher DelCollo, Principal at AWP.

  • $200 / person – limit 5 people.

More seminars are coming! Get on our email list to be notified.

Workshops

Learn side-by-side with professionals

Learn from design, marketing, and coding professionals with our hands-on workshops held at our studio in downtown Ithaca, NY.

Learn how to design and build your own professional WordPress website.

Contact us for additional details and to schedule your sessions @ AWP.

This comprehensive workshop will teach you starting with the basics of working with WordPress to design your own professional responsive website. You’ll learn user-centric design principals and best practices, how to write messaging for your online audience, how to structure and SEO optimize your website, and more. You will be assigned homework between sessions, so be prepared to work! This workshop is ideal for anyone with DIY moxie and a dash of web savvy. No coding or design experience necessary.

  • Includes WordPress installed with Divi theme, with our special mix of marketing, security, analytics, and optimization plugins.
  • Four sessions, 10am-2pm. Meets 1 day per week for 4 weeks.
  • $2000 / person – limit 3 people.

More workshops coming soon!

Join our email list and be in the loop as we release new workshops throughout Summer 2018.

Questions? We’re here to help!

Please do give us a buzz if you have any questions. Email us at school@awpny.com, or use our contact form to get in touch. We’ll get right back to you.

Coding summer camp

Week-long camps for Kids & Teens

Coding for kids! Spend half-days for a week at our agency studio, learning the basics of computer science and coding. No experience necessary.

Coding camp for kids: Learn how to code a game or website!

Now Enrolling Summer 2018!

Code your own game or website! Students will learn the basics of computer science and JavaScript programming while building their own game or website using the CodeCombat platform. Final projects for each course can be published to a custom URL so that students can easily share their games with friends and family. No prior coding knowledge necessary. This course is led by Gennie Harris, coding fanatic and Lead Developer at AWP.

  • Session 1: July 23rd – 27th. Session 2: July 30 – August 3.
    (Sign up for one or both sessions.)
  • 9:00am – 1:00pm, Monday – Friday @ AWP.
  • Limit 5 students per session.
  • $250 per student, per session. Ages 9 – 12.
  • Bring your own laptop, or use one of ours!

Questions? We’re here to help!

Please do give us a buzz if you have any questions. Email us at school@awpny.com, or use our contact form to get in touch. We’ll get right back to you. Hope to see you this summer!

We are located on the Ithaca Commons at 120 E. State St, Floor 2, Ithaca, NY 14850. Call us at 607-277-2757.

The Ancient Wisdom School of Marketing (that’s AWSM for short) is Central New York’s first marketing and design school for professionals. Learn digital marketing strategy, WordPress website design, coding, and more, from local industry professionals.

Have questions about our seminars, workshops, and courses? Please contact us at school@awpny.com!

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