The Real Time Academy of Shortform Arts & Sciences

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October 29, 2015

Shorty Stories with Cenk Uygur

On Thursday, October 29th at 7pm, come hear the story of Cenk Uygur, host and founder of The Young Turks, the largest online news show in the world.

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October 1, 2015

#ShortyAdWeek party at Tumblr

To kick off our awards season, the Shorty Awards partnered with Tumblr to throw an epic Advertising Week Party and GIF-a-thon, complete with huge wall-size cat GIFs and toasts from Shorty CEO and


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Jeff Barrett, CEO of Status Creative, joins the Real Time Academy!

October 9, 2015

Welcome Jeff Barrett (@BarrettAll) to the Real Time Academy! In addition to his role as CEO of Status Creative, Jeff is a bonus dad, owner of multiple cats, and once stayed at a Holiday Inn Express

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Pete Borum, CEO + Co-Founder of Reelio, joins the Real Time Academy!

October 6, 2015

Welcome Pete Borum (@peteborum) to the Real Time Academy! The self-proclaimed wordsmith and tech-head will join the Marketing Jury...

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