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Submit Your More Card Design

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This is an open call to all students to submit your own redesign of the More Card. If your redesign is good enough, you’ll be a part of a group exhibition during the multi design conference. Submissions can be as realistic or fantastic as you like. Designs and questions can be sent to themulti2015@gmail.com. The exhibit opens on March 18th at 12:30pm in the Visual Arts Building room 1019a.

Exciting Data Science Summer Opportunities

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This Summer offers two great data science programs, both of which offer stipends for participating. Attend the Microsoft Research Data Science Summer School for an 8-week intensive introduction to data science in the heart of New York City and receive a $5000 stipend as well as a brand new laptop. The program is committed to increasing diversity and strongly encourages women, minorities, and people with disabilities to apply. Check out the link below for more information.

Microsoft Research Data Science Summer School

For any students not in the New York area there is a 4-week program held at the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan. Students who participate in this program will get the chance to participate in big data research teams and will also receive a $2500 stipend. Link below.

Big Data Summer Institute – Michigan

PSGA Webmaster Needed!

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The PSGA is hiring a Webmaster for the Fall 2013 semester.  The webmaster

is responsible for maintaining psgaonline.org, and ensuring that all

content is up to date.  The webmaster meets regularly with the

Coordinator of Public Affairs, and may be responsible for similar duties

within their expertise as needed, such as graphic design, social media,

etc.  The position provides a $50 stipend biweekly.

 

Webmaster Job Duties:

€ Plans site design by clarifying goals; designing functionality.

 

€ Develops site navigation by categorizing content; funneling traffic

through content.

 

€ Search engine optimization of the PSGA website.

 

€ Upgrades site by updating content and graphics; monitoring performance

and results; identifying and evaluating improvement options; introducing

new technology; maintaining links.

 

€ Maintains site appearance by developing and enforcing content and

display standards; editing submissions.

 

Skills/Qualifications:

HTML, CSS, Web Graphic Design, Web Savvy,

demonstrates initiative and organizational skills, Web User Interface

Design; Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.; Understanding

Browser Capabilities, Internet Presence, Verbal Communication

 

If interested, contact john.fallot@purchase.edu with a resumé, cover

letter, portfolio, and times available for an interview.

Design Internship Opportunities!

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Graphic Design & Marketing – Part Time/Paid Intern
Health Care Navigator

Health Care Navigator, LLC is a progressive and exciting company that provides consulting services and business support to approximately 80 skilled nursing facilities and Rehab/Therapy centers throughout the country. We are currently seeking a Graphic Design & Marketing Intern/Part Time to join our team at our corporate office located
in White Plains, NY for the next three months. Can lead to a full time position!

This is an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate or undergraduate looking to get hands on experience working as part of an in-house design team. The Graphic Design & Marketing Intern is responsible for assisting with all print design and production of final products, while supporting the digital media department with various ongoing
initiatives.

Projects include brochures, posters, flyers, invitations, updating Company website and other additional print collateral. The position will be mentored and supervised by the Department Designer and Digital Media Manager with the possibility of a permanent placement.

The successful candidate must have the following important skills, traits and experience:

Strong portfolio of previous print projects
Knowledge and experience in using print design applications, including Quark Xpress, InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
Knowledge of Final Cut Pro and IMovie a plus
Able to work 16-24 hours a week
Experience with social media platforms and best practices (Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.) preferred
Knowledge of Word Press, Joomla a plus
Strong writing and editing skills
Proactive, self-starter, good work ethic
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

How To Apply:
Email resume and portfolio/link to portfolio to Priscilla Ricaurte, Pricaurte@hcnavigator.net
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INTERN – DESIGN (Paid)
Daymon Worldwide

Description
INTERN – DESIGN, STAMFORD, CT
Well known as a retail industry leader, Daymon Worldwide has evolved from its roots as a Private Brand pioneer into a full-service global retail branding and sourcing company. Daymon’s portfolio of companies has expertise across a full array of retail services, including Private Brand Development, Strategy & Branding, Sourcing & Logistics, Retail Services and Consumer Experience Marketing.

Job Summary

Will participate in a variety of design related projects.
May learn one or more fundamentals of Design.
Focus will be on supporting our customer’s private label program in specific assigned categories through product promotions, advertising, in-store displays and packaging design.
Will assist in miscellaneous ad hoc projects

Daymon Associates does not offer relocation allowance or living accommodations for interns during the summer internship program.

Experiences You Will Have

Change Management
Relationship Building
Member of Project Groups
Influence w/o Authority

Job Requirements

Must be a current undergraduate or graduate student (open to May 2013 grads)
An interest in design and consumer packaged goods industry is preferred
Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States
Proficient with Adobe illustrator, Adobe In-design and Adobe Photoshop
Proficiency in PC applications such as MS Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Internet, PowerPoint
Excellent verbal and written communicator
Enthusiasm for learning

How To Apply:
1. Apply on-line by going to www.daymon.com
2. Click on Careers at Daymon
3. Click on Search Careers
4. Click on Intern-Design #13-0116
5. There you can apply and upload your resume
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Paid Summer Internships
Crown Awards

Crown Awards Online is looking for passionate, energetic and innovative people to join our fast growing awards company. For over 30 years, Crown Awards & Trophy has been the largest retailer of awards and recognition products in the country. Our corporate office and state-of-the-art warehouse is located in Hawthorne, NY. As the leader and most influential company in the industry, Crown will continue to grow, develop high quality innovative products and provide its customers with complete satisfaction.

The following paid summer internships are available:

Web Design (must have knowledge in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver)

Graphic Artist (must have knowledge in Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver)

Web Developer (must have knowledge in JavaScript)

Marketing (familiar with blogging, social media, internet research)

Accounting

IT Help Desk

Qualifications

Open to Junior and Senior students

Proficient in Microsoft Office and web navigation

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Strong work ethic, detail-oriented and able to multi-task in a fast paced, dynamic environment

How To Apply:
All interested candidates, please submit your resume to jobs@crownawards.com

Intern at Not an Alternative

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Arts collective Not an Alternative is looking for paid interns!

From their site:

 

Not An Alternative is seeking interns to assist with our current and upcoming projects. We’re looking for candidates who are detail-oriented, organized, and motivated. Solid communications skills and an interest in Not An Alternative’s mission are a must. A background in art, design, or previous experience working with activist mobilizations or community organizations is highly desirable. Positions are paid, and academic credit may be possible depending on the institution.

Location: Brooklyn, NY (Greenpoint)
Hours and Duration: Quarterly 2013; 20-30 hours per week
Application Deadline: Rolling until filled.

 

Learn more and apply here: http://notanalternative.com/blog/call-interns

Job Opportunity at David Zwirner

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Job Opportunity – Project Assistant for New Media Coordinator at David Zwirner

David Zwirner Inc seeks a temp to hire Project Assistant who’s primary duty is to assist the New Media Coordinator with administrative tasks relating to the website, iPad apps and database improvement. The ideal candidate will be self directed and highly motivated with strong communication, organizational and problem solving skills. Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Mac OS X and experience with databases are required. Knowledge of online content management systems like WordPress, user interface design and prior experience working on technology projects is strongly preferred.

Primary responsibilities include:

Managing and tracking technical errors, issues and improvements
Communicate with staff and developers to resolve issues quickly
Assist staff with basic database/website/app training
Work with staff to organize and prioritize technical issues
Some data entry

To apply for this position please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to hr@davidzwirner.com, with ‘Project Assistant’ in the subject line. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Absolutely no calls or walk-ins please

New York Arts Practicum

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Applications for the New York Arts Practicum are due March 1st!

 

From their site:

New York Arts Practicum is a summer arts institute for current students and recent graduates. Participants learn experientially in order to bridge their lives as art students into lives as artists in the world. Participants complete apprenticeships with mentor artists, produce work for critique without access to their institutional facilities, and learn about contemporary practices through site visits to artist studios, galleries, and museums.

http://www.artspracticum.org/

Code Academy Fellowships: Apply!

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Code Academy is accepting applications until 10/1 for their fellowship program. They will pay fellows $80k for a year of fulltime work. Learn (more) by doing.

Here is more:

“The Codecademy Fellowship gives curious college software developers the chance to spend one year as professional software engineers at a startup dedicated to promoting a more code literate world. We believe real world experience augments a college education like nothing else can, particularly for those interested in pursuing careers in the start-up world.”