Applications now open for CUNY Cultural Corps Fall 2017-Spring 2018

Cultural Corps Academic Year Internship
Currently enrolled students at any CUNY college interested in gaining professional experience in the arts and culture sector will participate in a 24-week part-time work experience over their fall and spring semesters. Students will receive a wage of $13/hour and work 12 hours per week. Prior to starting at their site, students will complete a pre-program training and throughout the year will participate in a cultural enrichment and development series.

To be eligible for the Cultural Corps Academic Year Internship, students must:

  • Be working towards a degree at a CUNY college (Community College, Senior College, or Graduate School)
  • Be registered for at least 6 credits each semester in Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
  • Have a cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 2.5
  • Have earned at least 30 college credits by the end of summer 2017 (24 credits for community college students)
  • Have addressed any remedial education needs prior to beginning Fall 2017 classes
  • Be available to work part-time (12 hours/week) for a period of 24 weeks during the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters
  • Have the proper work authorization required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

CORPS MEMBER APPLICATION:

The corps member application for the 2017-2018 CUNY Cultural Corps Academic Year Internship is now available. Please complete this online application. Applications are due February 15, 2017 for the Priority Deadline or March 12, 2017 for the Regular Deadline.

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Graphic Design Position – Posse

The Posse Foundation is seeking a graphic designer to oversee the production of a variety of publications and creative materials. This individual will manage the creation and production of materials, including brochures, annual reports, newsletters, banners, multi-media presentations, e-blasts, invitations, programs, training materials, retrospectives and other related projects—all in a high-quality, cost-effective and timely manner. The graphic designer will also be expected to monitor the consistency and quality of the Posse brand and style across the different Posse sites, to assist sites in the completion of their design projects, and to assist in the maintenance of the Posse web site. The successful candidate will be a strong team player with good interpersonal skills, highly organized, and able to work independently. This person will also be a creative thinker with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

QUALITIES/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College degree, preferably in a design-related field
  • Proficiency in Mac and Windows
  • Proficiency using Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Ability to write and edit HTML/CSS using Dreamweaver or CMS platforms
  • Highly organized, task oriented and attentive to detail
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Support social media campaigns and create visual content for it
  • Comfortable working in an office environment
  • Knowledge of mass marketing email platforms (Constant Contact, BlackBaud, SalesForce/ExactTarget, MailChimp and EventBrite) a plus
  • Knowledge of various printing processes a plus
  • Photography knowledge a plus

Position: Designer

Area of Focus: Design

City: New York City

Region: NYC tri-state

Duration: Full-Time

How to Apply: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=Posse&jobId=98755&lang=en_US&source=CC4

Apply ByJanuary 31, 2017

Art/Photo Internship – unpaid

DuJour Media is looking for intern to assist the art and photo departments for Spring 2017 with an immediate start date. Candidates must have a strong interest in magazine design, photography and typography. Excellent communication and organizational skills are a must, plus the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment. He/she should be resourceful, responsible and a creative problem-solver. The intern will assist in the daily workflow of the magazine. Duties will include but are not limited to: Maintaining and updating the mini wall for each issue, preparing and updating flip books for Editor-in-Chief and Creative Director, photo research, and preparing layouts for presentation. Under the guidance of the Art Director, the intern will experience the process of creating a magazine. This is the perfect position for a dynamic, self-motivated college student looking for hands-on experience.

This internship is for school credit only.

Send inquiries including cover letter, resume and link to portfolio:
nathalie.kirsheh@dujour.com
DuJour is the award-winning luxury lifestyle brand that covers celebrities, travel, food and wine, fashion, beauty, fitness, design, business and technology. Our stories run the gamut: An issue might feature an investigative piece on a socialite’s murder in Aspen, alongside a gorgeous travel spread about an exclusive private island. The magazine, which launched in 2012, is distributed via print and digital platforms to an audience of more than 3 million affluent men and women.

Position: Internship

Area of Focus: Design

City: New York City

Region: NYC tri-state

Duration: Other

Digital Design Fellow

Are you an aspiring designer who loves science and tech? Let’s talk. You might be just the droid we’re looking for. Popular Science‘s art department is searching for an enthusiastic, creative, and hard-working badass to be our first-ever Digital Design Fellow. Starting in January, you’ll assist in the design and production of our iPad magazine and help make our website look amazing(er). If that’s not enough, we might even throw some print work your way. This is a paid position for someone who can work 35 hours a week for 6 months. If you need school credit, we can work with that too. Email a resume, cover letter, and a link to samples of work you’re proud of to internships@popsci.com.

Position: Designer

Area of Focus: Design

City: New York City

Region: NYC tri-state

Duration: Perma-lance

About Our Company: As the world’s largest science and technology magazine, Popular Science presents the best hopes for our planet, our lives, our children and our future through the individuals and ideas that are building a better world. In its nearly 150-year-old print edition, its groundbreaking tablet format and a series of award-winning apps, and on the web, Popular Science delivers the future now.

Company: Bonnier Corp

Contact Email:internships@popsci.com

How to Apply: Email a resume, cover letter, and a link to samples of work you’re proud of to internships@popsci.com.

Job Requirements: Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite specifically InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator

Graphic Design Intern at IDEO.org

IDEO.org has an opportunity for a Graphic Design Intern to work with our New York studio. The intern will work the IDEO.org core team and project teams across a range of projects and mediums, from print design, presentation design, product interactions, and digital interaction design. This may include preparation of board meeting documents, internal presentations and initiative materials, helping project teams with partner deliverables, and more.

Prototyping and production skills are essential, as well as a passion for design and a point of view about your work. The ideal candidate has strong visualization and prototyping skills in addition to being comfortable working within multidisciplinary teams.

Once you are here you will:

  • Create IDEO.org’s internal graphic design projects and initiatives.
  • Support the development of IDEO.org’s digital presence online.
  • Craft and evolve IDEO.org’s visual identity.
  • Support IDEO.org project teams.
  • Bring communications design expertise to the IDEO.org team.
  • Inspire teams through collaboration, as well as the direction, vision, and planning all aspects of visual deliverables.
  • Initiate internal projects and creating systems for everyone to incorporate design into their work.
  • Work on projects that spread across print, packaging, and brand identity to interactive projects for screens, devices, and space.
  • Create prototypes of different levels of fidelity to help determine design direction for a project.
  • Contribute to IDEO.org New York studio culture.

Qualifications

  • Well-versed in the Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Has a strong portfolio demonstrating a range of deliverables from print, presentations, iconography and illustration.
  • Strong design fundamentals (color, form, type, layout) and the ability to experiment.
  • Keen attention to detail and execution in craft.
  • Proficiency in web design and digital applications.
  • Experience and knowledge of interaction design, UX design a plus.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Team player who can adapt to social and professional situations.
  • Independent self-starter; ability to multi-task in a highly energetic, fast-paced environment.
  • Currently enrolled or recently graduated from a professional degree program or an undergraduate program.

APPLY ON-LINE

The One Club Creative Boot Camp–JANUARY 17 – 20, 2017

Learn about the field of advertising and have fun while you work on creative briefs with mentors from top advertising agencies. It’s free, but you have to register as a participant.

https://www.oneclub.org/one-id/bootcamps/-newyork2017

The Creative Boot Camp was such a great success last year that our partnering agency, WUNDERMAN has invited us back!   In its eighth consecutive year, our award-winning Creative Boot Camp New York will offer participants one of the most authentic experiences in boot camp history by being immersed in a creative agency environment. Global Chief Creative Officer, Lincoln Bjorkman and President, Jamie Gallo, will welcome the participants with inspiring insights aimed to help them succeed in our industry.

Illustration Full-Time Job at The Dodo

As a Snapchat Illustrator for The Dodo, you’ll join the largest dedicated animal brand on social media. You’ll collaborate closely with the rest of the creative team to create visually distinct and memorable illustrations that showcase animals at their best and most dynamic on Snapchat.
Your key responsibilities will be to build a collection of custom-designed illustrations and features that enhance The Dodo’s Snapchat experience. Toward that end, you’ll illustrate assets based on daily pitches, and brainstorm and conceptualize the visual language with the creative team to complement written and video content.
As our ideal candidate, you’re a team player with over 3 years of experience working under creative leadership, and you know how to apply visual notes quickly to your work. You are proficient in all industry-standard design applications (Adobe CC: PS, AI, ID) on a Mac platform, and have vector graphic mastery. You possess extraordinary attention to detail and the ability to meet aggressive deadlines, and have strong communication and organizational skills. You can manage, prioritize and execute multiple projects simultaneously — and have fun while doing it! To summarize, you are highly collaborative, a hands­-on visual expert, and you thrive in a fast-paced environment.

 

Job posting: https://jobs.lever.co/thedodo.com/b8a7d839-0130-4f24-848f-a4b92e483576

Coffee N Coding: Join the Queens College Tech Incubator study group to learn full stack web development

Wednesday, January 4, 7-9 pm, CEP Hall 2 (between the Student Union and Razran Hall; marked C2 on this map: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/about/directions/2d/Pages/default.aspx). All levels and ages are welcome.

If you are unfamiliar with FreeCodeCamp, check it out and sign up: http://www.freecodecamp.com/.

Information: aryan.jabbari21@qmail.cuny.edu ; https://www.facebook.com/events/164814930665287/.

Triple Canopy is currently seeking interns for spring 2017

Triple Canopy is currently seeking interns for spring 2017 to assist with its editorial projects, website development, design, and public programming. Interns take an active role in the editorial and production work that goes into each issue of the magazine, as well as assisting with the development of public programs and the pursuit of grants. Depending on a candidate’s interests and abilities, duties may include: soliciting, evaluating, and coordinating the execution of articles and artist projects; taking part in editorial meetings; research assistance; coordinating and publicizing events; image editing and formatting; HTML, Flash, and Ruby on Rails coding and design work; devising and implementing new features for the website. Participants contribute twelve hours per week, for the duration of a school semester.

Interns receive a stipend and students may earn university credit through participating institutions.

To apply for an internship, please send a brief cover letter, resumé, and two references to internships@canopycanopycanopy.com.