This is a new mentorship for design students interested in working in the entertainment industry. Two Queens College students will be selected. Applications are due on October 14th.
Above is an information session and below is a link to the website where you will find application instructions.
Please join representatives from The New York Times Campus Recruitment team and Product Design team as they share advice and answer questions about beginning a career in design.
September 30, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
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They are responsible for designing, building, and maintaining our iOS and Android applications, our website, our email newsletter templates, our multimedia experiences, and tools that help our readers save, follow and otherwise interact with our journalism across these platforms.
This event is part of a new virtual lecture series with COMD x NYT to learn more about there 2021 Summer Internship Program.
The NYTimes Summer Internship Program is a 10-week, paid program that takes place at our headquarters in New York City. Opportunities include our Technology, Advertising, Marketing, Product and Design, and Data teams.
Hi friends! I’m hosting an online design mentorship from October 2020 to December 2020.
I will be selecting 2-3 designers to work with!
-Providing feedback on a project that you’re currently working on or would like to begin working on
-Advice from my experience working as a designer: Working in-house v. freelance, how to write a contract, project planning, etc.
– 2 meetings a month, 6 meetings total
*APPLICATIONS OPEN TO THOSE IN THE NYC METRO AREA*
People who come from these backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply!
– Minority status (e.g. BIPOC, LGBTQ+)
– Those who identify with being economically disadvantaged
– Juniors/ Seniors, or recent grads/ people currently applying to jobs
PLEASE include “DESIGN MENTORSHIP” in your subject heading.
Email applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application closes 12:00am midnight, September 25th.
Mentorship period is October 15, 2020 to December 15, 2020.
1) Full Name / preferred pronouns
2) Submit your resume/ portfolio
Please answer the following in 500 words or less:
1) Why are you interested in this mentorship?
2)How would you like to see your work and yourself develop over the course of this mentorship?
3) Do you have a project that you’d like to work on or are currently working on? Please elaborate.
NextGen Applications Now Open!
College Students & Recent Graduates
with Disabilities Invited to Apply
Application Deadline: November 20, 2020
Disability:IN NextGen Leaders have the opportunity to connect with leading brands across all industries and transition from school to work and build a meaningful career.
Students are matched one-on-one with mentors, network, and interview with Disability:IN Corporate Partners. and experience an all-expense paid trip to the Disability:IN Annual Conference.
NextGen Leaders network and interview with partner companies.
NextGen Leader commitment:
Meet virtually a minimum of twice a month for six months with a corporate mentor.
Participate in monthly professional development webinars.
Attend the Disability:IN 2021 Conference on July 12–15. NextGen Leaders are expected to actively participate in all conference events, whether in-person or virtual. If accepted, and the program is held in-person, travel expenses will be covered for NextGen Leaders.
LGBTQ+, Black, and veteran individuals are especially encouraged to apply