Tuesday, April 15, 2014
American Friends Service Committee is seeking students to apply for the 2014-2015 Peace Internship program. Peace Interns work 8-10 hours a week (receiving $9.25/hour) from August 2014-June 2015 supporting the AFSC staff and volunteers with peace campaigns and engaging from after school and high school programs.
The Peace Intern Will:
-receive training in peacemaking and social change
-help develop AFSC program materials that appeal to youth and young adults and utilize Twitter, Facebook and other social media to educate and involve youth in the KC AFSC program activities
-recruit and involve high school and university-aged youth in peace trainings, creative social change projects and peace building campaigns
-support AFSC peacemaking campaigns and activities
-experience in organizing projects, making presentation and working collaboratively with others
-knowledge of and commitment to peace and social justice
-ability to involve others in creative participatory education and social change activities
-ability to utilize social media for education and organizing campaigns
-leadership experience, effective oral and written communication and ability to understand and accept diverse points of view
-flexibility required to allow for varied meeting/activity schedules
Application deadline: June 15th
Click here to learn more and apply.
Posted by Skye at 11:07 AM
Monday, April 7, 2014
Arionne Williams is an author who is self-publishing a book and looking to hire a talented graphic designer who can capture the message and mood of the book, as well as the audience's attention with an eye-catching, alluring cover design (for both print and ebook).
The book is called "Love Like I've Never Been Hurt: How to Heal from Heartbreak." It tell the story of the major heartbreak of the author's 20s, how she healed, and how her readers can do the same. Her target audience is single, Christian women ages 25-34 who are looking for love (with 18-24 year olds being the secondary audience). The book will look and feel sassy, smart and chic. The design should be feminine, but not prissy.
The author is looking for someone immediately and will pay $350. Please contact Arionne directly at firstname.lastname@example.org and check out her website at www.arispeaks.com.
Posted by Skye at 11:23 AM
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Ferrellgas, located in Overland Park, is looking for summer interns in their Creative Department. The internship is paid, and the intern would be able to earn college credit. More information can be found here and applications (portfolio, resume, cover letter) are due April 30th. Don't miss this great opportunity!
For more information, contact email@example.com.
Posted by Skye at 2:17 PM
Monday, March 24, 2014
- co-design materials such as brochures, newsletters, flyers, posters, booklets, presentation decks, infographics, maps, e-mails, letterhead, annual reports, white papers, etc.;
- develop a multi-layered map for internal and public use with data and information relevant to our organization and our community stakeholders;
- support the production of a short informational video for the CCF’s crowdfunding partner page
Posted by tylergalloway at 1:42 PM
Posted by Skye at 10:23 AM
AdBistro is a business channel within Adknowledge which drives users to articles and videos through our content recommendation technology. This cost-effective solution allows advertisers to obtain additional visitors and page views, while our publisher solutions include display, video and search.
The design internship will offer opportunities to assist with the creative development of AdBistro marketing materials and products based off of the design needs of the channel. They are looking for a motivated, well-grounded Graphic Design/Web Design Intern to help build the look and feel of their products and refine the AdBistro brand. Primary duties may include:
Posted by Skye at 10:16 AM
Thursday, March 6, 2014
SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza is looking for a part-time (25-30 hrs/wk) to work with their Marketing Department. The internship will run from May 15 through August 15 and is a paid position.
The team needs help with daily tasks such as printing, cutting and folding print jobs, making design edits, attendance at special events, file organization, research, running errands and possibly helping the administrative team with special projects.
-loves pizza :)
-attention to detail
-flexibility (night and weekend hours too)
-ability to travel (car/insurance)
-C5/6 Adobe programs (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator etc) required
-strong writing and communication
-design experience a plus
-marketing, design, journalism college coursework (1+ years)
Please email resume and samples to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted by Skye at 11:12 AM
Monday, March 3, 2014
Every year, the Nelson-Atkins invites current KCAI sophomores and juniors to apply for the Durwood internship program. There are 31 internships available in 10 departments, available for the summer, fall or spring semesters. Students may apply for as many positions as they want, but must fill out an application for each one.
Applications are due March 21st. The application process includes both an online form, and a form which must be printed out, signed by a faculty and turned into the AACS office by March 21st.
Apply and learn more at:
Posted by Skye at 3:42 PM
This is a paid opportunity! The summer mentorship program runs from June 2 - August 8 and is a great experience with a very well known and respected design firm.
Don't pass this up!
Apply and learn more here:
Posted by Skye at 11:43 AM
Great Plains SPCA is seeking a creative and qualified intern to assist in the design, development and production of creative projects. This intern will gain hands-on experience, expand their portfolio and professional network, all while working in a fast-paced and friendly environment to help needy animals! Working directly with the Chief of Communication, Manager of Creative Communications and Social Marketing Coordinator, this intern will design pieces to increase awareness and raise support for the organization.
-a Junior or Senior
-well versed in Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop (HTML experience a plus)
-familiar with the procedures and processes to take design for print and web from concept to completion
-able to work within a strict style guide and have a full understanding of brand standards
-able to work quickly to meet tight deadlines, while keeping organized and maintaining a high standard of design quality
-excellent written and verbal communication skills
-able to take direction and work independently
-design and produce marketing materials including flyers, advertisements, signage, documents and branded pieces
-provide support for promotions, campaigns, events, and community awareness with marketing materials
-create web graphics for the organization's website, social media and e-communications
-assist in coordinating production schedules as needed
-present concepts given certain specs or content
Send cover letters, resumes, and 5 work samples (with brief explanations of each piece) to email@example.com
Posted by Skye at 11:30 AM
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
kansas city agency sullivan higdon sink (and home to kcai-ers micah barta and michael armstrong) is looking for summer interns, so you should apply soonly for that. it is indeed paid. micah confirmed it. they do good work for shatto milk, cessna aeroplanes, and hippie chow, among others.
the deadline is monday, march 10. here is a link to the form. do it.
Posted by tylergalloway at 9:28 PM
Friday, February 7, 2014
ibm is seeking applicants now for their next round of design camp, which is the starting point for full-time work with the company. sam mak (GD '13) is currently in design camp and speaks highly of the design-centric culture that is being created to transform ibm as a whole into a design-led culture.
sam is working in austin, texas and enjoying her experience a lot. she says the application process is pretty rigorous, but she is willing to share her experience of the process for anyone that is interested. if you'd like to apply or get more information from sam, email tgalloway [at] kcai [dot] edu for a personal connection with sam via email.
Posted by tylergalloway at 8:41 AM
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Tekzenit is an award-winning custom software design company located in Irving, TX, looking for a UX designer.
The successful candidate with have:
-2+ years experience with UX design
-knowledge of experience maps, system maps, concept maps, application structure diagrams, wireframe and wireflows, and use case and persona development
-understanding and oftentimes use of rapid prototyping techniques
-solid understanding of front-end, back-end and the software development life cycle (no coding required)
-experience with prototyping tools such as Axure, Balsamiq, Sketchflow, Visio, Omnigraffle, Keynote, etc.
-portfolio of sample designs, including annotated wireframes, flowcharts, concept maps and any other relevant prototyping materials
Bonus points for:
-telecommunications industry experience
-page layout skills
-ability to hand craft HTML and CSS
-knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator or Fireworks
Please send resume and complete portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted by Skye at 4:12 PM
Roadtrip Nation invites individuals (students and non-students between the ages of 18 - 35) to spend a summer traveling across the country in small teams to interview American design leaders.
Applications are due February 10th so click here to apply and learn more about the program.
Posted by Skye at 11:51 AM
Posted by Skye at 11:32 AM
Friday, January 24, 2014
Need a job? Bernstein-Rein currently has a Digital Designer position open. 2+ years experience. For more information, click here.
Need an internship? Bernstein-Rein is offering a paid summer internship for students who will be entering their senior year in the fall. They have a total of seven positions open in several different departments. For more information, click here.
Posted by Skye at 2:32 PM
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
In celebration of Fossil's 30th anniversary, they are sponsoring a design competition! Download the template, create your design, and upload it starting January 30th for a chance to win up to $5,000 in cash prizes.
The theme for the Tin Design Contest is On the Open Road—think vintage automobiles, roadside diners, the sights of Route 66, or American travel from the 1950s and 1960s. Beginning January 30th, designers can visit www.fossiltincontest.com to upload their original artwork and create an iconic watch tin. Submissions will be judged on originality, creativity and representation of Fossil’s modern-vintage style.
The Top 30 tin designs will be selected based on these judging criteria by a Fossil judging panel and will be posted in an online gallery for public voting.The Top 30 designs will also be produced into actual tins to be displayed at select Fossil stores and events. Five finalists will be chosen: one Grand Prize Winner will receive $5,000, two First Prize winners will receive $2,500, and two Second Prize winners will receive $1,000 each.
Posted by Skye at 2:53 PM
Thursday, January 9, 2014
my good friend from graduate school and very smart lad jay harlow works at perka in downtown new york, which is an app-based customer loyalty program for business of all sizes. they are looking for a product designer with 2+ years of ux/ui experience. view the full description here.
Posted by tylergalloway at 10:58 AM
Friday, December 13, 2013
Posted by Skye at 2:44 PM
Friday, October 18, 2013
Helix Architecture + Design is looking for an intern. They need someone to work directly with the marketing coordinator in proposal development, professional communications, public relations, and implementation of overall marketing plan.
The successful candidate will have, or be working towards, a bachelor's degree in graphic design, marketing, communications or a related field. Experience in verbal and visual communication is essential, in addition to proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft office. Responsibility, organization and a collaborative nature will be highly valued.
Click here for more info.
Send your resume to email@example.com for immediate consideration.
Posted by Skye at 10:37 AM
Heartland Partners in Caring is a charity run by realty company Keller Williams and their website needs a complete overhaul. This could be established as an internship for next semester (for credit!) or could be done on a pro bono basis.
See the website that needs a facelift.
For more information, contact Robin Marks at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 913-558-9409.
Posted by Skye at 10:03 AM