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Booth Sitters Needed for the Annual Ann Arbor Street Art Fair

June 29, 2015

Here’s your chance to learn the other side of being an artist.  Be a “Boothsitter” at the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair.  Meet artists, learn how they interact with the buying public, see how they market their art, observe their business practices.  Get useful tips, make contacts!

VOLUNTEER AT

ANN ARBOR STREET ART FAIR, THE ORIGINAL

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15, 2015 - SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2015

Visit the website to register

Or call the Volunteers Coordinator:  734-994-5260

Categories: Uncategorized

Junior Graphic Design Position with Office of University Development

June 29, 2015

Our team produces stories, videos, and photography for two biannual publications as well as event collateral, direct mail appeals, and campaign marketing materials.

We are strategists, designers, storytellers, and buzz-makers. Our work celebrates and inspires life-changing support from U-M donors whose passionate commitment, when aligned with university priorities, helps solve the world’s most complex problems.

We are looking for a motivated and detail-oriented junior graphic designer to join our team and collaborate with us in storytelling and marketing efforts. Someone with curiosity and inspiration, talent and passion. Someone who can support and enhance our storytelling efforts and collaborate with other creatives.

Click here for full details and to apply

Categories: Part Time

UX Designer for Enova

June 23, 2015

UX Designers advocate for our customers, designing interactions for a variety of products and audiences. Using sketches, storyboards and prototypes to communicate and sell our ideas, UX Designers refine requirements, test interface’s effectiveness and collaborate with departments as part of a cross-functional team.

Enova is looking for you:

• Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience practicing UX/IA/HCI
• Have a degree in Design, Art, Computer Science, or Engineering, or related discipline
• Have designed web applications
• Demonstrate strong working knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3
• Use Git or other version control systems
• Are comfortable with prototyping tools like Omnigraffle and Balsamiq
• Have conducted user centered metrics, testing, and research
• Are a strong communicator and team player

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Categories: Full Time

Program Assistant at English Language Institute

June 17, 2015

The English Language Institute (ELI) is seeking undergraduate students to participate as “Undergraduate Consultants” in a prospective GSI (Graduate Student Instructor) language and pedagogy course sponsored by LS&A and offered jointly by ELI and CRLT.

Undergraduate Consultants will participate as students in practice teaching sessions and give feedback on language and pedagogy to prospective GSIs in training. Undergraduate participation in the course runs from July 28 to August 17, 2015. The first event is a training session prior to the beginning of the course, on Tuesday, July 28 from 1 – 3 pm.

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Pay rate is $10 an hour.

Categories: Part Time

Freelance Book Cover Design

June 17, 2015

Bankrupt and Dead: The Wilma Bailey Story tells the fall of a great city (Detroit) through the eyes of one of it’s prominent business owners; Wilma Bailey. A country girl who knows nothing about the streets, makes a deal with the devil in order to open up her own beauty salon. As history explodes around her, she faces impossible situations that empower her and scar her. A woman who only wants to provide for her sons and must make life changing decisions in an ever changing city.

If interested in being apart of this important project please send your resume and a link to your portfolio to Billy Schofield wrschofi@umich.edu before 7/17/15.

Compensation to be negotiated.

Videographer Wanted

June 16, 2015

The Frankel Center for Judaic Studies is seeking an experienced student Videographer to create, edit, and produce a promotional video for the Judaic Studies academic program. Video production will begin in late August/early September and include taping of Judaic Studies students providing first-hand experience testimonials as well as video clips showcasing various area around campus. The Videographer will be responsible for all pre- to post-production aspects of the video creation including filming, sound quality, lighting, editing, animation, voice-over, and uploading. A successful candidate should be able to produce an outline, write a script, and conduct interviews to produce a story.

Skills & Qualifications:
• Video Editing & Video Shooting
• Experience creating and publishing videos online
• Self-starter able to work with limited direction
• Very detail-oriented
• Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
• Strong time and project management skills
• Committed to the vision of promoting the Judaic Studies program

Requires a flexible schedule and hours will vary based on the availability of student interviewees. Video production will begin in late August/early September.

Please submit a resume and links to video portfolio to Cheri Thompson cheritp@umich.edu by August 31, 2015

Compensation is $10-$16 based on experience

$25,000 Grant for the ABMA Museum Project

June 16, 2015

American Brush Makers Association (ABMA), thanks to donations from its members will fund the 100th Anniversary Museum Project with a $25,000 grant award. The award winner will be featured on the ABMA website and also in the ABMA upcoming documentary and the project itself will be showcased on display at the ABMA 100th Anniversary Convention, March 22-25, 2017 at the Hyatt Grand Cypress Resort, Orlando, FL.

Funding Details and Grant Accountability
• The award amount will be up to $25,000
• Applicants must be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit or an educational institution and must submit their IRS designation letters.
• Applicants must complete the project before December 31, 2016
• ABMA will retain rights and ownership to the project but will acknowledge grantee cooperation if the project in all of its promotion and advertising. ABMA will work cooperatively with grantee.
• A declined request simply means an applicant’s project does not best meet our criteria, or that funds are not available.

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Call for Sculpture

June 3, 2015

Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens, located in Devon,  Pennsylvania, is seeking artists to participate in a temporary sculpture exhibition. The exhibition will offer participating artists a unique opportunity to present original sculptural work amongst the trees and around the pond in one of the area’s most beautiful and natural garden settings. With its mature tree canopy soaring nearly 100 feet in height, large-scale work is encouraged and the potential for suspended work is endless. Visit JenkinsArboretum.org for images and more details about our gardens.

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Categories: Call For Art

UX Engineer (Designer) for Enova

May 28, 2015

At Enova, UX Engineers advocate for our customers, designing interactions for a variety of products and audiences. Using sketches, storyboards and prototypes to communicate and sell our ideas, UX Engineers refine requirements, test interface’s effectiveness and collaborate with departments as part of a cross-functional team.

Click here for full details and to apply

Categories: Full Time