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Student Docent Positions at the UM Museum of Natural History

March 30, 2015

Docents are museum educators. Docents at the Museum lead guided tours, give planetarium shows, help out at events, and much, much more. Most docents are undergraduates, although we do have several graduate students on staff as well. At any given time, there are 40-60 students employed by the Museum.

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Categories: Part Time

Wedding Photographer Wanted

March 30, 2015

Kasey Vilet is looking for a wedding photographer for a ceremony to take place at Cobblestone Farms in Ann Arbor, MI on Friday, August 21, 2015. This is a great opportunity for students interested in photography and art to acquire professional exposure in a supportive atmosphere. We are open minded and flexible with the approach to photographing the event and are both creative people. We would like to meet with interested students to see if it would be a good fit.

Please email a resume and work samples or link to portfolio to kaseyv@umich.edu by March 31, 2015

This position will be financially compensated and compensation will be negotiated.

Graphic Design Internship with CFE

March 29, 2015

When a brand captures your attention, is it the design, the meaning behind it, or both? The Center for Entrepreneurship (CFE) is looking for a graphic design intern who truly understands the power of visual communication. Over the summer, the CFE will be developing a refreshed brand look, launching a new website and preparing marketing materials for the next school year (2015/2016); projects which the graphic intern will be heavily involved in.

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Categories: Internship

Internship with Home Team Sports

March 29, 2015

Home Team Sports Southfield, MI

This position offers an exciting opportunity to gain practical experience with a leader in the media and entertainment business. The program will allow you to participate in real-world projects and gain valuable work experience and leadership skills.

All internships are paid and do not require academic credit.

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Categories: Internship

Graphic Design Internship with EKK

March 29, 2015

EKK, Inc. a process engineering firm in Farmington Hills, Michigan is searching to fill a co-op position for the summer semester with the option of continuing into following semesters.

The co-op student will be expected to help the company’s engineers with updating marketing materials including websites, brochures, and posters.

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Categories: Internship

Graphic Design Intern (LA)

March 29, 2015

The Tappan Collective is looking for a passionate Graphic Design Intern. In this role, you will assist with creating and updating creative assets for the Tappan Collective’s website, email marketing campaigns, social media,  marketing campaigns and artist handbooks.
Tappan Collective interns have the unique opportunity to gain exposure to all aspects of running a quickly-growing, art startup. The Graphic Design Intern will have the opportunity to help source inspiration, propose new ideas, and work closely with the company’s founder and leaders.

Responsibilities:
Design and produce creative assets for email marketing, social media and digital ad campaigns
Research and design printed materials
Aid in the upload and editing of product images and creative assets for the website

Qualifications:
A strong graphic design portfolio
A keen and precise eye for fine art and an interest in the art world
The ability to multi-task and meet shifting deadlines
Enthusiasm, a willingness to roll up your sleeves, and the ability to troubleshoot to get the job done
Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Lightroom. Experience in HTML, CSS, Magento and/or MailChimp a plus. 

Terms & Instructions:
$750 stipend to offset travel and living expenses, or for school credit.
Must be available at least 20 hrs/week and for at least three months.
Interested candidates should submit a resume, along with a cover letter and a design portfolio to info@thetappancollective.com with “Graphic Design Internship Application” in the subject line. Please include your available start date in the cover letter.

Categories: Internship

Graphic Design Position with BMG Media

March 26, 2015

BMG Media is hiring a graphic designer who will be responsible for creating design solutions that have a huge visual impression. The role will involve listening to clients and understanding their vision before making design decisions.

The graphic designer will focus design on websites (no coding necessary) but will also design logos, marketing materials, advertisements, business cards and any other items required by the client.

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Please submit your resume and link to portfolio to info@bmgmediaco.com

Categories: Full Time, Internship

Paid Internship with Washtenaw County Parks and Rec

March 26, 2015

The Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission is seeking a paid intern to assist staff on a variety of graphic design projects.

Graphic Design Intern - $11.00/hr - $13.00/hr

Scope of Work: Internship in Graphic Design and Communications. The qualified candidate will be responsible for completing various graphic design projects including the creation of brochures, flyers, signs, maps, etc. There is also an opportunity to write newsletter and web articles.

Qualifications: Qualified applicants will have experience with Adobe CS as well as a strong computer background. Education and/or experience in areas related to graphic design, communications, public administration, environmental science, and urban/environmental planning is desirable. Must have US work authorization.

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Categories: Internship

Internships with The AartWorks Project

March 23, 2015

The AartWorks Project is seeking dynamic and innovative interns interested in creating community with collaborative art for our spring/summer 2015 art studio road tour. This is a unique opportunity to be an integral, hands-on member of a huge community art project and team.

The AartWorks Project, based in Ann Arbor, is a community art organization supporting art projects that promote creativity, community, and change. There are several ongoing projects currently under The AartWorks Project umbrella, including Why I Love Michigan, a statewide project that will conclude with an art installation at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids this fall.

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Categories: Internship

Summer 2015 Stamps RA Job

March 23, 2015

The Stamps School of Art & Design Pre-College program is looking for responsible and dedicated students to join our staff this summer as Resident Assistants (RAs).

Resident Assistants play a critical role in the success of the Stamps Pre-College Program. RAs will have room and board provided at Bursley Hall and must live on campus throughout the duration of the program. RAs engage with and mentor all student participants. RAs help students experience our school to the fullest by enforcing Pre-College rules and protocols and observing the program schedule. RAs are responsible for the health and safety of all participants and work in concert with Pre-College staff to cultivate a supportive and creative learning environment.

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This is a paid position

Categories: Part Time

Design Work for Startups

March 19, 2015

Students will work with our team on several corporate branding projects. These projects will vary in scope but will revolve around the creation of logos or imagery that represent our brand and company lifestyle. These logos will then be superimposed on various paraphernalia: t-shirts, mugs, etc.  Candidates will initially work to create designs per specific requirements or prior work but will eventually be responsible for creating their own material.

Candidates should contact Samuel Schlesinger by email (recruitment@samuelms.io). Students must provide their portfolio when applying; a resume is optional but recommended. Prior experience with logo design or corporate branding is highly valued.

Positions are open until we find the right candidates; maximum of 2 individuals. We anticipate this project to last several months—candidates may be asked to stay on longer if they are a good fit. We are looking to bring candidates on board as soon as possible.

We have several internship and commission-based positions open. Compensation will vary by candidate (experience, portfolio, quality and speed of work).

UI/UX Design Internship with ChannelNet

March 19, 2015

ChannelNet is looking for an enthusiastic, “go-getter” candidate that has an eye for design and a passion for usability—successful digital design combines both.  A pro-active interest in emerging design techniques and new technologies is also required (i.e. responsive design).  The candidate must also enjoy being part of a tight-knit, entertaining, sharp-as-tacks crew of designers, developers and digital professionals who take pride in creating leading-edge digital experiences for our big brand name clients—and have fun doing it. 

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Categories: Internship

Social Media Intern

March 19, 2015

DATA 360 is looking for a person with excellent Social Media skills to build DATA 360’s brand on Facebook, Twitter, and other social networking sites. We are looking for someone who is interactive, communicative, and intellectual. We would like to build a larger base of fans and followers in time for our next conference which will take place on September 17th, 2015.
If we like your contributions and feel that you have amassed an impressive following on our social networking pages by September 17th, 2015, we will offer you the position as a full-time and well paid employee.

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Categories: Internship

Internship with Tiny Rebellion (Santa Monica, CA)

March 19, 2015

Tiny Rebellion looking for driven and innovative students to join us this summer in the following departments: creatives, coding, designers, copywriting, social media, media planning, account services, strategy, and production.

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Categories: Internship

Graphic Design Internship (Cleveland, OH)

March 19, 2015

As a Graphic Design Intern, your essential job functions will include the following:

Dealer Tire and OEM Program Marketing, Advertising, and Sales Support Materials
• Work closely with all internal departments and external customers to create materials that are compelling and impactful and meet the needs of the customer while maintaining all brand standards
• Create layouts/designs for sales support materials, marketing materials, dealer materials, promotional materials, customer retention materials, and other materials as necessary
• Work within all OEM, Dealer Tire, and RightTurn brand guidelines
• Package and deliver/upload print-ready artwork and review all proofs
• Create and refine compelling presentations and presentation materials
• Production design as needed

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Categories: Internship