Monthly Archives: February 2009

A chance to NETWORK!!

Douglas Melini – Artist lecture – Thursday, March 5, 11 am  “Fishbowl” rm 301 Fine Arts Bldg. 1000 W. Broad St.. 
Douglas’s exhibition record includes solo shows at Rocket Gallery, London, and White Columns, New York, NY.  Group shows include Southfirst Gallery, Brooklyn, NY and DaimlerChrysler Contemporary, Berlin, Germany. 
Douglas Meliini is the visiting arts in Painting and Printmaking Spring 2009. 
For more information please visit: http://registry.whitecolumns.org/view_artist.php?artist=312

PAID Graphic Design Intern, WorldStrides; Charlottesville, VA

WorldStrides is seeking a Graphic Design Intern to assist in the creation and layout of web, promotional, and collateral materials. The internship will be primarily focused on the concept development, design, and layout of one section of our organization’s website. The internship will also include full exposure to marketing and design activities such as creating illustrations and layout for use in brochures, direct mail packages, space advertising, package inserts, or other promotional and collateral materials. We have a collaborative environment and impressive marketing expertise within our twenty-member team. We are looking for an individual with superior design skills and a creative and artistic mind.
WorldStrides (www.worldstrides.org) is the largest and most trusted educational student travel company in the country, providing a variety of educational travel programs to more than three million elementary, middle, and high school students since its inception in 1967.
Requirements:
• Candidates should currently be 2nd , 3rd, or 4th year students working towards a degree in the field of Graphic Design, Fine Arts, Internet Technology, Communications, or Marketing
• Proficiency with computer graphics software (Photoshop, InDesign, and other Adobe products) and web software (Dreamweaver, Flash)
• Familiar with web design issues (interactivity, usability, navigation, download, and optimization).
Length of Position: Late May/Early June – Mid August, 2009 (WorldStrides will be very flexible with start & end dates, hours, and vacation)
Pay Range: $225 – $375/week for the summer
To apply click HERE and include your resume and cover letter
or mail to:
Human Resources
WorldStrides, 590 Peter Jefferson Place, Suite 300,
Charlottesville, VA 22911

PAID Marketing Internship Using Video Skills; ColorTree Inc. of VA

Colortree is a local manufacturer of full color custom envelopes and printed materials used in direct marketing/mail. We are looking for interns to create short, ( 1-3 minute) video content for use in websites and multi-media sales and training presentations.
Ideal candidates would have some practical experience planning and executing short videos depicting our printing and manufacturing processes. The interns will work closely with our director of marketing and manufacturing manager.
Interns will be paid for results.
All applicants will be subject to a pre-employment drug screen. Colortree operates 24/7 and the interns may be able to participate afternoons, evenings including weekends. We are near the intersection of Brook and Parham Roads in Henrico.
Please apply through RamsRecruiting. If you have not yet created your account, please contact us careers@vcu.edu to request an account. Then, contact Jeanette Waterman at ejwaterman@vcu.edu to request for your resume to be approved.

Summer Events Assistant for Jack Kent Cooke Foundation; Lansdowne, Virginia; $11 per hour; Deadline: March 6th!

Responsibilities:
-Assist with planning logistics for three residential summer programs, including communication with Scholars & parents, travel arrangements, & program material development
-Accurately complete general office tasks prior to and after summer events
-Support Event Associate and Senior Program Associate in administrative job functions
To apply, send RESUME AND COVER LETTER to:
Berkeley Burgess at bburgess@jkcf.org or Fax to 571-209-1263 no later than March 6th.

This Wednesday: C2C Fair –all majors welcome; REGISTER TODAY!

C2C Career Fair (all majors welcome)
Wednesday, February 25, 2009; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Greater Richmond Convention Center
<a href="http://www.collegetocareerfair.com/students.htm“>Register here
Here is the latest list of employers (as of Feb. 19th)
Altria Client Services
CapTech Ventures, Inc.
Chesterfield County Police Department
Comcast
Dillard’s Short Pump Town Center
DMG Securities, Inc.
Douglas Aquatics
Eli Lilly & Company
Enterprise Rent-a-Car
FBI
Federal Bureau of Prisons
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
First Investors Corporation
First Market Bank
GEICO
GPR Consulting, Inc.
Grafton
Greater Richmond Chamber
HCA Richmond Health Systems
Hometown Realty Services, Inc.
HYPE
inRich.com
Interview Angel Inc.
Jason’s Deli
Lutron Electronics
M.C. Dean, Inc.
Marstel-Day, LLC
Masa Corporation
MassMutual/Capital Financial Partners, LLC
MetLife/Richmond Financial Group
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
Old Dominion University
PPD
Rainbow Station
Reynolds Packaging
Richmond Times Dispatch
SagePoint Financial Inc.
SCC
snagajob.com
Southern Teachers Agency
SunTrust Bank
Symplicity Corporation
Target
Union Bankshares
University of Richmond School of Continuing Studies and Human Resources Services
UPS Freight
US Census Bureau
VCU Department of Health Administration
VCU School of Business
Venturi Staffing Partners
Verizon Wireless
Visual Aids Electronic Corporation
Wachovia Corporation
Walgreen’s
Wells Fargo Financial
Woodmen of the World Life Insurance and Financial Services
WWBT TV Channel 12

Photographer need over the next few weeks (own equipment preferred)

Mann Kidwell Interior Window Treatments is looking for a photographer to take pictures of newly installed window treatments at various jobs in the Richmond area over the next few weeks, to be used on our website.
Jobs are scheduled 3-7 days ahead of time.
If you have your own equipment and are available during the day to take professionally set up and lighted pictures, please contact us at (804) 288-2819, or Email here.

James River Film Festival – Call for Entries

The 16th James River Film Festival April 13-19 will continue to accept entries for the juried invitational of short films through Friday, Feb. 27, 2009. Admissions must be under 30 minutes in duration, in any genre–narrative, animation, documentary, experimental–and must not have been previously submitted for the competition. The jury is comprised of filmmakers, educators and professionals in the Central Virginia area.
Entry forms and guidelines can be found at www.rmicweb.org. A screening of the competition winners will be held Friday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Firehouse Theatre in Richmond, Virginia.
Since 1994 the James River Film Festival has awarded $26,000 to independent filmmakers in Virginia and nation-wide.–The Richmond Moving Image Co-op, home of Flicker and the James River Film Festival, is a nonprofit organization that supports independent media arts in Virginia.