Internship Opportunities for Students

February 20, 2015

The Brooklyn College Small Business Center (SBC) in conjunction with the Magner Center is offering paid internships to students from School of Business, Visual and performing Arts, and Computer and Information Science for the spring and summer sessions. Attached you will find the instructions and Open positions.


Clinton Daley

Director SBC

Brooklyn College Small Business Center
Brooklyn College Student Center, Room 408
East 27th Street and Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Main Telephone: 718.951.5000, ext. 6455
Fax: 718.951.4298

Small Business Center 2015 Application.pdf


Magner Center Internship Financial Stipend Program for Students Planning to Intern Summer of Fall 2015

February 19, 2015

The Magner Center stipends are competitive cash awards to help current students take non-paid/low paying off-campus internships (student teaching, off campus research and certain volunteer opportunities qualify).
These awards are made possible by very generous donations from Brooklyn College alumni and foundations. Winners are selected from each school.
If you know a student who wants to do a summer or fall internship but can’t afford to take one that is unpaid encourage them to apply for aninternship stipend. We have attached a flier that contains information about the stipend application. Deadline is March 22nd. Students will have until middle of May to secure the internship.
Thank you in advance for your support.

If you have any questions about this, feel free to reach out to me.

2015 stipend flier.docx

Visiting Artist Lecture: Julie Heffernan, 2/27 @ 1pm, 5300 Boylan Hall, Brooklyn College

February 18, 2015

Dear All,

GASU is very excited to announce the first Visiting Artist Lecture of the Spring 2015 Series with a talk by painter Julie Heffernan:

Julie Heffernan

Friday 2/27 at 1 pm

Room 5300, Boylan Hall, Brooklyn College

Click the link above to learn more about Julie’s outstanding, outlandish, fantastical figurative paintings.
The talk is free and open to anyone.
We hope you, your students, your friends etc. can join us!

See you next Friday,

GASU Visiting Artist Lecture Committee
Joelle Provost and Raphy Griswold

julie heffernan.pdf

BFA Thesis Show opening February 17th: Elia Timpanaro and Kate Sharkey

February 17, 2015

Dear Students and Faculty,
The thesis show of Elia Timpanaro and Kate Sharkey will be opening Tuesday February 17th from 5 to 9pm in Boylan Hall’s fifth floor gallery. I hope you can attend.

The poster for the show is attached below.

Mike Cloud

Artist educator positions available, please post/ circulate to students

February 17, 2015


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Summer Internships at MASS MoCA

February 11, 2015

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Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Spring 2015

February 11, 2015

GASU is very excited to announce the continuation of the 2014-2015 Visiting Artist Lecture Series with talks by a painter, two photographers, and an artist-run gallery/publisher.
This spring’s visiting artist’s will be:

#5 Julie Heffernan, Friday 2/27 at 1 pm

#6 Lucas Blalock, Tuesday 3/10 at 1 pm

#7 Ryan Foerster, Tuesday 3/31 at 1 pm

#8 Bodega (Elyse Derosia and Eric Veit), Monday 4/27 at 1 pm

All the lectures will be held in Room 5300, Boylan Hall.
They are free and open to anyone.
We hope you, your students, your friends etc. can join us!

See you soon,

GASU Visiting Artist Lecture Committee
Raphy Griswold and Joelle Provost

Visiting Artist Lecture Series Spring 2015.pdf

CUNY/Labor Arts Contest: March 2 deadline!

February 9, 2015

This year’s CUNY/Labor Arts contest deadline is March 2. The contest is open to CUNY undergraduates, and offers cash prizes up to $1,000 in four categories: fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and visual art. This is a great opportunity for students to submit their best work from Fall 2014, newly created work this semester, or other work that is appropriate.

For more information, and to submit, please visit

14-15 Labor Arts Poster.pdf

Paid Summer Internships – NYC Museums

February 9, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Studio in a School’s ARTS Intern Program is now accepting applications for paid summer internships for summer 2015, providing exciting opportunities for students to work in New York City museums.

This year, participating institutions include:

El Museo del Barrio

The International Center for Photography

Museum of the Moving Image

The Noguchi Museum


The Queens Museum of Art

The Rubin Museum of Art

Studio Museum in Harlem

The Frick Collection

American Folk Art Museum

The Brooklyn Museum

Students may visit the site,, to review the available positions and eligibility requirements. If interested, students should apply directly to the museum contact listed for each position, not to ArtsIntern. Museums conduct their own selection process.

Please share this information with students whom you think might be looking for an exciting opportunity to work in the arts this summer!

Program Eligibility

· Students must be attending a college or university within the five boroughs of New York City, or must be residents of New York City.

· Applicants must be enrolled full time, entering their sophomore, junior or senior year as candidates for an undergraduate degree.

· Applicants must demonstrate financial need by submitting appropriate documentation along with their application Please note, this internship is only available to students receiving financial aid and have an EFC of $7,000 or less. Students should have filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the most recent academic year. Their Student Aid Report (SAR) must indicate an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $7,000 or less. Candidates will submit their SAR as a PDF document along with their cover letter, resume, and transcript. Students who do not meet this qualification will not be considered for an interview.

· Accepted interns commit to participate in all group programs offered by the program and complete all 9 weeks of the internship.

· Applicants may be accepted from all areas of undergraduate study and need not have experience in the arts or prior experience.

ARTS INTERN at Studio in a School
410 W. 59th St
New York, NY 10019

The Secrets of the Highly Successful: Media and Entertainment

February 9, 2015
Connecting College to Career
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Dear Faculty,
The Magner Career Center, the School of Visual Media and Performing Arts and the Brooklyn College Foundation are pleased to host
The Secrets of the Highly Successful: Media and Entertainment
on Tuesday, March 3rd!
Nominate your best students to meet successful entertainment industry professionals. They will discuss their career paths and the skills that students need to thrive in their respective industries.
Date and Location: Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Location: To be announced to confirmed attendees.
Time: 12:30 to 2:00 pm
Registration Required and Space is Limited:

Alumni/Professionals include:
** Music producer with 20+ years of experience working with high profile recording artists and
** Producer of Broadway plays such as Stomp, Hairspray and Sweeney Todd
** Founding Director of the Barry R. Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema at Steiner Studios
** Vice President of Ad Sales Research, Viacom
More panelists to be announced!
Invitation Only. Registration in advance is required. Please keep in mind that this is not a recruitment event but a chance to network and hear from successful alumni and gain valuable insight into the entertainment industry.
If you have any questions or concerns, please email Michael Sarrao at msarrao.


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