Events & Workshops - Fall 2016
SVA Career Development hosts programs and workshops each semester. These programs are designed to support students and alumni in their professional development and provide opportunities to network and interview with recruiters and other industry professionals
To register for these events, please visit www.svacd.eventbrite.com
Wednesday, September 7, 3:30PM
The session will cover the new online application system, CareerLink, as well as the requirements, criteria and deadlines for the internship for credit program for fall semester.
Thursday, September 15, 10AM
Representatives from Apple inc. will give a presentation about their summer internship program and conduct 10-minute portfolio reviews for pre-selected students.
Wednesday, September 21
Facebook recruiters will discuss their recruiting process and what they look for in designers, and then will conduct portfolio reviews for select candidates.
SVA AT SiTE:LAB RECEPTION
Saturday, Sept. 24, 6PM
Reception open to the public to promote SVA, the MFA Fine Arts program and SiTE:LAB’s initiatives, held during opening weekend of SiTE:LAB. Co-hosted by SVA Career Development and MFA Fine Arts.
Date and Time TBA
DreamWorks recruiting team will discuss their internship program and what they look in animation reels when selecting interns and staff animators.
Wednesday, October 5, 1PM
Pixar’s University Relations team to discuss Pixar’s internship program and what they look for in animation reels when selecting interns
Wednesday, October 12, 6:00PM
This workshop provides beginning filmmakers information and strategies for building a long-lasting, fulfilling and sustainable career in film, television and media-making.
Tuesday, October 25, 6:00PM
Artist Julie Schenkelberg and artist/Founder of SiTE:LAB, Paul Amenta, will talk about their practices and how artists can make a living while impacting both the community and the art world.
Wednesday, November 2, 6:00PM
Financial management for freelancers and small businesses including cost of doing business calculations, setting rates and general business practices.
Friday, November 18, 2:00PM
Overview of job search process landscape for academic teaching jobs and how to navigate the College Art Association annual conference. Followed by presentation by representative from CAA.
Wednesday, November 30, 6:00PM
What you need to know about copyright and contracts from the creator’s perspective.
FULBRIGHT INFORMATION SESSION
Date and Time TBA
SVA’s Fulbright Advisor, JP Forrest, along with former Fulbright Scholar and current SVA faculty Steve DeFrank will discuss what’s it like to participate in the program. Additionally, a Fulbright scholar will give full detailed information on how to navigate and build a strong application.
Wednesday, December 7, 3:30PM
The session will cover the new online application system, CareerLink, as well as the requirements, criterias and deadlines for the internship for credit program for fall semester.
- Contact Information
136 West 21 Street
New York, NY 10011