Monthly Archives: May 2021

Take the best job ever — mine.

Hi there, work study over here making an announcement. I’m graduating, so take my job please. 

If you’re eligible (check link below), apply for the ADV/WNM federal work study position! What’s the job like? Glad you asked. 

You will be an Administrative Assistant to the Advertising/Web Design & New Media department. Job duties include: 

  • Writing amazing blog posts like this one
  • Posting on ADV/WNM social media accounts
  • Helping with departmental events, such as One Show Bootcamp and Spring Show

Required skills:

  • Proficiency with Mac computers and basic Mac software (Microsoft office suite for Mac)
  • Ability to quickly learn the department’s organization systems (such as Google docs, Jupiter)
  • Professionalism in customer service and task management

Preferred skills:

  • Photography and social media coursework
  • Fluency with Adobe Creative Suite and video editing

Hours are 10-20 hours a week, you get to create your schedule within the range of 9am-7pm, Monday-Friday. Pay is SF minimum wage. 

If you want to work with your awesome department directors and faculty while getting flexible hours, email advertising@academyart.edu to set up an interview appointment with your resume and student ID. Trust me, it’s worth it. Good luck!


Check eligibility here (see Federal Work Study tab): https://www.academyart.edu/finances/types-of-financial-aid/

Sign up for the Spring Show 2021 Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Celebrate being done with finals by participating in a fun, virtual scavenger hunt! Email campuslife@academyart.edu to receive the prompts. First student to complete the challenge gets $100 Amazon Gift Card.

Save the Dates: ADV/WNM Spring Show Awards Ceremony & Grad Party

We’re almost done with the semester! And we have a couple exciting events ahead. We have our annual Spring Show awards ceremony May 26th @ 5pm PST. Additionally we will be hosting a virtual Grad Party May 27th @ 12pm PST, honoring the recent grads and welcoming anyone to attend. Hear from some top grads and alumni. See and socialize with ADV/WNM faculty and fellow grads. Have your moment to shine while the directors read your name aloud. Invite your family and friends!

To attend either events, use this zoom link: https://art.zoom.us/my/fmchale2

If you cannot attend the live event, we will be recording to watch later. We hope to see you there!

Multimedia Specialist Job Opportunity at VirTra

VirTra is hiring a Multimedia Specialist. They will be responsible for the design, creation, and management of multimedia deliverables, including video, audio, animation, and graphic design collateral that supports training delivery, marketing, sales, and other corporate communications initiatives. The Multimedia Specialist works closely under the Director of Marketing in the execution of objectives that support VirTra’s marketing objectives.

This position would require the candidates to relocate or live in Arizona. If you’re interested, complete the application process by going to our website:  https://www.virtra.com/overview-le/careers/

More details about job description available below

Multimedia Specialist Description