Career Focus Week

 

PMC CAREER DAY  |  Wed Nov 6th 2019, 5:00 pm – 7:30pm

Pratt Manhattan Campus Floors 2 and 7

Register: https://pratt.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/12217/student_preview?token=U84d9CHAigvc1wsbmfSNSXwFMo5mmswAsiAeGtEv7wu_Sw_uDIiiKw

Our annual Pratt Manhattan Center Career Day is an opportunity for you to discover companies in your field, network with industry professionals, and apply for internships.
We have a growing list of New York-based companies registered to attend Career Day. They are interested in meeting students across all departments – follow the registration link to see the current list of registered companies.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 

ADVICE FROM ENTREPRENEURS  |  Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:30pm – 5pm

PMC – Howard Allen of Maroon Sausage Co.

Pratt Manhattan Campus, Room 712

Event Details: https://pratt.joinhandshake.com/events/395951
Register: Click “Quick Apply” to sign up for a 20-minute individual meeting with Howard before the 13th.

Howard Allen is the owner, a designer and creative director of Maroon Sausage Company.  Howard has worked with a broad range of organizations including Columbia House, AOL MovieFone, and Smirnoff Vodka.  He is also a visiting professor of Design Management in Pratt’s MS Communications Design program.

BROOKLYN – Nancy Leung of leungdesigns, LLC

Pratt Institute Main Campus East Building 001

Event Details: https://pratt.joinhandshake.com/events/395950
Register: Click “Quick Apply” to sign up for a 20-minute individual meeting with Nancy before the 13th.

Nancy Leung is the founder of leungdesigns, LLC, a jewelry brand based in Park Slope, Brooklyn. She began her journey as a pre-med student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and eventually made her way into the world of design by earning a Masters degree in Pratt’s Industrial Design program.

 

FREELANCING  |  Wed Nov 14, 2019 12:30pm – 5pm

PMC – A Freelancer’s Perspective – Michaella Twersky

Pratt Manhattan Campus, Room 712

Event Details: https://pratt.joinhandshake.com/events/395956
Register: Click “Quick Apply” to sign up for a 20-minute individual meeting with Michaella before the 14th.

Michaella (Miki) Twersky is an Interaction/Product designer based in NYC. She employs her background in software development, creative writing, and knack for linguistics to inform and develop her design methodology. During her 5-year career, she’s worked for organizations including Kaplan Test Prep, The New York Times, and Google.

BROOKLYN – Freelancing with a Recruiting Agency – Creative Circle


Pratt Institute Main Campus East Hall 001

Event Details: https://pratt.joinhandshake.com/events/395964
Register: Click “Quick Apply” to sign up for a 20-minute individual meeting with Creative Circle before the 14th.

As the largest creative staffing agency in the business, Creative Circle connects advertising, creative, marketing, and interactive professionals with top companies throughout the U.S. and Canada, partnering with you on the best fit so that you can make great things happen, staffing 100+ job titles in Account Service, Copywriting/Editing, Design/Art Direction, Development, Marketing, Motion/Video, Production, Project Management, and User Experience.

FACE TO FACE : Portfolio Reviews |  Wed Nov 15, 2019 2pm – 5pm

Register: https://pratt.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/12744/student_preview?token=lVz7ikS_x5Uj7hzgko77l7XfnvXXf6E4WjoDwZ7oz-5R0DROTEH-hA

Share your work with professionals at Face to Face.
Graduate students, seniors and juniors, this is an opportunity for you to have up to five individual scheduled appointments with professionals working in your field. It’s a chance to get a new perspective on your work and tips on portfolio presentations before you begin your search for internships and full time positions.