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Opportunity Highlight

November 17, 2022

Career Development offers on-campus drop-in office hours on Monday - Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Virtual office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Highlights include a Residency with Currier Museum, a Grant with The Puffin Foundation, Calls for Art with Touchstone Gallery, SooVAC, Minnesota Historical Society and more, plus a Career Development event for December 2022 grads, and a couple of Temporary Roles!





Calls for Art

National Public Art Opportunities

Residency: Currier Museum Social Practice Artist in Residence

Grant: Puffin’s 2023 Annual Artist Grant Program

Call for Art: International Open Call - SEQUENCE at Touchstone Gallery

Call for Art: UNTITLED 17: SooVAC’s 17th Annual Juried Art Show

Call for Art: Minnesota Mystery Flash Fiction Contest

Call for Art: 2023-2024 Gallery Submissions at Paradise Center for the Arts

Call for Art: Gallery 120 Annual Scholarship Sale at Inver Hills Community College


Event Title: You've Graduated...Now What?

Date and Time: Tuesday, January 24th, 2023 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

About: Join MCAD’s Career Development Department for a presentation of "You've Graduated...Now What?" This presentation will give an overview of the resources available to you and effective strategies for using them. Discover how to tap into the “hidden job market” and explore tools for resume development, sharpening interview skills, leveraging social media, and much more.

We look forward to working with you on your job search.

Sign up for the virtual presentation here.


Job Title: Part-time or full-time gear manager/assistant/intern
Organization: Sidecar Studios
Pay: Paid, rate not specified
Location: Minneapolis, MN
About: Looking for a part-time or full-time, paid intern or assistant, to help at a busy commercial photo studio in Minneapolis.  Looking for an initial commitment in the time frame of three months, with possibility for extensions to six months and on to a salary position. The candidate should be someone interested in the photography/video industry, with any experience appreciated.  A basic knowledge of photo equipment and terminology is helpful, but we are willing to train  Friendly, fast-moving studio environment with a lot of opportunity to meet professional Commercial Photographers, Art Directors, Stylists, Set Builders, Assistants, Producers, Directors and other Freelance professionals. Advertising/commercial photography and video is shot here daily.   

See full job posting here


Job Title: Creative Assistant
Organization: Jennifer Ray Art
Pay: $20/hour
Location: Remote
About: Join the growing team of a creative business. We are looking for a creative, organized and responsible person to help us grow. Flexible hours and REMOTE. Meetings on Zoom. Assist the owner with marketing projects such as Pinterest and Instagram marketing, course materials including designing PDFs and video slides, designing marketing materials for products and other projects as needed. This position is flexible and remote.


See full job posting here.

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Thursday, November 17