#WeAreWelcomeHere offers a unique opportunity to work on public interest design challenges with the goal to empower those who are historically threatened with physical or symbolic displacement. We provide students the opportunity to practice design thinking to solve real-world problems in our community as we work together towards equity and inclusion within the field of Art + Design.
- Increase diversity & inclusion in Art+ Design related fields.
- Encourage young designers to put their ideas to work. We partner with local businesses, organizations and community residents to provide solutions to community issues.
Social Media Intern
The intern will learn how to pitch ideas, write and edit, promote the blog, engage audiences and organize content weekly. We seek creative thinkers, storytellers, and investigators with a passion for social justice, equity and inclusion within the field of Art+Design. Conceptualizing writing and editing content for social media.
The ability to write in an engaging manner and possess in depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms and their respective participants. Selected participants will have the opportunity to learn & practice skills.
Design Lead Fellow
Participate in our Human Centered Design Thinking project and work towards greater diversity & inclusion within the field of Art + Design. Join our small cadre of graduate students and collaborate on a community based design projects. The workload is scoped between ten and fifteen hours.
Selected participants will have the opportunity to learn & practice Human Centered Design Thinking. This fellowship encourages young designers to put their ideas to work and help strengthen community ties.
*Applications are due by September 15 2017.