University Honors College - The Honorable mention
Thursday
07/28/22

UB Blackstone LaunchPad Hiring Student Assistants and Work Study Students

Posted by Tim on July 28, 2022 in Community Announcements, Job Opportunity, Student Assistant, Student Job Opportunities, Work Study Opportunity

Are you looking for work? OPPORTUNITY ALERT: We are currently hiring Student Assistants and Work Study Students. Both positions are seeking to fill for multiple positions.
Role Description: We are currently seeking undergraduate students to serve as our Blackstone LaunchPad Student Assistants for project-based student assistant. The major focus of this position is student outreach and recruitment. Work to be performed includes but is not limited to: Creating marketing materials as directed print, online, and social media platforms. Recruiting students to engage in programming by hosting Pop-up events & tabling. Develop and host LaunchPads events (i.e.: competitions, monthly-pitch competition, Open Coffee Club, and Innovation sprints). Assist with tracking of LaunchPad metrics and registration. Promoting a startup culture on campus and in the community. Candidates need to have strong oral and written communication skills to be successful in this position. The position may also require other duties as assigned that are needed by the Center and/or tasks that utilize this person’s personal interests or talents.
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Thursday
10/28/21

UB – The Game

Posted by Tim on October 28, 2021 in Honors Program Announcements, Student experience, Work Study Opportunity

Navigating life at The University at Buffalo can be tough, but it doesn’t have to be! Join us as we play our version of The Game of Life and learn about campus resources and involvement opportunities that will help you succeed in your future career.

This interactive board game is designed to lead students through what four years at UB might look like, incorporating campus experiences, extracurricular activities, and academics into a quest towards the end goal for students – graduation!

Location: 228 Student Union Date and Time: 
Thurs., Nov. 4 from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Friday
10/25/19

Hiring for a Marketing and Graphic Design Student Assistant

Posted by Tim on October 25, 2019 in Community Announcements, Internships, Student Job Opportunities, Work Study Opportunity

The position details are below, and students can apply through handshake ID #3221960. They are accepting it as an assistant position or a work study position.

This work study student employee will be an assistant to the Outreach Coordinator, Michelle Bowen, in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences’ Office of Strategic Initiatives. We are looking for a Marketing, Graphic Design, Visual Studies and/or Communications student. The Office of Strategic Initiatives supports and manages the day-to-day operations, communications, and education missions of

  • Shared Instrumentation Laboratories
  • SMART Community of Excellence
  • Stephen Still Institute for Sustainable Transportation and Logistics (SSISTL)
  • Institute of Bridge Engineering (IBE)
  • Institute of Computational and Data Sciences (ICDS)

OSI also supports many events within the School of Engineering.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist in website edits and management on the UB CMS
  • Assist in content creation for websites, social media and various print materials
  • Assist in graphic design of various marketing materials, such as flyers, posters, brochures, powerpoint presentations, websites, programs, event collateral, etc.
  • Assist in organizational tasks, such as creating excel spreadsheets, documents, or calendar appointments to keep information organized
  • Assist in marketing meetings from time to time
  • Assist in event coordination from time to time
  • Any other assistance needed with various projects that our office must support

Requirements:

  • Graphic design knowledge and experience (must provided samples of your work)
  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Knowledge and experience with Google applications: Docs, Sheets, Slides
  • Knowledge and experience with the Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom

Compensation:

$13-15 / hr

Required Documentation:

  • Resume
  • Course Schedule
  • Graphic design portfolio / samples