CUNY Diversity Projects Development Fund (DPDF) College Assistantship for Spring 2016 at New York City College of Technology Fund Description The City University of New York (CUNY) Diversity Projec…
The City University of New York’s 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Program (C-SURP) invites applications from talented undergraduates interested in research careers in the sciences. Specific fields of research include:
WHAT IS C-CURP?
C-SURP is a ten-week program that offers hands-on research experience and is open to students interested in five key research areas: environmental science, nanoscience, neuroscience, photonics, and structural biology.
WHO CAN APPLY?
All CUNY undergraduates completing their sophomore or junior year may apply. CUNY Community College students with at least 30 credits at the time of application are also encouraged to apply. CSURP is also open to students enrolled at universities in the states of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.
PLEASE NOTE: The program runs from June 6 – August 11, 2016, offers students limited housing, and includes a $4,000 stipend and three monthly Metro Cards. Successful applicants will be matched with a faculty mentor at one of CUNY’s eleven senior colleges.
Calling all researchers and future researchers! The Undergraduate Research Committee hosts a research mixer each semester to help students and faculty meet to hear about the exciting research conducted within the City Tech community and to plan for future partnerships. Plus, there will be snacks and raffle prizes!
This semester, the mixer is on Wednesday, 12/2, from 3:00-5:00pm in Namm 119. Here is the schedule:
Have you ever wanted more, FREE, high quality resources to help you learn outside of
class? There’s a new initiative on campus – Opening Gateways – to create such materials, called open educational resources (OERs), and we would like you to be part of our team. Guided by research about just how it is that students learn mathematics, we are developing OERs such as supplementary videos, real-world applications, and instant feedback enabling WeBWorK assignments for gateway mathematics courses. The materials we create will be freely available to everyone to help support students both at City Tech and all over the world.
So– come be part of the education revolution: open digital access to the highest quality learning materials for everyone! As part of our development team you will gain valuable experience integrating creative thinking and teamwork with applying technical skills to solve real-world problems. If you enjoy putting in work where it matters, paying careful attention to the details, and are comfortable working independently and as part of a team, you are what we’re looking for.
The application deadline is Monday, November 30, 2016. The commitment is February 1 – March 15, 2016, 7 hours/week, $15/hour.
More details and application instructions can found in the Call for Research Assistants.
The CUNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program (CSURP) is a ten-week intensive research program that will run from June 6 – August 11, 2016 and is open to undergraduates completing their sophomore or junior year. CUNY Community College students with at least 30 credits at the time of application are also encouraged to apply. The program offers hands-on research with faculty mentorship to students interested in Environmental Science, Nanoscience, Neuroscience, Photonics, and Structural Biology. A $4,000 stipend, housing, and metro cards are available to successful applicants.
This year’s application process will end at January 31, 2016 at 11:59pm. Students must complete the online application form, submit a personal statement, letter of recommendation, and transcripts, which can be found here: http://www.cuny.edu/research/sr/csurp/guidelines.html
The CUNY Research Scholars Program (CRSP) application deadline is tomorrow (9/15/2015)! Please let me know if any AAS students are interested in programming languages and software engineering research and are interested in applying with me as a mentor. More information may be found on the program guidelines and the application form. Please note that the program is only available to AAS students.
Murmur [http://murmurco.com] is a digital storytelling agency in NYC.
Murmur is currently working on a new way to tell journalism stories for mobile. They are seeking an intern from either the documentary or journalism fields, who is willing to conduct research on contemporary and historical events, and help write short entries about those events. This project is particularly interested in engaging readers in multiple POVs about these events.
For example, if you were in the shoes of Harry Truman, would you have dropped the bomb on Japan? There are two major perspectives on this issue, each backed up by evidence. This project will be examining both historical and contemporary news items in this way.
This is an unpaid internship with flexible hours for Fall 2015.
If interested, please contact Mike Knowlton at firstname.lastname@example.org
The committee that brings you this site, the Coordination of Undergraduate Research Committee, invites students and faculty to meet and discuss research opportunities this Wednesday, May 6th, from 3-5:00pm, N119. Download the Research Mixer’s schedule of events.
- Participate in the production of presentations, boards, publications, newsletters, and portfolios;
- Develop content for website and social media;
- Assist with market research and business development activities;
- Coordinate production of qualifications packages, proposals, presentation materials in Adobe InDesign;
- Coordinate social media content.
- Matriculated in a college/university for Marketing, Art History, English, Philosophy, or Critical Theory;
- Has a passion for branding, business development, and marketing with a genuine interest in press, social media, public image;
- An interest in art, graphic design, and urbanism an asset;
- Strong command of English language required;
- Strong aesthetic sense required;
- Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite;
- Able to commit between 20 to 40 hours per week.