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Alumni Relations Communications Intern SUMMER

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:25
Help establish and maintain strong communications between Brown and its alumni. Tasks may include any of the following: • Track email open and click-through rates • Proofread / copyedit website, email, and other content • Respond to requests to join BAA LinkedIn group • Update text and images on the frequently changing pages of the alumni website (, including the alumni events calendar • Respond to communications preference change requests • Direct general alumni inquiries to the appropriate person • Other tasks as assigned by supervisor(s) In addition, depending on skills, experience, and interests, he/she may be involved in anything from alumni Facebook groups (writing content, locating appropriate photos, etc.) to gathering/analyzing data regarding the success of communications projects.

web program developer

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 09:38
The Economics Department maintains a list of upcoming workshops on its website. Department members may sign-up for lunches, meetings, etc. with seminar speakers through Google Docs forms. Speakers are emailed travel information and instructions through a Filemaker template and script. Because we rely on three separate solutions for our seminars which all essentially require the same information, this information must be input to each of the three platforms individually which is highly inefficient so, we’d like to consolidate these processes. We have an in-house CMS written in PHP where we enter seminar information. The information is stored in a MySQL database. We’d like to create a PHP script to pull the relevant information from the MySQL database, create an email with the information (along with an attachment or two), preferably allow us to modify the email before sending, and finally send the email to a specified email address with the click of a button. [This next part optional, but ideal:] We’d also like to use the Google Docs Form Service API to automatically create a form allowing faculty to sign-up for meetings, lunch, or dinner with the seminar’s speaker. We are open to other solutions, but we believe these will be the most natural transitions. If you'd like to see the existing workflow, feel free to email us and we'd be happy to demonstrate. Pay: $15.00 per hour

Summer Indoor Tennis/Squash Court Attendant

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 08:59
This summer we will have limited open hours in the Indoor tennis/squash courts. Starting June 2nd hours will be M-F 10am-1pm & 6pm-9pm. Looking for 2-3 student workers who can cover all of these shifts for the duration of the summer.

This position acts as an ambassador of the Department of Athletics & Recreation to the Brown tennis & squash playing community which consists of Brown students, faculty, staff, alumni, emeritus, athletic coaches, administrators, RISD students & faculty, and the general community population of Rhode Island.

In an average shift the attendant will be asked to:
Answer the phone and record any reservations.
Check in users and confirm their membership affiliation
Work with online reservation system to ensure schedule accuracy.
Enforcing court rules and regulations.
Opening and closing of facility
Assist users with any questions.

There is some down time in this position so it is acceptable for you to do homework, bring a laptop, etc.

In your application please be specific as to what shifts, and how many a week you would be willing to work.

Babysitting: McCollum

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 07:25
We have elementary aged girls that are calm and caring and love to play with each other. We are looking for a mature, responsible woman who has extensive experience caring for kids.

HealthRIght Program Assistant

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 06:20
Job Summary: The Health RIght Program Assistant researches and provides support for the RI health care reform bill as well as current statewide efforts on health care reform. The incumbent will support meetings, retreats, fundraising and communications efforts. General Job Responsibilities: •Represent HealthRIght at meetings by speaking and providing legislative testimony when needed •Support Director in drafting various policy materials, legislative summaries, correspondence •Attend meetings of key stakeholders involved in the legislative process and taking meaningful notes •Conduct qualitative research with stakeholders and experts in Rhode Island and other states to gather guidance and feedback on HealthRIght initiatives •Maintaining website and listserv •Responsible for other duties as assigned Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: •Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to a variety of audiences •Comfortable writing policy material such as memos, white papers, press releases, and testimony •Ability to synthesize broad and complex content into a crisp and clear product •Strong interest in health policy, community health, and/or health care reform •Excellent computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel •Must be flexible and willing to jump into tasks and meetings with limited notice •Excellent social media and communications management •Ability to manage a website platform within a framework of strategic communications •Self motivated, able to work independently and meet deadlines

Research Assistant for Prof. Susan Harvey

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 06:04
Undergraduate student assistant needed for Prof. Susan Harvey. She requires research assistance for her work in late antique religion including: obtaining needed materials from Brown's libraries, or arranging ILL orders; reading assigned scholarly articles, essays or chapters and writing critical abstracts (500-750 words, approx.); some editorial assistance and/or proof reading. June 1 - Aug 30, 2014..

Reunion Weekend Student Staff

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 05:33
Job Description: The Alumni Relations Office Events Team is looking to hire students for various positions for Reunion Weekend, May 23-25, 2014 from Bell Hop, Concierge, and Registration Staff responsible for greeting returning alumni to campus as well as Class Staff liaisons and Event and Headquarters Staff who provide assistance and support to the Alumni Relations Department and alumni throughout the weekend. Below is a brief description of each position: For a more detailed job description please go to CLASS STAFF- Serve as a liaison between alumni classes and student supervisor(s) at events. EVENT STAFF – Assist in set-up tasks and breakdown of event logistics at various events on campus throughout weekend. CONCIERGE STAFF – Greet and assist alumni, answer phones and assist with Alumni Division Procession logistics. REGISTRATION STAFF – Greet alumni at registration site and hand out registration packets in addition to providing event support throughout the weekend. HEADQUARTERS STAFF – Troubleshoot, as needed, act as a messenger/and or runner for Alumni Relations Staff and events. BELL HOP – Assist alumni with their luggage once they arrive on-campus and provide event support throughout the weekend. BROWN BEAR – Entertain Brown Alumni and their children throughout the weekend dressed as Bruno.

Commencement and/or Baccalaureate Usher

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 04:05
Baccalaureate and Commencement Usher duties include, but are not limited to, ushering guests on the main green, passing out programs, staffing the Commencement Welcome Desk, giving directions and placing signs. Applications will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Please note, students hired will be required to attend a training session. Housing in the residential halls will be provided if requested.

Commencement Usher - Graduate School Ceremony

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 04:05
Graduate School Commencement Usher duties include, but are not restricted to, ushering on the Lincoln Field, passing out programs, and serving as assistants to the Graduate School staff during the Graduate School Commencement Rehearsal and Ceremony. Applications will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Please note, students hired will be required to attend a training session at a time at the end of May TBD. Housing for Commencement week will be provided at the department's expense upon request.

Community Gardening Coordinator

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:16
MANAGE THE SOLAR HEATED GREENHOUSE - Ensure the Aquaponics System is clean and in working order; keep the fish healthy and their numbers manageable; care for seedlings to be planted in the garden; look after seasonal plants; clean and organize space on a regular basis; monitor inventory ------- MANAGE COMMUNITY GARDEN – Maintain UEL Plots by annual plantings and diligent weeding; keep tools well maintained; handle plot requests; sustainable pest control; work with garden board to make sure members (approx. 20) adhere to garden policies; supervise compost system; have winter storage organized; occasionally provide garden tours; oversee care of communal areas and coordinator's plot; organize pot-luck dinners.

SDWC Graphic Designer

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 08:06
The SDWC Graphic Designer will be responsible for creating posters, table slips, and other publicity materials for SDWC events and programs throughout the academic year. In addition, the Graphic Designer will design the layout for the Women's History Month Calendar (March) and Sexual Assault Awareness Month Calendar (April). This position communicates regularly with SDWC program coordinators to obtain information for upcoming events so that posters, etc. are designed in a timely fashion. This position may also be required to staff at the front desk 2 hours a week (during which the Graphic Designer is expected to work on SDWC design projects) and attend a weekly staff meeting. This position mostly works 2 hours per week, with more hours during peak event times.

STEM data management

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 05:29
Using software to capture life cycle data on the performance of building products and insert that in data sheets for use in our product evaluation software.

Babysitter for 6 and 9 yr-old

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 05:25
Seeking a mature individual who can take care of 6 yr-old girl and 9 yr-old boy. During summer take them to pool club, various summer camps, supervise them individual study at home. We are also looking for a person who can take care of them before and after school starting September. May want to stay with them through night when both parents are on call at night. Time schedule depends on parents' schedule, but typically 6:30-9:00am or 12pm and sometimes 3:00-8pm.

Assistant to handyman, property manager

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 05:21
Seeking person, preferably with some training in the building trades (carpentry, painting, construction), though this is not absolutely necessary), to tackle some standard upkeep but perhaps also more involved (painting, drywalling, etc.) projects on my building this summer. Possible opportunity to work in exchange for room for all or part of the summer.

Campus Dance Crew

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 03:41
Hours: Friday, May 23, 2014 9 am - 4 pm ************ The Campus Dance Office is looking to fill a limited number of positions for the Campus Dance Crew. The Campus Dance Crew positions are committed to work the entire shift. Primary duties include: counting and draping over 500 tables with table clothes, placing signage on each table, hanging signage at each beverage tent area, and generally assisting in the set-up of the Dance. Team leaders will be chosen and will be required to work more advance time hours and will be paid more than other Campus Dance Crew staff. All will be required to attend 1 training meeting the week of May 19-22, 2014 to be assigned into work teams. Salary - total earnings between $55.60 and $64.75. Position does include other perks - including tempora