For those interested, BNY Mellon will be hosting an information session about their recruiting programs. View the flyer for more information.
- 2 days ago
Students and constituents are invited to the latest play of NYU Tisch alumna playwright Mai Sennaar, at the National Black Theatre in Harlem on Sept. 25th. The Fall of the Kings is based on a true story. The ’40s in Boston’s South End. A Family At War With Its Future. The cast includes actors from Broadway, The Showtime Network and Off-Broadway. For tickets go to maiwrites.weebly.com. Talkback with Playwright and After-Party immediately follow the show. Donated seats are made available to low-income New York arts students.
- 1 week ago
We throw things. We set things on fire. We dance. There is just something beautiful about people coming together to celebrate our existence. If you feel it, then there are some festivals you absolutely must experience in your lifetime.
- 2 weeks ago
Gismonti, widely recognized as one of Brazil’s most influential musicians, has a five-decade career that spans from jazz to music for film, theater, and ballet.
His work reflects the musical diversity of Brazil, from the Amazon Indian batuque to the Carioca sambaand choro, through the Northeastern frevo, baião, and forró. Presented in collaboration with Savassi Festival NY, the concert will include Gismonti’s original compositions from his more than sixty albums.
From a musical family, in which his grandfather and his uncle were bandleaders, Gismonti started to take piano and theory classes at five. At that time, he also started to learn the flute and the clarinet, eventually taking up the guitar in his teens. Following the piano classical tradition influenced by his father, he embraced the guitar to please his Italian mother, who was very fond of serenades. In order to transpose the piano’s polyphonic quality for the guitar several years later, he created three custom-made instruments (10-, 12-, and 14-stringed guitars) and developed his own two-hand technique.
Over the years Gismonti has collaborated with an extraordinary range of musicians including Naná Vasconcelos, Jan Garbarek, Colin Walcott, Ralph Towner, Charlie Haden, Jaquinho Morelembaum, Nando Carneiro, and Zeca Assumpçã. As a businessman, he owns the successful label Carmo, which has several joint ventures with ECM. His latest albums are the two-disc Saudações, which features one disc of his seven part composition Sertões Veredas—Tributo à Miscigenação and a second disc of guitar duets with his son Alexandre Gismonti (which was featured on NPR’s “All Things Considered” upon its release in 2009), as well as Magico, a compilation of previously unreleased performances with saxophonist Jan Garbarek and bassist Charlie Haden.
Admission Fee: FREE for Americas Society members. Non-member tickets may be purchased in advance: $30 general admission; $25 Symphony Space members; $15 for seniors and students. Day of performance: $35.
Event information: http://www.as-coa.org/events/egberto-gismonti-solo
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- 3 weeks ago
Native Americans represent just one per cent of the US population and some languages have only one speaker left. Now a new generation is fighting to preserve the culture.
pueblo dress is beautiful
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I wanted to reach out on behalf of GLAAD and let you know about our current internship opportunities in our New York office, in hopes that you might be able to share the postings with interested students and departments. Applications can be submitted through our website at http://www.glaad.org/internships.
Our NY office has 10 openings for students who would intern during the fall semester (between September-December). All internships are unpaid and we typically expect a 12-week commitment for 8-16 hours per week. All interns must be students attending an institution with courses leading to a degree, certificate or diploma such as undergrad or graduate school. All majors are encouraged to apply. Students are not required to receive college credit for their internship.
All internship descriptions can be found on our website athttp://www.glaad.org/internships, applications should also be submitted through here. Please don’t hesitate if you have any questions!
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Thursday, October 2, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Morgan Stanley Offices
New York, NY
September 7, 2014
Financial Control Group
Firm Risk Management
JOIN US FOR CAREER DISCOVERY DAY FOR BLACK AND HISPANIC STUDENTS.
Morgan Stanley offers current undergraduate sophomores and juniors from all majors an opportunity to explore the infrastructure areas of the financial services industry and become familiar with the Firm’s business and culture. In our one day workshop, you will gain insight into the recruiting process, learn resume tips and interviewing techniques, network with leaders across the Firm, and understand a day in the life of an analyst.
Morgan Stanley is made up of many talents and perspectives. This diversity is what makes us unique. What you are interested in and how you approach the world will determine your individual path at Morgan Stanley. Come learn how we prepare you for a successful career in finance.
Students selected for the program will have domestic travel expenses paid to and from our offices in NYC. Participation is limited.
To apply Click Here
For questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity. (M/G/D/V) © 2014 Morgan Stanley
- 1 month ago
Meet “the Green Turtle.”
Not the toughest name for a crime fighter. Plus his costume leaves little to the imagination:
But make no mistake: The man will hurt you.
And according to Angry Asian Man, he’s the first Asian-American superhero in the history of global comics. He first appeared in Blazing Comics in 1944.
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