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  • Help establish Harvardwood's South Korea Chapter!

    Help establish Harvardwood's South Korea Chapter!

    Are you interested in helping to establish Harvardwood's South Korea Chapter? We are currently looking for chapter co-leads and other positions. If you have interest in helping plan digital events for this chapter for early 2021, please email us at harvardwood@harvardwood.org


  • Budgeting Nuts & Bolts - The Actors Fund

    This single-session monthly workshop focuses on helping you to start tracking your income and expenses in a way that makes sense for artists and creative professionals who don't always earn and spend the same way each month. You will learn how to stop guessing and really get specific about the ways in which money moves in and out of your life.

    RSVP by email: medoga@actorsfund.org

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    December 03, 2020 at 1pm
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  • Final Bow for Yellowface: Asian Representations in Classical Ballet and Beyond

    Join Georgina Pazcoguin and Phil Chan for an evening event about their efforts to question and reform outdated representations of Asians in ballet performances. The 'Final Bow for Yellowface' project they co-founded aims to make ballet more inclusive by eliminating offensive stereotypes of Asians and, more broadly, challenges organizations to forthrightly address the legacy of Orientalism in the performing arts. The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion with Harvard University Professor Ju Yon Kim. Free and open to the public (registration required).

    To register and for additional information, click 
    here.

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    December 01, 2020 at 4pm
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  • published Harvard Student Composers Festival in Upcoming Events 2020-11-22 17:50:52 -0800

    Harvard Student Composers Festival

    The Harvard Student Composers Festival – CompFest – celebrates student composers in all musical genres at Harvard College.

    Over the course of four days – December 2-5 – students will present original work and participate in conversations with esteemed faculty members and alumni about the compositional process, and the festival will wrap up with an evening of original works during the CompFest Cabaret. With a kickoff Keynote Dialogue, Young Alumni Composers Panel, faculty and student panels, and a concluding cabaret, CompFest will feature the vast music making talent and diversity at Harvard. 

    Free and open to the Harvard Community! REGISTER HERE for all events

    Headshots of Joshua Redman '91, Terri Lyne Carrington,  Tania León, Yvette Jackson, Vijay Iyer

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    December 02, 2020 at 4pm - December 05, 2020 at 4pm
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  • On Display Harvard: A Worldwide Movement Installation

    You're invited to participate in or attend a worldwide movement installation titled ON DISPLAY GLOBAL (ODG), created by physically-integrated dance company Heidi Latsky Dance. The work is performed by a network of communities around the world each year in honor of the United Nations' International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The Harvard Dance Center has been an Ambassador of the work for the past two years, coordinating ON DISPLAY HARVARD at accessible public spaces on Harvard's campus. 

    This year will be entirely new. Because of COVID-19, ODG will be a 24-hour live, Zoom event that audience members and performers can move into and out of throughout the day.

    The Harvard Dance Center has been invited to host one hour of the 24-hour Zoom event. From 5-6pm EST, Harvard participants will perform the work and the Harvard community at large is invited to attend and bear witness. 

    The Dance Center is thrilled to be partnering with the Harvard Art Museums, the original planned site for ON DISPLAY HARVARD 2020. Previous years' partners have been Harvard Commons, The Smith Campus Center, and Harvard Library. 

    RSVP TO ATTEND ON DISPLAY HARVARD 2020

    A black and white photo of dancers from Heidi Latsky Dance performing ON DISPLAY at the Federal Plaza in New York City. Each dancer is dressed in all white clothing and in various poses around the plaza. The central figure is a Black woman wearing a white tunic over white leggings. She is in mid movement with her right limbs in a bent position. Her eyes are closed and her face is directed downwards. Photo by Charlotte Jones.

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    December 03, 2020 at 2pm
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  • published Executive Assistant IV - LA in Job Listings 2020-11-19 16:21:50 -0800

    Executive Assistant IV - LA

    Company: Warner Brothers
    Location: Burbank, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: High School
    Minimum Years of Experience: 5 years

    Job Description: We're looking for a smart, proactive and experienced Executive Assistant IV to provide support for the TV Executive department. The Executive Assistant will ensure that the Executive is using their time to the greatest impact and will be adept at building and managing relationships at all levels across Warner Bros. and WarnerMedia. This requires an understanding of what's most meaningful for effective calendar management and meeting productivity. This includes being highly organized, professional, and anticipating needs in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate must have demonstrated experience in improving the productivity of assigned leaders by crafting organizational processes, coordinating team meetings and assisting with meeting preparation.

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  • Spring 2021 Virtual Intern, HBO Sports - NY

    Company: WarnerMedia
    Location: Must be able to work 15 hours/week in NY office
    Start Date: 1/25/2021
    Type of Position: Internship
    Minimum Education Level: Must be a rising Junior or Senior in college.
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: The intern will play a vital role in assisting the HBO show “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel.”

    The Daily:

    • Research and develop stories
    • Avid work; logging and screening
    • Assist with local shoots (content, equipment, etc)
    • Complete tasks on a deadline for time sensitive material
    • Conduct independent research to pitch potential stories
    • Contact reporters, media outlets, and sports teams for information
    • Observing edits
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  • Summer 2021 Originals Marketing Intern - USA

    Company: CBS Interactive
    Location: USA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Internship
    Minimum Education Level: Intern must be a student currently enrolled in an accredited college, university or bootcamp
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: The Summer 2021 Marketing Intern for All Access Originals will work with the Originals team to coordinate the implementation, execution, and analysis of marketing campaigns, delivering new viewers and subscribers for current and new All Access Original Series.

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  • published Assistant Editor, Bon Appétit - NY in Job Listings 2020-11-19 16:06:07 -0800

    Assistant Editor, Bon Appétit - NY

    Company: Condé Nast
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: Bon Appétit is looking for a full-time assistant editor to join our team of dedicated, hard-working, food-obsessed writers and editors. The ideal candidate must be able to pitch and produce dynamic content, edit text, and help other editors create stories across platforms. This person will be an integral part of the edit team, with an emphasis on the print magazine

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  • Visual Effects Production Coordinator - LA

    Company: Amazon Studios
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: We are currently seeking an experienced visual effects production coordinator to support the visual effect department. You will be organizing and tracking each show from setup through production and wrap deliverables. This role will be both internal and external facing, as you work with stakeholders at the studio and show level. You will leverage your excellent organizational skills while handling both sensitive and confidential material for our stakeholders.

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  • published Video Associate Producer - Stamford in Job Listings 2020-11-19 15:42:29 -0800

    Video Associate Producer - Stamford

    Company: NBC Sports
    Location: Stamford, CT
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 3 years

    Job Description: The Video Associate Producer is part of the core video production team, reporting to the NBC Sports Director, Digital Content & Strategy. The role includes day-to-day editing of original sports video for distribution across all of NBC Sports’ digital platforms with an emphasis on betting and fantasy related content.  
     
    Responsibilities:

    • Produce and edit original digital video for specific NBC Sports properties with a heavy emphasis on betting and fantasy related sports content
    • Create multiple pieces of original content per week for distribution across NBC Sports BET digital platforms as well as YouTube
    • Work with in-house talent to create compelling content for multiple distribution outlets, including social media
    • Proactively pitch and execute new original video concepts
    • Assist in the creation of sales/sponsored content
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  • published Administrative Assistant - LA in Job Listings 2020-11-19 15:35:22 -0800

    Administrative Assistant - LA

    Company: Universal Pictures
    Location: Universal City, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 1 year

    Job Description: Provide daily administrative and personal support to SVP Production Development for Universal Pictures.

    Essential Responsibilities:

    • Provide administrative and personal support.
    • Schedule meeting requests.
    • Process expense reports.
    • Interact with production personnel.
    • Arrange travel and all accommodations including comprehensive and detailed itineraries.
    • Act as liaison with all internal and external offices.
    • Manage the distribution of office correspondence and incoming calls.
    • Manage special projects as designated.  Specifically dealing with administrative and coordination issues.
    • Provide general support for other administrative duties, and execute professional and personal needs as assigned.

     

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  • Writers on Writing with Darren Star

    Photo credit: Richard Powers

    While the WGF may have hit pause on its live events, thanks to technology, they're aiming to provide more access to advice and knowledge from film and TV writers while we’re all social distancing. Over the last few months, WGF has been hosting free Zoom panels about craft and all things relevant to writers.

    For this session, WGF goes one-on-one with Darren Star, creator and showrunner of Beverly Hills, 90210, Melrose Place, Sex and the City, Younger and his latest series, Emily in Paris on Netflix. You will learn Star’s process for developing his influential series, his approach for creating iconic characters, and how he’s honed his instinct for defining the Zeitgeist.

    RSVP FREE HERE

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    December 02, 2020 at 4pm
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  • published Harvardwood Holiday Party 2020 in Upcoming Events 2020-11-15 19:21:28 -0800

  • published Associate Video Producer - NY in Job Listings 2020-11-14 12:11:03 -0800

    Associate Video Producer - NY

    Company: CBS Interactive
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 1 year

    Job Description: We are seeking a self-starter who anticipates and executes the needs of the various CBS news shows with regard to video, graphics and how it publishes out to CBSNews.com while also taking direction from front door editors, producers and show liaisons. Must be able to write, edit video and help produce other associated elements for programming. Must be able to multi-task and be familiar with video Content Management Systems for publishing videos and articles.

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  • published Senior Editor - NY in Job Listings 2020-11-14 12:09:00 -0800

    Senior Editor - NY

    Company: Simon & Schuster
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 6 years

    Job Description: Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

    Simon & Schuster is seeking a Senior Editor to acquire, edit, and publish a broad range of works for its flagship S&S imprint.

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  • Endeavor Content Assistant to the Co-President - LA

    Company: Endeavor
    Location: Los Angeles, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: 
    Minimum Years of Experience: 

    Job Description: Endeavor Content is a leader in the development, financing, and sales of premium film, television, theater, audio, and live content. Endeavor Content seeks to facilitate more ownership and creative freedom for artists, creators, and production companies in the ever-changing media landscape. Endeavor Content is a studio that has evolved to meet today’s changing business needs and is committed to advocating diversity and equality within our industry.

    Endeavor Content has been behind over 100 projects annually that have garnered numerous awards and commercial success. Endeavor Content’s recent projects include films “Just Mercy” and “Peanut Butter Falcon,” television series “See” and “Killing Eve,” the podcast “Blackout,” Rihanna’s “Savage x Fenty Fashion Show” special, and live event “Rocketman Live.”

    Endeavor Content is a division of Endeavor, a global entertainment, sports, and content company.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Answers and screens Co-Presidents’ telephone calls and visitors. Tactfully handles inquiries and/or refers to the appropriate party. Reviews and answers mail and inquiries on own initiative and determines if Co-President action is required. Refers routine matters to the appropriate person for action and follows up to ensure completion.
    • Schedules and maintains Co-Presidents’ calendar of appointments, meetings, and travel itineraries, and coordinates related arrangements. Anticipates and prepares meeting materials and reports needed by Co-President.
    • Independently gathers, compiles, and analyzes information from multiple sources; prepares a variety of complex reports, manuals, or agendas. Composes routine and non-routine correspondence, memoranda, reports, etc., which are generally confidential in nature. Uses various PC software packages such as spreadsheets, word processing, and graphics to produce high-quality reports, presentations, or other documents.
    • Acts as liaison between the Co-President and his/her direct reports, as well as internal and external contacts. Coordinates activities, conduct research, and ensures that requests are carried out. Handles a wide variety of situations and tasks involving the clerical and administrative functions of the office, which often cannot be brought to the attention of the Co-President.
    • Handles Co-President's expenses.
    • Assists department in special projects as requested by the Co-President and/or department. Provides support to the manager's direct reports.
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  • Creative Assistant , Amazon Studios Casting - LA

    Company: Amazon Studios
    Location: Culver City, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: Amazon Studios Casting is looking for a smart, enthusiastic, hard-working, and creative candidate who is fluent in both English & Spanish to join our team. This Creative Assistant will report to multiple Casting Executives that cover both domestic & LatAm projects. They will be responsible for helping to streamline the casting process by supporting various functions of the team. They will be exposed to high level projects and creators across all genres. They will be managing a high volume of tasks including complex calendar management and detailed global travel itineraries. The Creative Assistant will also be working closely with the studio’s Office Manager, Development, and Production teams. Minimum 2-year experience in casting and/or agency or management.

    The ideal candidate will be an experienced, detail-oriented, organized planner with the demonstrated ability to respond effectively and efficiently while maintaining flexibility. A positive attitude despite the pressures of a fast-paced environment is essential. The candidate will possess the ability to succeed with minimal guidance or supervision, be skilled at anticipating problems, managing multiple priorities and global scheduling needs.

    This is an incredible opportunity if you have a passion for talent and an interest in helping to create content in a collaborative, creative environment.

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  • Production Coordinator, Amazon International Original Movies - LA

    Company: Amazon Studios
    Location: Culver City, CA
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years

    Job Description: We are currently seeking an experienced Production Coordinator to aid Amazon International Original Movies. You will use your excellent organizational skills to track each movie from setup through production and wrap deliverables. You will be interacting with both internal and external stakeholders at the studio and show level.

    Responsibilities:
    · Compile, distribute, and store daily production documents (e.g., contracts, call sheets, calendars, DOOD, and schedules) on the studio network
    · Track and process daily shooting data, approvals and production payments with BA, Legal, and Finance
    · Maintain a checklist for each show to ensure major milestones are met (e.g. budget lock, budget approval, kick-off calls, deliverables, international filming activity, etc.)
    · Facilitate communication with show level and studio departments (e.g. casting, business affairs, legal, finance, PR/marketing, etc.)
    · Coordinate kick-off calls and meetings for each individual project
    · Update and distribute studio contact lists and ensure that they are managed per studio requirements.
    · Maintain relationships with movie level counterparts
    · Track show wrap-out memos and storage facilities for asset transfer and disposal as needed
    · Assist and facilitate general requests and communication to ensure shows are following studio guidelines and procedures
    · Assist production team with travel and other arrangements, as needed

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  • published Producer - NY in Job Listings 2020-11-14 11:48:41 -0800

    Producer - NY

    Company: MSNBC
    Location: New York, NY
    Start Date:
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's
    Minimum Years of Experience: 5 years

    Job Description: This position requires an experienced producer who is skilled at producing hour-length informative programing from current events, and producing, editing and overseeing third-party programming. The producer is responsible for managing the delivery of content to the channel by third-party providers.

    • Monitor and curate tape coming into the building for a daily one-hour newsreel
    • Add banners and other overlays, including graphics, to enhance the content for viewers
    • Work with an editor to package the tape into a reel of the appropriate length
    • Ensure timely delivery of the daily newsreel for streaming
    • Develop blocks of third-party, newsreel and Peacock show highlights for weekend and morning programming
    • Identify and pitch new sources of third-party content
    • Produce news content, including research, conducting interviews, writing and editing scripts, field producing and shooting, and overseeing editing
    • Work with Standards & Legal Team to ensure Editorial Standards of all segments
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