Issue 110 | March 2014

In this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

NEWS

+ Featured Member Posting: Executive Assistant / Coordinator for CounterPoint Films
+ Seeking opportunities for the 2014 Harvardwood Summer Internship Program (HSIP)!
+ Special offer for Harvardwood Members - Columbia Management Future Scholar 529 Group Plan
+ Going to SXSW 2014? Find Harvardwood at the Digital Harvard networking event - Mar. 8
+ Call for Harvardwood Helps service activities in April 2014
+ Seeking a new Co-Chapter Head for Toronto

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+ Harvardwood Q&A with Patricia Danaher, Director of Harvardwood Publishing
+ Industry Successes
+ Harvardwood Artist Showcase - Featuring Melissa Oppenheim '12
+ New Members' Welcome
+ Member Profile: Matt Mazzeo '05 - Partner at Lowercase Capital

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ March Madness Membership Drive

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Issue 109 | February 2014

In this Issue:

Labor_Day_Poster.jpg+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

NEWS

+ Featured Member Posting: Junior Development Executive Position at Tiny Giant Entertainment
+ Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Harvardwood Writers Competition!
+ Apply now for the Spring 2014 Harvardwood TV Writing Modules (LA) - Deadline Feb. 10th
+ Join the Harvardwood Board of Directors - Deadline Feb. 22nd
+ Save the date for Harvardwood's Oscars Viewing Party + Raffle (LA) - Mar. 2nd
+ Seeking panelists for "I Was a Showbiz Intern" ARTS FIRST Panel (BOS) - Apr. 30th

FEATURES

+ Mark Goffman KSG '94 - SLEEPY HOLLOW showrunnerInfinitely-Polar-Bear-2014-Poster.jpg
+ Industry Successes
+ New Members' Welcome
+ Member Profile: Helen Estabrook '03 - Producer of LABOR DAY (in theaters now)

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ Participating in a Harvardwood program or workshop? Renew your membership!

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Issue 108 | January 2014

helix2.jpgIn this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

NEWS

+ Featured Member Posting: Executive Director of the Boston Arts Academy
+ Companies: Participate in our Harvardwood 101 Career Fair (LA, Jan. 10th)
+ Launch of the Literary Workshop Series by Harvardwood Publishing (LA)
+ Connect with Harvardwood in YOUR city: Global Networking Night (Worldwide, Jan. 13th)
+ Seeking a new Co-Chapter Head for Chicago

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+ Q & A with Cameron Porsandeh, KSG '04 - Behind the Scenes on HELIX, SyFy
+ Industry Successes
+ New Members' Welcome
+ Member Profile: Damien Chazelle '07-'08 - Writer-Director of WHIPLASH, premiering opening night at Sundance

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ New Year, New Goals, & New Accomplishments: Access the Harvardwood Community

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Issue 107 | December 2013

In this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

daynawilkinson.jpgNEWS

+ Featured Member Posting: Executive Assistant to the President of MGM International Television Distribution & Acquisitions - LA
+ Call for volunteers to rep Harvardwood at the OCS Summer Opportunities Fair | Dec. 6th
+ Stumped for gift ideas? Check out the Harvardwood Holiday Silent Auction
+ Looking for volunteers to help at our fun & festive Holiday Gala | Dec. 10th
+ Have experience e-publishing? Volunteer with Harvardwood Publishing!
+ Harvardwood's 2013 Holiday Appeal

FEATURES

+ 2013 Harvardwood Volunteer of the Year (HARVY) Award Winner: Dayna Wilkinson
+ Checking in with the 2013 Harvardwood Heroes
+ Industry Successes
+ New Members' Welcome
+ Member Profile: Andrew Herwitz '83, HLS '90

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ Give the gift of Harvardwood Membership

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Issue 106 | November 2013

In this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

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+ Featured Member Posting: Program Officer with the Massachusetts Cultural Council - Boston
+ Winners of the Harvardwood Writers' Competition to be announced in the coming weeks!
+ Harvardwood Publishing & the Harvard Review releasing a new anthology (December 2013)
+ Save the Date for the Harvardwood NYC New Members' Orientation on Mon., Nov. 25th
+ Tweet your good news to the #HWire
+ Event recap - China's Entertainment Industry: The Next Chapter (Oct. 19, 2013)

FEATURES

+ SOLD OUT: A Night with Harvardwood Advisory Board Member Robert Kraft - Tues., Nov. 5th
+ Industry Successes
+ New Members' Welcome
NellScovell_290.jpg+ Member Profile: Nell Scovell '82 - writer, producer, director, and co-author of Lean In

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ Plug (in) your company to Harvardwood for corporate sponsorships, informationals, and other benefits!

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Issue 105 | October 2013

In this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

NEWS

brody.jpg+ Featured Member Posting: Seeking Associate Producer to work with award-winning documentary team
+ Submit for the 2014 Harvardwood 101 Program (Deadline Oct. 22nd)
+ Apply for the Harvardwood Features' Program in LA (Deadline Oct. 13th)
+ Join the Harvardwood SF/Bay Area Chapter's first Features Screenwriting group! (Deadline Oct. 15th)
+ Nationwide Harvardwood events for LINSANITY release (Oct. 4-6th)

alec-nevala-lee-11.jpgFEATURES

+ Brody Fox '96 - On his documentary, THE SKIN I'M IN
+ Industry Successes
+ New Members' Welcome
+ Member Profile: Alec Nevala-Lee '02 - author of thriller trilogy published by Penguin Books

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ Missing out on Harvardwood opportunities & events? Find us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook!

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Issue 104 | September 2013

Jamiemayer.jpgIn this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Mia

NEWS

+ Featured Member Posting: Dance Production & Dance Center Supervisor at the OFA
+ Now accepting applications for Harvardwood 101! (Deadline Oct. 22nd)
+ Calling all Harvardwood musicians
+ Find and follow Harvardwood on Twitter and LinkedIn

jonathan_goldstein.jpgFEATURES

+ Industry Successes
+ New Members' Welcome
+ Member Profile: Jonathan M. Goldstein HLS '95 - writer, CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ Find out about our new Corporate Membership!

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Issue 103 | August 2013

In this Issue:

+ Director's Notes
+ Message from Allison

NEWS

+ Featured Member Posting: Harvardwood seeks part-time paid Coordinator
+ Submit for the 2013 Harvardwood Writers' Competition (Deadline Aug. 15th)
+ Apply for the Harvardwood Writers' Program Fall 2013 TV Modules! (Deadline Aug. 15th)
+ Apply for the Harvardwood Mentorship Program (Deadline Aug. 20th)
+ Call for Harvardwood mentors and advisors
+ Seeking a new Co-Chapter Head for Toronto

baron.jpgFEATURES

+ Industry Successes
+ New Member's Welcome
+ Member Profile: Liz Ryan '81 - Newly elected member of the board for the Directors Guild of America

CALENDAR & NOTES

+ Calendar
+ Forgot your password? You can still submit your dues!

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Issue 102 | July 2013

* Director's Notes
* Message from Allison
* Pencil Me In:

NY EVENTS

  • Harvardwood Classical Salon Series presents: YELENA GRINBERG Plays BACH's Goldberg Variations, Tues., July 2
  • Our Smart Is Sexy Hot Harvardwood Sizzling Summer PARTY!!! Fri., July 19
  • Harvardwood Jazz Series: ROMANTIC JAZZ FOR A SUMMER EVENING with MELISSA STYLIANOU, Wed., July 24

DC EVENTS

  • Harvardwood DC Heads To...the Capital Fringe Festival feat. Alexandra Petri '10, Sat., July 20

LA EVENTS

  • NYU Tisch West vs. Brown vs. Harvard vs. Northwestern Movie Trivia Night! Wed., July 10
  • C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to Copyright and Publishing Agreements for Writers, Sat., July 13
  • C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to Rights Clearances for Filmmakers (feat. a Harvardwood member!), Thurs., July 25 - LA

SF EVENTS

  • C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to Business Issues for Bands, Wed., July 31

Hirschhorn.jpg* Submit for the 2013 Harvardwood Writers' Competition! (Deadline Aug. 15)
* Check out an event overview of JACK VIERTEL on Today's American Theater
* Seeking a new Co-Chapter Head for Toronto
* Changing your email address? How to update your account.
* Submit to the Harvardwood Visual Arts Gallery!
* Industry Successes
* Announcing the 2013 Harvardwood Heroes Grant Winners!
* Featured Member Posting: Development & Production Executive (Ideate Media) - LA/Southeast Asia
* Member Profile: Charles Hirschhorn '79

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Issue 101 | June 2013

* Director's Notes
* Message from Allison
* Pencil Me In:

BOSTON EVENTS

  • TODAY! Harvardwood Reunion Mixer, Sat., June 1st

NY EVENTS

  • Harvardwood Presents: Maria Cooper Janis on GARY COOPER, Thurs., June 20th
  • Harvardwood & ARTIAA Present: JACK VIERTEL on Today's American Theater, Mon., June 24th

DC EVENTS

  • Harvardwood DC Heads To...Pitch to Literary Agents at Books Alive! Sat., June 8th

LA EVENTS

  • Brown University Entertainment Group & Harvardwood co-present THE LEAGUE SHOW, Thurs., June 6th
  • Harvardwood Heads To...TAKE ME TO THE POORHOUSE, Sat., June 8th
  • Harvardwood Heads To...UCLA Animation Festival 2013, Sat., June 8th
  • HCSC invites Harvardwood to: Harvard in the Roaring 20's Annual Dinner & Awards feat. Harvardwood Advisory Board member Lucy Fisher, Sun., June 9th
  • Harvardwood Heads To...MARRIED & COUNTING, Fri., June 14th
  • Harvardwood Presents: Dine with Art Experts from the Antiques Roadshow┬«, Sat., June 22nd

karengordon.jpg* Submit for the 2013 Harvardwood Writers' Competition
* DEADLINE EXTENDED - Submit for a Harvardwood Heroes grant by June 14th
* Q&A with director Bartlett Sher now available on the Harvardwood Channel
* Panel about Stella Adler and America's Master Playwrights now available on the Harvardwood Channel
* Calling all summer interns!
* Changing your email address? How to update your account.
* Industry Successes
* Featured Member Posting: Assistant - Fox International Productions - LA
* Member Profile: Melissa M. Lee '03

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Issue 100 | May 2013

Congrats to Harvardwood on 100 issues of the Harvardwood Highlights

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* Director's Notes
* Message from Allison
* 100th issue Trivia Mania!
* Pencil Me In:

LA EVENTS

  • ***Harvardwood Seminar Series presents: The Woody Allen Exercise - Coming Up With The Idea, Wed., May 15
  • Brown University Entertainment Group & Harvardwood co-present THE LEAGUE SHOW, Thurs., May 2
  • Harvardwood Heads To...Embracing Diversity: Spotlight on Latino Culture, Fri., May 3
  • CreatorUp invites Harvardwood to: How to Make Original Web Video to Grow x10, Sat., May 4
  • Harvardwood Heads To..."SHADES" (bicoastal-award-winning play), Sun., May 5
  • TEN invites Harvardwood to...Inside the Business Speaker Series feat. talent manager Danny Sussman, Thurs., May 9
  • NUEA invites Harvardwood to...an Elevator Pitch Workshop + Speed Networking, Tues., May 14
  • C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to The Nuts & Bolts of Screenwriter Agreements, Tues., May 21
  • C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to Copyright and Publishing Agreements for Musicians, Wed., May 29

NY EVENTS

  • Harvardwood Heads To...MARRIED & COUNTING, Wed., May 1
  • OPC invites Harvardwood to FREE Preview Screening of FILL THE VOID, Wed., May 8 (exclusive access available to members only through email, not listed on website -- be sure you're logged in to view)
  • Harvardwood Presents Grammy-Nominated Violinist ANASTASIA KHITRUK: Love, Passion, Obession, Thurs., May 9 - NY
  • Special Harvardwood Tour of NY Historical Society's AUDUBON WATERCOLORS, Sat., May 11
  • Harvardwood Presents BARTLETT SHER on Directing, Thurs., May 16
  • Harvardwood Heads To...NYC Audubon Bryant Park Spring Migration Tour, Thurs., May 16

SF EVENTS

  • C.L.A. invites Harvardwood to The Business of Making and Distributing a Film, Wed., May 29

NJ EVENTS

  • Harvardwood Heads To...EVERY DAY IS A HOLIDAY at the Montclair Film Festival, Sat., May 4

PLAN AHEAD FOR...REUNION!

  • Harvardwood Reunion Mixer! Sat., June 1

* Submit for a Harvardwood Heroes grant (deadline June 1st)!
* Calling all Summer Interns! (Sign-up for housing lottery by May 15)
* A Gift for our Grads
* It's not too late...2013 Harvardwood Summer Internship Listings Still Available
* Seeking summer housing for students in LA and NY
* Industry Successes
* Featured Member Posting: Assistant to Literary Manager/Producer - LA
* Member Profile: Celebrate 100 issues with the Founders' Spotlight!

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Issue 99 | April 2013

* Director's Notes
* Message from Allison
* Pencil Me In:

NY EVENTS

  • Harvardwood Writers' Program - Comedy Writing Spring Module, begins this Wed., Apr. 3
  • Harvardwood Salon Series with Eddie Dalva, EVP at Viacom Media Networks, Fri., Apr. 19
  • Harvardwood Writers' Program - Pro Screenwriters & Playwrights Working Group, begins Mon., Apr. 22
  • Harvardwood Presents: THIS CHAIR ROCKS - The More You Know About Old Age, the Better It Looks! Wed., Apr. 24

BOSTON EVENTS

  • ***Harvardwood, OCS, & HUTV present: I Was A Showbiz Intern (an ARTS FIRST event), Wed., Apr. 24
  • W.E.B. DuBois Institute invites Harvardwood to Locke Lectures: Art in Africa and African America, begins Tues., Apr. 2
  • OFA invites Harvardwood to a master class with Barbara Cook, Thurs., Apr. 4
  • OFA invites Harvardwood to...Play It Forward: Celebrating Tom Everett, Sat., Apr. 13
  • W.E.B. DuBois Institute invites Harvardwood to Mapping Blackness in Contemporary African Art, begins Tues., Apr. 23

LA EVENTS

  • Brown University Entertainment Group & Harvardwood co-present THE LEAGUE SHOW, Thurs., Apr. 4
  • Harvardwood Heads To...Kelley Nicole back at the Red Light Lounge! Sat., Apr. 13
  • Harvardwood Seminar Series presents: Writing The Spec Script that Launches Your TV or Feature Career, Thurs., Apr. 18
  • Harvardwood Salon Series presents: The Past, Present, & Future of Cable TV, Thurs., Apr. 25
  • Harvardwood Heads To...A Million White Stars Record Release Party and Show! Fri., Apr. 26

Frascoia.jpg* April Deadlines approaching for the inaugural Beijing International Screenwriting Competition (No Entry Fees - Cash prizes & all expense paid trips to Beijing for winners - deadlines April 7 & 20)
* LAST CHANCE to join the Harvardwood Writers' Program in NY for the Comedy Writing Module (begins this Wed., April 3)
* 2013 Harvardwood Summer Internship Listings Now Available
* Seeking summer housing for students in LA & NY
* Seeking participants for the Professional Screenwriters & Playwrights Working Group - NY (begins April 22)
* 2013 Harvardwood's "Most Staffable Writers" Named!
* Get involved with Harvard Serves this April
* Check out a review of Harvardwood Presents: Berenika & Friends Play Mendelssohn
* Industry Successes
* Featured Member Posting: Seeking DIRECTOR for fully-financed indie feature
* Member Profile: Elizabeth Frascoia '00

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