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february

12feb12:30 pm- 1:45 pmDiversity Commission Focus Group: Queering the Classroom12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

12feb - 13feb 1210:30 pmfeb 13Valentines Day Party10:30 pm - 4:00 am (13)

14feb12:30 am- 1:45 pmOpen Sonata: Classical Concert12:30 am - 1:45 pm

14feb1:00 am- 1:00 amCuisine's Valentine's Day Treats1:00 am - 1:00 am

14feb7:00 pm- 10:00 pmDown to Earth Dinner #3 - Day of the Wine7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

14feb9:00 pm- 11:00 pmCUT x LGBTQ+ History Month: screening “Happy Together” (1997)9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

19feb12:30 pm- 1:45 pmDiversity Commission's Art Exhibition: Paint your Pride12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

19feb5:30 pm- 10:00 pmFebruary Budget GAThe 32nd General Assembly5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

19feb - 20feb 1910:00 pmfeb 20AUCafé: After-GA Drinks10:00 pm - 1:00 am (20)

20feb8:00 pm- 10:00 pmImprov' Performance8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

28feb9:00 pm- 11:00 pmCUT x LGBTQ+ History Month: screening “Call Me Kuchu" (2012)9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

march

23mar1:00 am- 1:00 amTEDxAUCollege 20191:00 am - 1:00 am

29mar - 30mar 2911:00 pmmar 30Webradio x Solace: Turn of the millennium party11:00 pm - 4:00 am (30)

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Opportunities

Internal Positions

Dormfest Team

We are looking for eight students to join the Dormfest Team!

 

The Dormfest Team organizes AUCSA’s Dormfest, an annual festival in the dorms that features food, drinks, live music and other festivities. The Team will be responsible for brainstorming, budgeting and developing, but most importantly realizing the concept of this event that will manifest itself in June of 2019!

 

The following positions are open:

  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Food & Beverage
  • Logistics
  • Artist Handling
  • Decor – Lights, arts and crafts
  • PR Manager

 

Interested? Apply through the online form! The deadline is Wednesday January 23rd, at midnight. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at info@aucsa.nl.

SlayUC

SlayUC is looking for a general board member to join their slayin’ family! Please sign up through the form below before the 21st of January 23:59.

 

https://goo.gl/forms/RLprcjyYddqwGBD33

 

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to send an email to SlayUC at slayuc@aucsa.nl.

OnStage: Musical Conductor

In May 2019 the big musical production of this academic year will be performed: The Art of Losing, an original musical about memory, family and ambition, filled with jazz and soul. Eleven talented AUC musicians will work on the original score and bring the musical to the heights! OnStage is looking for a conductor to lead the rehearsals and conduct the band on the performance nights. Knowledge of music and organisational skills are required, and band/ensemble experience is much recommended.

 

Interested? Send an email to onstage@aucsa.nl with your experience and motivation, and get ready to embark on an adventure with great people and great music!

Diversity Commission

Want to join an enthusiastic group of students in trying to change the dynamics at AUC? Then the Diversity Commission is your place to be!

 

We are looking for a PR Manager and General Board Members. As a member, you will get the chance to organize events celebrating diversity at AUC. Additionally you will have the opportunity to provide feedback on AUC’s policy concerning issues around diversity.

 

To apply, send an email including a short motivation to diversity@aucsa.nl! The deadline is Monday, February 4. If you have any questions in the meantime, or are interested in finding out more about Diversity Commission, take a look at our Facebook page.

External Positions

Ekster

Internship opportunity at Ekster Amsterdam as a Communications Manager / Marketing strategist!

 

This awesome Amsterdam-based company creates high-quality, water resistant, trackable smart wallets. Founded by a UC alumnus and praised by Forbes (among others), Ekster is a great example of innovative business strategy! Do you want to fulfill an internship for 2-3 flexible days a week, receive a monthly commission of €300,- to €500,- per month and are do you want to work in a professional customer care environment?

 

In short: are you Ekster’s new Communications Manager / Marketing Strategist? Then apply here: https://jobs.ekster.com/communications-manager-marketing-strategist/en. For questions please send an email to acquisitions@aucsa.nl or contact us on Facebook!

 

*This opportunity is brought to you by the AUCSA Acquisitions Team*

Right2Education

Right2Education is looking for teachers!

 

Are you motivated, engaged, enthusiastic? Are you interested in teaching for R2E? Don’t look further: apply now for the period of February-May! We are looking for both English and Dutch teachers.

 

Community Project opportunity: you will teach in a team, are trained and guided. You will teach 2 times a week, and furthermore come to fun events and excursions organised by us.

 

Interested? Send your motivation and CV to info@right2.education! For more information, find us on Facebook, our website, or send an email. Deadline: November 10th.

Department for International Trade

The British Embassy, based in The Hague in the Netherlands, is part of a world-wide network of 230 Diplomatic Posts, representing British political, economic and consular interests overseas. We are now looking for two interns for the role of Intern Project Manager to work within the Department for International Trade (DIT) team. The DIT team supports both UK companies to trade internationally and foreign companies looking to establish or expand operations in the UK. One intern will mainly support DIT’s Investment Team, while the other will be supporting the Trade Team.

 

You can find more information on the position here.

 

In order to be eligible for the position, you need to be available 20 hours a week, speak English fluently and preferably Dutch, be available for 6 months from the 17th of December, and currently be undertaking studies in a higher education institution based in the Netherlands (not necessarily for the entire duration of the internship).

Internships & Community Projects

Stichting Diversity

Stichting Diversity will be launching its newest pre-university program in February. We are therefore looking for enthusiastic Dutch-speaking students who want to join our team!

 

EduHub will be functioning as the living room of Amsterdam East, where high-school students from the neighbourhood will be guided with their homework, exam preparation, university choices, and other academic and personal issues. This pre-university program is free of charge for these students, as the program aims to create equal opportunities for all students.

 

We are currently looking for university students who are able to guide the students once or twice a week. Additionally, you can organise interesting events and/or take on more roles within EduHub. Depending on your interests and choices, this project could account for credits as a Community Project.

 

If you have any more questions, don’t hesitate to get in contact! Interested? Apply before the 15th of January by sending an email to tamara@stichtingdiversity.nl.

Red Pers

Are you currently an AUC student with either academic or personal interest in journalism, (social) media, communication, entrepreneurship, writing, (digital) marketing and/or public relations? And are you still looking for a fun and flexible, but also a challenging and rewarding internship during the spring semester (February-May) of 2019? Then Red Pers, an online journalistic platform founded by former AUC students, might be just perfect for you!

 

We are still looking for interns in a wide variety of fields and with different responsibilities. Especially in public relations (PR), we have quite some open vacancies at the moment. Are you going to be our next Content Creator or Creative Director? For a full overview of the internship possibilities and what they entail, please visit www.redpers.nl/join. Note that professional proficiency in Dutch is required for PR-positions (but other positions are available for English speakers as well!).

 

AUC students have proven to be a perfect internship match with Red Pers in the past: ask former AUC students Keeke van Paasen and Max van Geuns, as well as current students Rosa Juffer and Sophie Smeets, if you want to know more about their experience! However, do not hesitate too long, as the internship deadline (1 December) is approaching. If you are interested, please contact us at meedoen@redpers.nl or send one of us a PM on Facebook!

Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival

Do you want to help out with organizing and producing ASFF, watch fantastic films and meet lots of interesting people, all while improving your skills and knowledge in the field? Then you should consider becoming an intern for ASFF 2019!
These internships are great for people interested in films and Spanish Culture. It is our goal to give interns a taste of what it takes to organize and produce a film festival, while working in a fun and interesting environment.

 

  • Open positions: Communications Assistant, Production Assistant
  • Period: February-June
  • Application Deadline: open until position is filled

 

The internship is unpaid. Students should check with their individual academic institutions for requirements. More information about the position of Communications Assistant can be found here; for the positions of Production Assistant, click here. Please apply by sending your CV to Laura Cabrera coordinator@sinfincinema.com.

External Events & Trainings

Refugees Forward

Are you ready to kick-start a business by using your knowledge and putting it to practice? Then join the Refugees Forward Startup Weekend on November 23-25, at the Erasmus Center for Entrepreneurship!

 

During the weekend 20 students and 20 newcomers work on the business plan of a talented entrepreneur with a refugee background, coached by the likes of Philips, Uber and start-up investors. Your team can win a spot in our 4 month business incubator in February, as well as €2000, €1000 or €500!

 

Apply now at https://refugeesforward.org/startup-weekends/ or mail info@refugeesforward.org.

 

We hope to see you there!

Volunteering
Databases

AIESEC

We have a partnership with AIESEC, which means that you can use their internships database. Press the button on the right for more information. — http://www.aiesec.nl/intern-abroad/

Science and Business Database

The Science and Business Database includes many unique research institutes, spin-offs, start-ups, and other organisations located at Amsterdam Science Park. You are free to use this database to expand your network, search for internships and find job opportunities. Press the button on the right for more information.

HandsOn volunteering

HandsOn has made a full volunteering database, check it out by clicking on the button to the right.

AIESEC Volunteering

Become a Global Citizen and take action towards world issues through a volunteer project with AIESEC.

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