One of my blog’s readers wanted my help in spreading the word that the Buffalo Public Schools Adult Education division is looking to hire a full-time media and design specialist.
Photo by photologue_np “Jobs Help Wanted”. Used under CC BY 2.0. No changes made.
The job candidate should have experienced in the following:
- website and social media management
- SEO (search engine optimization)
- graphic design including Adobe Suite (primarily InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
Interested in learning more or applying for this job? Head on over to the listing here: http://buffalo.craigslist.org/mar/4570112032.html
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Girl Develop It Buffalo celebrated their first year in existence with a “1st Anniversary Nerd Party” back in March at the WNY Books Arts Center in Buffalo.
Elena Moiseeva, founder of the Girl Develop It Buffalo chapter, addresses the crowd.
The party featured short talks and presentations on a variety of topics from how to get media coverage to learning a new programming language.
The group is dedicated to providing affordable and accessible programs to women (and men!) who want to learn software development through mentorship and hands-on instructed classes. The cost for classes varies, but the MeetUp Group and events like Code and Coffee Night are free to join and attend.
The next Code and Coffee is at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 19 at dig, 640 Ellicott St. in Buffalo.
Photos from Girl Develop It Buffalo’s 1st Anniversary Nerd Party below:
Kevin Purdy, a local freelance writer and former editor for Lifehacker.com, talks to the audience on how to get media coverage.
The seventh BarCamp Buffalo will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Foundry, 298 Northampton St. in Buffalo.
Buffalo’s Tech Unconference
This year’s format is a little different by featuring four different “tracks” of 30-minute talks occurring simultaneous. Attendees will need to pick which talks they will want to attend.
BarCamp is not just for those interested in technology, but encompasses all manner of topics. Topics for this year’s BarCamp from the website’s online registrations’s page include: “A guide to the first six months of building a startup in Buffalo,” “What It’s Like to Do Investigative Reporting,” “Papercut, art process of,” “Let’s play: How to use play to boost creativity in the workplace,” and “Terrariums 101: Sustainable Indoor Environments.”
The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. To register, or for more information, visit http://barcampbuffalo.org.
The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network Greater Buffalo will hold their 2014 summit “Building 21st Century Leaders for the Common Good” 8:30 a.m.to 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 3 at the Canisius College Montante Cultural Center in Buffalo.
Young Nonprofit Professional’s Network Greater Buffalo
The full-day program will include such topics as “Fundraising 101” presented by The Association of Fundraising Professionals of Buffalo, “Creating a Marketing Plan” presented by The Advertising Club of Buffalo and “Strategic Planning” presented by Leadership Buffalo.
The summit is designed to provide an opportunity for training, leadership development, and networking for YNPN Greater Bflo members and other young nonprofit leaders.
For a complete schedule of events, more information or to register online for the event, visit http://ynpngreaterbflo.org/.