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The special assistant will manage a variety of administrative, process, and project management tasks associated with the office of the vice president for programs, including managing her schedule, preparing requested materials, ensuring effective meeting preparation, and undertaking special projects, as assigned. The special assistant also have opportuntiies to conduct desk research on programmatic topics and prepare reports as requested.
Working with The Pocantico Center’s manager of public programs, the intern will assist with, and learn, the production and planning of cultural events, facilitation of artist residencies, designing of marketing materials, and the programming of the school garden program. Among the roster of artists performing and/or participating in the 2017 residency program will be the jazz musician Eric Revis, choreographer Josh Beamish, Carnegie Hall fellows and other artists.