Monthly Archives: April 2016

Selected 2016 Draper Student Threesis Orations

Below are a selection of Draper students’ submissions for the 2016 Threesis:

Tess Parker Savage – For Marrianne [Threesis Finalist]

For Marrianne

Paola Motta – Lost in Translation?

Lost in Translation

Nic Dobija-Nootens – Buy-it-yourself: A Consumer’s History of the American Do-it-yourself Home Improvement Industry


Jay Bendett – Simple Changes

Simple Changes



Attend a Career Panel: Who Gets the Job? and New Supervisors at NYU

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Test Prep Instructor – Employment Opportunity

Test Preparation Instructor Positions
Sherwood Test Prep is seeking test preparation instructors for their GRE and SAT classes.  These are part-time positions with classes once per week on Sundays.  They seek intelligent, charismatic instructors who have both top test scores and excellent teaching skills.  Sherwood Test Prep has a social mission to provide top caliber test preparation courses at a value price.  Team Sherwood is committed to the social responsibility of accessible test preparation courses: Everyone deserves to put their best score out there.
Salary: $40/hour for GRE classroom instruction; $30/hour for SAT classroom instruction.
Education: Current graduate or professional student (Ph.D. (or equivalent), Master’s, J.D.); or Completed Ph.D. (or equivalent), J.D., or Master’s degree.
Test Scores: Top-tier test scores on one of the following: GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or SAT.
Teaching Experience: Have taught at least one semester/quarter lecture, lab, or discussion, etc. class.  Prior university teaching experience is required.
Quantitative and Verbal Skills: Must have BOTH excellent math and verbal/writing skills.  Sherwood Test Prep Instructors teach the entire course.
Consistent Sunday Commitment: They seek team players who are flexible and can teach on consecutive Sundays throughout the entire year.  They only take off four weekends per year (those corresponding to): Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s.  Instructors can teach from 3 to 6 hours per weekend.
If interested, please send your (1) Cover Letter, (2) Resume/Vita, and (3) Test Scores to:  employment[at]  Interviews and hiring are to commence immediately.

Teaching test preparation is a fun and rewarding experience.  As an instructor you will have the opportunity to help bright, high-achieving students achieve their goals and dreams of entering their first choice Universities and programs.  All test prep instructors are respectfully treated as faculty members and are afforded autonomy and latitude in the courses they teach.


May Liaison Newsletter

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Fri, April 29, 6:30 pm: Panel Discussion: Art for Every Home Today

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