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Catharine Stimpson course for Fall 2013: Higher Education and the Engaged Imagination

Good morning Draper,
See the attached flyer for information about an upcoming fall course offered by Steinhardt:Fa13 Higher Education and the Engaged Imagination.pdf
Higher Education and the Engaged Imagination: Representation of Colleges and Universities.
HPSE-GE 2130 (3 Units)
Mondays, 4:55 – 6:35pm

If you are interested in taking the course, please be in touch with Robert Dimit: robert.dimit@nyu.edu.

Internship with Draper Alumna – Higher Education – NYC – Paid.

Summer School Internship – Group Leader

Posted on: April 12, 2013
Posted by nordamerika.uni-koeln.de


Summer School Internship – Group Leader (start date July 1 – September 30, 2013)

The University of Cologne New York Office (www.nordamerika.uni-koeln.de)

The University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics, and Social Sciences (http://www.wiso.uni-koeln.de/international.html? &L=1)

The Summer School Program (http://www.wiso.uni-koeln.de/nyc.html?&L=1)

We seek a committed and energetic undergraduate student/ graduate student enrolled at a local college or university to join us in implementing our educational objectives and program administration needs. University of Cologne is looking for a skilled and motivated Intern to bring expertise in guiding groups of undergraduate students to our team. The internship will report to the Director in New York. The Intern will support University of Cologne’s local administrative staff and its undergraduate students based in the U.S. in their faculty/company interactions and support the needs of the students participating in an academic summer away program.

Deadline for applications: April 19th, 2013.

Primary Responsibilities

The Development and Partnership Manager is responsible for the following and other duties as assigned:

Professional Qualifications

The successful applicant will have the following minimum qualifications:

-Must be a U.S. citizen or legally able to work in the U.S.; we cannot sponsor a visa. International Students on student visas presently enrolled in a university or college in the U.S. are responsible for researching their eligibility with the help of their international office on campus.

-Experience leading a student group

– Expert knowledge in Social Media and its usage
-A bachelor’s degree or equivalent is preferred but not required

-Excellent knowledge of New York City
-Creativity, resourcefulness, and professionalism
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Willingness to travel locally and work from WiFi spots in the city

-Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
-This position requires occasional evenings and weekends

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation will not depend on the level of experience but the in-house mandated internship remuneration of USD 750 per month.

The internship will be located in New York City. July 1-August 4 the Intern will work from a home office. August 4 through September 13 the Intern will accompany the group. Post-Event reporting will be handled in a home office September 13 -30. The volume of hours is 20 5-10 hours a week pre- and post-student-arrival and departure and 30 hours a week during the summer school. The home office location should be in New York City.

About the Organization

University of Cologne New York Office reports to the University of Cologne International Office in Cologne, Germany and locally to DAAD New York Office.

The University of Cologne New York Office as a whole offers research events, lectures, alumni roundtables, education courses for its undergraduates, and other opportunities in the fields of higher education and international partnerships in the United States. Past meetings have been held in Boulder, Boston, Houston, San Francisco, Louisville, and New York City, on topics such as university partnership, international strategic partnerships, international higher education, career tracks at University of Cologne, Ph.D. programs in Germany, returning to Germany as a researcher presently in North America, and the language strategy at a German public research university.


To be considered for this position, interested candidates must submit a resume, cover letter, and references to Stefanie Grupp-Clasby via email s.grupp-clasby at uni-koeln.de

University of Cologne is an equal opportunity employer. Deadline: April 26th, 2013

871 United Nations Plaza, 15th Floor, New York, New York, 10017, United States


Start date

July 1, 2013

End date

September 30, 2013

Application deadline

April 26, 2013

Education requirements

4-year degree

Languages needed


Level of language proficiency


German – preferable but not required

Employment type

Part time Internship

Professional level

None specified

Stefanie Grupp-Clasby

University of Cologne New York Office

871 United Nations Plaza
New York, New York 10017, USA
Phone +1 (212) 758-5893
Cell Phone +1 (917) 208-0089
Googlevoice + (646) 807-8540