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Big Awesome Student Portfolio Day

When
Thu, May 21, 2015 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
Where
Nevada Museum of Art
160 West Liberty Street
Reno, NV 89501

AIGA Reno/Tahoe presents the fourth annual:

 BIG AWESOME STUDENT PORTFOLIO DAY. 

Portfolio day is a chance for you to practice your presentation skills and get valuable feedback from local professionals about your design work and resume in a no-risk environment geared at preparing you for the professional portfolio presentation process.

All students will have the opportunity participate in portfolio reviews with design professionals, a roundtable on how to improve your resume, a Q&A roundtable with industry experts, and receive a professional head shot.

 THE DETAILS 

Thursday, May 21, 2015
5:30pm - 7pm
The Founder's Room
Nevada Museum of Art

 REGISTRATION 

$10 - AIGA Members
$15 - Non-Members
$25  - Day of Registration
$50  - Join AIGA 
FREE for Professionals
 

 WHAT TO BRING 

Bring 7-10 pieces of your best work from your portfolio, as well as multiple copies of your resume and business cards. If you plan on showing interactive or rich-media work, please bring a fully-charged laptop. WiFi will be available.

 

 THE SCHEDULE 

5:00pm - 5:30pm     Check-in and pick-up name badge, set-up your portfolio

5:30pm - 5:40pm     Welcome and Introductions. Students will be split into 2 groups and switch after 1 hr

5:45pm - 6pm     Group 1 - Portfolio Review

6pm - 6:15pm     Group 2 - Break Out Sessions: Head Shots, Resume 101 & Professional Q&A

6:15pm - 6:30pm     Group 1 - Break Out Sessions: Head Shots, Resume 101 & Professional Q&A

6:30pm - 6:45pm     Group 2 - Portfolio Review

6:45pm - 7:00pm     Closing Remarks & Award Announcement

 

 ENTER TO WIN THE PORTFOLIO AWARD 

After registering, email your bio, résumé and 3 digital samples of your best work by May 18, in RGB JPG, PDF or QT format to info@renotahoe.aiga.org. Please provide your name, phone number, email address, and location of the school you attend. 

 

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