News December 14, 2017

Small Center is hiring student interns!

Apply by January 2nd, 2018

Small Center is seeking a part-time administrative intern. Through this paid internship, you will gain office and event-management experience by working alongside staff in a community design center affiliated with the Tulane School of Architecture.

Responsibilities may include:

• Writing and design assignments, including creating press releases and flyers

• Setting up and taking down chairs, tables, food, and AV equipment on event days

• Preparing gallery for shows, including printing and cutting signs, and hanging pieces

• Scheduling and contacting potential speakers through both email and phone

• Photographing event speakers and audience members

• Answering telephone inquiries and entering MailChimp contacts into the digital database

• Canvassing the neighborhood and campus for upcoming events

• Assisting with research and writing for upcoming and past projects


• Knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel

• Professional phone manner

• Friendly, polite, and team-oriented

• Ability to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing

• Ability to prioritize tasks and work both independently and collaboratively

• Must be comfortable with climbing short heights and lifting 20 pounds

• Must be available to work monthly events on Monday and Tuesday evenings

Bonus points for:

• Interest in community-driven design, social justice, and/or architecture

• Graphic design skills and knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

• Previous office experience

Additional Info:

• $12 per hour

• Time commitment is 6–10 hours per week with a regular schedule

• Preference for those who can continue Summer 2018 and Fall 2018

• Non-architecture students and those who are early on in their degree programs, especially first-years, sophomores, and first-year doctoral candidates, are encouraged to apply

• Please submit a cover letter and resume to by January 2, 2018, with the subject line “Admin Internship Spring 2018.” Interviews will take place at 1725 Baronne the week of January 16, 2018. No phone calls please.