Co-op Internship Orientations

All Orientations at 12:00 p.m.
Lakeview Building, 116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1429

Wednesday, November 18
Monday, November 30

Thursday, December 10
Thursday, January 21
Friday, January 29

Fall Workshops and Events

Self-Employment Essentials with Terri Lonier

Wednesday, December 9, 12:10–12:50 p.m.
116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1429

Join SAIC Dean Terri Lonier, one of the country’s leading experts in self-employment, for a quick overview of what it takes to succeed as a self-employed creative professional. Hear the inside tips, as well as the pitfalls to avoid. Come get your questions answered.

Small Business Development Office Hours with Florence Hardy

Thursday, November 12, 12:00–2:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 10, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1400

Interested in starting a business? Are you already in business in need of additional assistance in growing it? Schedule an appointment with an expert in the field, Florence Hardy, Director of Illinois Small Business Development Center at the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce
Schedule an appointment

Chili + Co-op

Thursday, November 19, 4:30–5:30 p.m.
MacLean Center, 112 S. Michigan Ave., 14th floor lounge

Interested in doing Co-op in the Spring or Summer? Come to this fun and informational discussion where recent Co-op alumni will share their Co-op stories over a cup of chili, followed by a Q + A.

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Saturday Skill Shares

Writing Your Artist Statement

Saturday, November 14, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Sharp Building, 37 S. Wabash Ave., suite 327

Develop a compelling statement about your art or design practice, in this hands-on workshop led by Sherry Antonini. Bring paper and writing utensil.

Documenting Your Work

Saturday, November 21, 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Sharp Building, 37 S. Wabash Ave., suite 327

From photographing to editing, Robert Chase Heishman will share techniques for documenting your work and creating a strong portfolio.
Bring your 2D or 3D work. Register

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Co-op Internship Fair

Gear up for Spring and Summer 2016 by participating in Co-op Internship Fair!

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Contact us at 312.499.4130 or

All events are free for SAIC degree-seeking students and alumni. Persons with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation for this program should contact or 312.499.4130 as soon as possible so that arrangements can be made.

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