Event Planning - Winter Break Opportunity List

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Event Planning

Job Shadowing:

  • Caroline Allen '79, P'15 - PA Statewide Afterschool Youth Development Network, Center for Schools and Communities (career field:  Educational Statewide Intermediary) Location:  Camp Hill, PA.  Shadowing Description:  Formed in 2004, Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) operates out of the Center for Schools and Communities in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. PSAYDN promotes sustainable, high-quality out-of-school time youth development programs through advocacy and capacity building to enhance the welfare of Pennsylvania’s children, youth and families. Pennsylvania is one of 47 states that are part of the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation’s funding of statewide afterschool networks. This job shadow experience will demonstrate a fast-paced educational environment with a multitude of activities including social media, event planning, research, advocacy and more.  Available Date(s):  Flexible for all dates
  • Amy Layman '94 - Director of Alumni Program Engagement, Villanova University (career field:  Higher Ed Administration; University Advancement) Location:  Villanova, PA.  Shadowing Description:  The day will start with lunch at noon followed by information sessions with colleagues to provide an overview of higher education administration, diving into specific detail about alumni relations and university advancement (volunteers, event planning, data management, managing alumni boards, social media/marketing, student/young alumni engagement, fundraising and other specific topics). Experience will end mid-afternoon. Available Date(s):  Jan. 14 

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