Arts & Humanities

Gala Organizer – Academy Awards Gala – Humanities

Description

The student in this position worked under the supervision of the Academy Awards Gala Committee Chair. The student assisted with finding sponsors for the Academy Awards Gala Fundraiser and helped organize and promote events with University Relations.

Position Overview

This student position works under the supervision of the Academy Awards Gala Committee Chair.  The student assists with finding sponsors for the Academy Awards Gala Fundraiser and helps organize and promote events with University Relations. The Gala is a fundraiser for future students awards for students taking academic English courses.

Duties include liaising with University Relations, developing targeted fundraising tactics for the event, including helping to identify potential contributors, assisting with promotion and organization of the event, and identifying specific logistics and organizational needs.

Graduate Attributes Associated

Students in this position will gain skills in oral and written communication, collaboration, critical and creative thinking, and integrative learning.

Position Type

  • This is a volunteer position 

Sign Up Directions

For more information, please contact Janet Grafton, Administrative Assistant, Arts & Humanities at Janet.Grafton@viu.ca