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Arts with a Purpose

Will be rescheduled later in Spring 2014
Thursday, March 5, 2015
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Employers register here


We are very sorry to have to cancel this event due to the campus snow closure. We will work to find an alternative date later this spring.


Designed specifically for art majors, individuals interested in working within the arts industry and those with an interest in the visual and performing arts. This event will offer you the opportunity to network with professionals from a variety of organizations. Come prepared to talk about your interests and passion!

  • Please RSVP in UMBCworks under Events.
  • Put together a professional outfit to wear to the event.
  • Check out the list of participating employers below and do some research on their organizations.
  • Develop a 30 second commercial so you are prepared to meet and greet our guests.
List of Organizations Registered to Attend
Click on the icon to display organization descriptions provided upon registration.
15Four is a video strategy firm located in Baltimore that provides highly-cinematic storytelling for businesses hoping to reach a wider audience with their brand through live action video, animation, graphic design, and interactive web presence.
ADG Creative
Based in Columbia, MD, ADG Creative is a leading strategic communications agency providing branding and public relations, advertising and design, interactive and e-learning application development, and video production services to government and commercial customers.
We’re a holding company for various publishers of financial, health, travel and special interest books and newsletters -- each offering ideas, information and insights you can’t find anywhere else.
For more than 25 years, Center Stage has helped cultivate the next generation of theater makers through its Professional Internship Program. This highly competitive program helps bridge the gap between university and professional theater by providing early-career artists and administrators with hands-on experience and guidance. Center Stage welcomes a new class of roughly 20 different administrative, artistic, and production interns each season.
Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance
Founded in 2001, The Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance (GBCA) GBCA is a membership and service organization that nurtures and promotes a vibrant, diverse, and sustainable arts and cultural community essential to the region’s economic success and quality of life.
Maryland Art Place (MAP) inspires, supports, and encourages artistic expression through innovative programming, exhibitions, and educational opportunities while recognizing the powerful impact art can have on our community. MAP creates a dynamic environment for artists of our time to engage the public by nurturing and promoting new ideas. MAP has served as a critical resource for contemporary art in the Mid-Atlantic since 1981.
Maryland New Directions is a nonprofit career counseling and employment readiness training organization that has served over 138,000 low-income residents of Baltimore since 1973. Our mission is to provide comprehensive career counseling, employment assistance, and post-employment support to people in life and career transition.
NGA provides timely, relevant, and accurate geospatial intelligence in support of national security.
Pixilated is a three year old Baltimore based open-air event photo booth company that places a premium on quality, experience and efficiency.
RENEGADE. Everything you need under one roof—from creative to production to post-production—with the tools and inspiration to get you from the page to the stage to the screen. All at the largest production studio and stage in the Baltimore-Washington area. Our team is ready to drive the forces of innovation, creative direction, and cost-effective production solutions borne from 25+ years of experience in the field, studio, and editing suite. Commercials. Video and film. Feature-length productions, documentaries, web videos, TV and more. No project too large. No idea too small.
Offering students more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and study opportunities on three continents and online, SCAD is the most comprehensive art and design university in the world. As a private, nonprofit, fully accredited art and design university, the SCAD mission is to prepare talented students for professional careers. Of our Spring 2013 graduates, 93 percent were employed or seeking further education within 10 months of graduation.
Spotlighters Theatre produces exceptional, diverse, creative & bold theatre for the Baltimore community. We strive to push the audience in their experiences and challenge them to think, feel and act differently; through exposure to dramatic, comedic, and musical theatre.
TalkingTree Creative produces Corporate Theater on stage, on screen and online to engage audiences with entertaining and educational content. Our video productions and event services encompass the full spectrum of live and recorded performance which we deliver for corporate, non-profit and government clients.
The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks innovation and excellence in an artistic program that focuses on art of the modern era, from the 19th century to the present. The Museum is committed to creating an environment that inspires creativity, encourages learning, and fosters human understanding in a place where everyone feels welcome.
The BOSS Group is an award-winning creative staffing firm for interactive, creative and marketing talent. We’ve been supplying temporary, temp-to-hire, direct hire and managed services solutions to leading organizations across virtually every industry sector for 25 years. Our clients attest to our expertise in creative staffing, the high caliber of our talent and our track record of service excellence. The BOSS Group has local offices in many major metropolitan areas, such as Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, New Jersey, Philadelphia, and Washington DC - and is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise and a member of the BLR Holdings family of companies.
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is a living classroom, providing a broad spectrum of learning opportunities for its varied audiences both on-grounds and through innovative programs, lectures, expeditions and other off-grounds opportunities. The Zoo’s mission is to preserve the earth’s wildlife and wild lands through conservation, education, research, and recreation.

17 companies registered.

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