Student experience at the AVRC
This is a space for students working in the AVRC to share their experiences and project highlights!
Did you complete a work study placement, practicum, or summer job at the AVRC? Was this experience valuable to you? If you are interested in sharing your experience in a blog post, please write to Nancy Duff.
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
YCW Job Opportunities
The Audio-Visual Resource Centre is looking for two dedicated and reliable upper-level undergraduate or graduate students studying art and architectural history, film studies or music to assist with various projects, including editing and describing digital media assets, the evaluation of legacy analogue collection materials, digitizing...
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Rebecca – Collections Assistant 2020/21 (Young Canada Works Program)
I have been lucky enough to have worked with the AVRC team as the Collections Assistant throughout the 2020/21 school year. Due to COVID-19, the position had been moved from a summer position to a remote part-time position throughout the year. This meant that, like students had in the past, I would not be...
Monday, May 4, 2020
YCW Job Opportunities – Summer 2020
Note: Positions will start as soon as physical distancing restrictions ease and modified work arrangements can be made. Update May 19: Applications are being reviewed NOW. This position remains open until this post is updated. The Audio-Visual Resource Centre is looking for two dedicated and reliable upper-level undergraduate or graduate students...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Following the advice of Ottawa Public Health, the Ontario Ministry of Health, Public Health Ontario and the Public Health Agency of Canada, Carleton University has closed all non-essential services. During this time, the School for Studies of Art and Culture (SSAC) will be operating online, and staff will be working remotely. For support,...
Friday, December 1, 2017
Landon – Young Canada Works Summer Job 2017
Post by Landon Arbuckle, MA Film Studies 2017 I would like to share with you a bit about how I spent a large portion of my summer during 2017 working with Carleton University’s Audio-Visual Resource Centre, and why it was such a unique opportunity to build my portfolio of transferable skills in an area...
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Matthew – Summer Archives Assistant 2015
Post by Matthew Sanders, MA Film Studies '16 Throughout both my Bachelors and Masters degree the AVRC was a valuable resource for my academic and professional development. In the summer of 2015 I had the opportunity to work as an archive's assistant for the AVRC thanks to Nancy Duff, supervisor of the AVRC. My...