Visual & Performing Arts Internships & Opportunities

Students in the Visual & Performing Arts have been placed as interns at a great many museums, schools and businesses

Internship Opportunities

Places where Stonehill College students have recently interned include:

  • Art of the Event Inc.
  • Black Dog
  • Boston Ballet
  • Boston magazine
  • Eat. Drink. Mingle. Group
  • KW Design
  • Little Dolce Photography
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Museum of Fine Arts
  • Peabody Essex Museum
  • Seventeen magazine
  • Sodexo
  • Special Olympics
  • The Sun Chronicle

Campus Resources & Opportunities

The Carole Calo Gallery

The Carole Calo Gallery is a working gallery space where students annually curate a professional exhibition and that hosts other professional exhibitions throughout the year.

Extended Classroom

Students study on-site at museums, galleries and historical sites in New England and New York as well as study-abroad programs in Florence, Perugia, London or Paris.

Arts Outreach – Mentoring Through

Photography and Visual Arts This program pairs elementary school students with Stonehill mentors during the academic year.

InHouse Design

This student-run graphic design service regularly does work for nonprofit groups and community-based learning programs.

Music Technology Lab

Housed in our Piano Lab in Cushing-Martin Hall, this state-of-the-art resource enables students to create music digitally, sync it to video, etc.

Hemingway Theatre

A 250-seat facility that stages theater productions and dance company performances. As well as:

  • Dance Studios
  • Piano Lab
  • Graphics Design Lab
  • Digital Photography Lab
  • Analog Photography Darkroom
“ The Stonehill VPA Department … provides students with
professional directors and designers who provide a level
of insight that would be hard to find elsewhere.”
Christopher S. Crider-Plonka ’16, Arts Administration major

Career Services Resources for Students

The Office of Career Services offers extensive assistance to students seeking employment, pursuing advanced studies or participating in postgraduate service opportunities. By completing internships and utilizing mentors, students are empowered to build lifelong career management skills.

Visual & Performing Arts-specific career resources

  • Extensive on-campus recruiting program for internships and entry-level positions.
  • Annual career fairs.
  • Various industry-specific career lunches – arts administration, nonprofits.
  • Externships and internships in New York, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C. (weeklong and semesterlong programs).

Active Mentors

  • Boston Interactive Web Designer
  • Cengage Learning Associate Content Project Manager
  • Gibbes Museum of Art Membership Coordinator
  • New Hampshire Historical Society Education Programs Coordinator
  • Smithsonian Institution Education Specialist

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