Visual, Written + Performing Arts

DO YOU DREAM OF A CAREER THAT FOCUSES ON YOUR CREATIVE PRACTICE AND PASSION? Are you an actor, dancer, visual artist, writer, or multimedia artist?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You have a passion for a specific artistic discipline and want to pursue it after college.
  • You enjoy seeing the world differently, pursuing novel experiences, and expressing yourself through artistic pursuits.
  • You have a strong sense of purpose and self-discipline. You want to follow your own path.
  • You have an affinity for aesthetics, patterning, and meaning, and want to share your vision through creative work.
  • You are a creative thinker and maker who wants to explore a wide variety of ways to put your artistic abilities to work after college.

Explore the Visual, Written + Performing Arts career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

An IU Day Special: Internships are a Crucial Part of the College Experience

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The Walter Center for Career Achievement offers a unique vision of career development for students of the arts and sciences — one that includes helping each student land that first job after college.

We’ve found that students who are able to …

By Maureen Langley
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How to Show off your Skills: The 2X “Secret”

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I admit this isn’t really a secret, but it is a good idea: Standing out is not necessarily about being the best (or even very good) at any one particular thing, but rather developing rare and valuable combinations of skills. …

By Trevor Verrot
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IU Volleyball Program in Search of a Hype Person

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IU volleyball Coach Steve Aird is looking for a hype person to help make the next volleyball season the best it can be!

This position would require the student to take part in various events such as in-game promotions and …

By Courtney Stapleton
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How to Handle Rejection When Things Don’t Work Out as Planned

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It happens to everyone, and it will happen to you. Sometimes, it seems like it’s happening all the time. When a job doesn’t work out; when a prize, internship, or scholarship goes to someone else; when a client doesn’t like …

By Trevor Verrot
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Career Profile: Museum Access Coordinator

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Many different kinds of people with many different abilities ought to have access to cultural institutions, and a Museum Access Coordinator is tasked with meeting an institution’s commitment to opening its collections, exhibitions, and programs to as wide an audience …

By Trevor Verrot
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