From Sarah Chrystler ’13/GRAD, Kim-Frank Fellow in the Writing Programs, who wishes to employ you:
Love the writers who come to speak at the Russell House? Want to get paid to watch them read? Come work for the series!
At the Writing Programs we are hiring several students to join the staff of the Russell House for the spring semester. You will work closely with the House’s Writing Fellow, helping to run the visiting writers’ talks. Duties include greeting the campus audience and members of the public, managing the reception, and helping to meet the speaker’s needs. Perks include meeting the authors and sharing the reception food after the event, including desserts from the Green Room.
Applicants should be well organized, polite, and calm in the face of last-minute problems.
To apply, please send these materials to Sarah Chrystler at russellhouse[at]wesleyan[dot]edu by February 5th at 4 p.m.
1) A statement of interest that describes your work experience.
2) A resume, if you have one available.
3) Your spring class schedule and a list of any other time commitments you’ve already made.