The Gephardt Institute for Civic and Community Engagement is hosting Civic Action Week on September 25-30, 2022. This is a weeklong initiative to highlight civic engagement opportunities throughout Washington University—in relationship with local community, campus partners, and beyond. All week across campus, different faculty, staff, and community partners will host events and other opportunities to […]
Based in St. Louis, Missouri, Custom Foodscaping transforms ordinary outdoor spaces into beautiful, food-producing landscapes. They help people grow organic fruits and veggies in their homes, businesses, and community spaces with the mission of creating a healthier, more connected world. They are a full-service design and install company working from visioning to installation of any […]
BOSS is back! For the 4th year running, our fellows will get to pair up with one of our amazing community partners, train with local leaders on organizing, communications, data and more. BOSS is a space for political education, building a foundation for organizing and sharpening with your community. Apply to be a fellow […]
Forest ReLeaf of Missouri, a nonprofit tree growing and planting organization in St. Louis, isseeking a communications student for immediate help with a project. The project is part of a communications effort to promote our 2-year tree planting initiative taking place in the Ville Community in North St. Louis. Our objective is to grow awareness […]
Forward through Ferguson seeks Fellows for Winter to Summer 2022. Storytelling and Communications Fellow Description Work with the Director of Storytelling & Communications and Executive Director to implement multiple elements of FTF’s storytelling & communications plan, including social media, newsletters, and storytelling projects. Develop weekly content and copy for FTF’s social media channels, highlighting FTF […]
Building Futures is seeking a full-time design build teacher and part-time design build teacher. Duties for both positions include teaching design and build classes. Candidates must be dedicated to helping teach BUILDING FUTURES students:• Discover their unique abilities• Learn the process of working in cycles, changing scales, incorporating knowledge base from other disciplinesMust be dedicated […]
Creative Reaction Lab is hiring St. Louis-based and remote positions, including Marketing & Communications Director, Office Associate, and Graphic Design Associate. Learn more here.
The Program Assistant is responsible for uploading content to the Divided City Website and Social Media. Assistant should have some experience/familiarity with WordPress. Duties: Upload content to Divided City website Maintain Divided City website Design promotional fliers for Divided City events Generate and schedule social media posts for the Divided City’s Facebook Page Other Details: […]
Perception Isn’t Always Reality will engage Black teen and young adult artists to reevaluate messages they may have received about COVID and vaccinations and to evaluate the sources of the information. Through their own brand of urban storytelling that involves collaborative work in hip hop music and krump dance, videography, photography, and podcasting, the artists […]
It is Freedom Arts’ Giving Week, an opportunity to give back to a good cause after what felt to my email inbox like a weeklong Black Friday. Donate to help them reach their 5k goal and support diverse, equitable, and accessible art education programs in our city!
The Civic Leadership Program, AIA New York, and nycoba|NOMA are hosting a free webinar for students on Thursday, December 2, from 5 to 7p Central via Zoom. As we experience shifts in design practice and pedagogy, many of us find ourselves collectively questioning our approaches to work. While we may find ourselves committed to doing […]
Creative Reaction Lab is a St. Louis-based organization with a mission to educate, train, and challenge Black and Latinx youth to become leaders designing healthy and racially equitable communities. They are hiring for various local and remote roles, including Program Associate, Digital Media and Communications Coordinator (VISTA), and Graphic Design Associate. See all the roles […]
Help us paint the sidewalk at the West End Park 4 to 6p on October 16! We will have paint, supplies, and wine! BYOB welcome as well. Register now! Come celebrate 11a to 2p on October 23 for our ribbon cutting celebration as we open the West End Park! Register now! Learn more at www.pocketparks.co.
On October 2 from 8a to 12p, we will be installing about 350 native plants in the West End Park at 5900 Clemens Ave, St. Louis, MO 63112. We need volunteers to help us put plants in the ground, do some light soil moving, and mulch the garden! Come join as your schedule allows. Find […]
The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru) invites proposals for the 2021 a2ru National Conference, Sharing Stories: The Case for Art, which will be held online on November 3-5, 2021. Please note, the Steps Toward Change Student Panel will take place on November 4th, 11am -12pm EST. The deadline to apply for a […]
Come together with the 2019-2021 Enterprise Rose Fellows for through connection and story. In the spirit of John O’Neal and Free Southern Theater’s story circles, the outgoing Rose Fellow class will share stories about community, care, and the future we imagine. We will reflect upon the lessons of COVID, summer 2020 uprisings, and micro community […]
Olmsted 200 invites you to join the third webinar in our Conversations with Olmsted series. In this series, we explore different aspects of Olmsted’s far-reaching influence on America’s physical landscape and social fabric. This installment is co-hosted with one of our founding partners— American Public Health Association. Olmsted believed parks function as “lungs of the […]
Trailnet seeks an urban planner to lead our planning efforts to create healthy, active and vibrant communities where walking, biking and the use of transit become a way of life. The Community Planning Manager plays a key role in shaping our planning and design community engagement efforts to increase access to equitable mobility options for […]
Wanda Dalla Costa, Principal, Taw Architecture Collective PLLC. Director, Indigenous Design Collaborative. Wednesday, September 8, 2021, 4-5p EST / 1-2p PSTCredits: 1 LU HSW Session Description: Indigenous design is part of the collective reimaging underway in the field of architecture. Utilizing assets such as stories, rituals, values, history, and knowledge, Indigenous design offers a pathway that is […]
A discussion with Craig Stevenson and Cory Stevenson from OAC Chicago about codesign, ecologies, and transitions: placemaking as healing and futuring shifting between systems and ecologies transition design August 26th, 2021 6-7p. Register here.
Session Description: Justin Garrett Moore will be sharing a variety of recent work from his involvement and leadership with Urban Patch, Dark Matter University, BlackSpace, and other groups, sharing his approach to working across different modes of practice crossing public service, education, social enterprise, and collectives, exploring the various types of work and agency that […]
Join Next City for SPACES & PLACES 2021: Visions of Black-led Communities – a virtual film festival. The festival is pay-what-you-wish to attend. SPACES & PLACES will assemble urbanists, planners and community leaders for a two-day event of virtual learning and exchange. DAY 1 | August 5th | 12 pm to 1:30 pm ET Soul […]
The Vacancy Collaborative is hiring for a Communications and Capacity Building VISTA and a Lead For America Fellowship. Applications are due June 15. Read more about the open positions here.
Submissions are open for the 2021-2022 Design Trust Equitable Public Space Fellowship Program. Two Fellows will be selected to join the Design Trust team as full-time paid staff members for an intensive one-year fellowship to begin in September 2021 and end in September 2022. Fellows will become a part of the Design Trust community, interacting […]
A two-day virtual conversation on disability, the media, and what’s next. Each day people will gather in small virtual groups to discuss the following topics: -Media Accessibility-Disability in 2020: COVID-19, Black Lives Matter, and more-Media Representation: Current Trends-Media Representation: The Future Over the two days, participants will join a randomized group of no more than […]
Creative Reaction Lab is hiring an Interaction Design Associate, Learning and Education Manager, Evaluation Coordinator, Curriculum Development Associate,and various VISTA positions. Learn more here.
Join the national design movement as we launch the Anti-Racist Design Justice Index and campaign! June 5, 2021 at 1p CST More information here.
How do climate change and racism intersect in American cities and towns to produce risk and harm, as well as possibilities for transformation in Black spaces? What visions for environmental and climate justice have Black communities imagined and enacted? This conversation brings architects, climate activists, and audience members together around key questions raised in the […]
A two-year paid fellowship is available with the Vacancy Collaborative and Green City Coalition through a program called Lead For America. The Lead for America fellowship program selects, trains, and places leaders ages 21-30 in high-leverage roles within their local communities. You can see the specific listing by scrolling down to Missouri. The deadline to apply is […]
Creative Reaction Lab is searching for a Content Marketing Manager that would thrive in a team-centered, co-creation culture for racial and health equity that centers Black and Latinx youth. The Content Marketing Manager will build the capacity of Creative Reaction Lab by developing and implementing our traditional and digital marketing & communications strategies for awareness […]
EcoDistricts is thrilled to be kicking off our 2021 Webinar Wednesday Series with the renowned Nathaniel Smith of Partnership for Southern Equity on March 17th at 11 AM PST/2 PM EST. Nathaniel Smith is a passionate advocate for equitable land use practices and one of the top leaders in holistic community sustainability. Smith’s advocacy activities were instrumental in […]
How can landscape designers, architects, and planners create more accessible and inclusive landscapes for disabled folks across the spectrum of disability? Don’t miss the 2/23 ACD Webinar at 2-3:30p CST. More details and registration here.
The Olin Business School is partnering with the Experiential Learning Center to offer student internship opportunities focused on fighting food insecurities with local non-profits including Operation Food Search. They are seeking interested architecture student interns and faculty advisors to participate in summer/fall 2021 to work on the redesign of the existing Operation Food Search space […]
The goal of the Mission: St. Louis is to eradicate poverty through empowering low-income individuals to be leaders in their lives, families, and neighborhoods. We focus on our efforts within the city of St. Louis, where there is a 28.8% poverty rate. The Digital Content & Design VISTA member will build the capacity of Mission: […]
Environmental Racism Solution Series Event: Old & Moldy Toxins: Take a look into how mold and lead poisoning disproportionately affect BIPOC citizens. Action St. Louis, Arch City Defenders, Dutchtown South Community Corporation, & Sierra Club are partnering again to bring a series of events to dialogue the solutions to make St. Louis a whole and […]
At 1p on Wednesday, November 18, Meghan and Nella will share their lens on cultural resilience and talk about how advancing community cultural equity, stewarding organizational development with a cultural lens, and facilitating space and tools for collective healing can be part of how we define and invest in community resilience. Learn more and register […]