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Travelling on Memorial Day weekend...?

Roy Lichtenstein
Study for No Thank You!, 1964

That’s what I should have said. Probably. But I figured, if I avoided the rush on Thursday or – worse – Friday afternoon, I could just about manage to make it to destination unscathed. 57 more words

New York

Prospect Park Zoo

I had another chance to spend the day working at the Prospect Park Zoo this week. The zoo looks beautiful and the collection animals active. Brooklyn’s… 73 more words

Photography

Song E Napule

My solitary lunch adventures are usually planned the night before. Perched on the couch, I scour Yelp for promising restaurants. Scrolling through the photos, I try to suss out if they have bar seating, how crowded it looks, if they have a lunch special… 449 more words

Restaurants

Associate, Institutional Philanthropy & Partnerships at International Rescue Committee

Fields: disaster recovery, refugees, human rights, international relations,

Location: NYC New York

Deadline: June 22, 2018

Details and Requirements: IRC is a leading non-sectarian non-profit organization providing emergency relief, protection, rehabilitation assistance, resettlement services and advocacy for refugees and victims of oppression or violent conflict. 104 more words

Full Time

Operations Assistant at Data & Society Research Institute

Fields: technology, social science, anthropology, sociology,

Location: NYC New York

Deadline: June 15, 2018

Details and Requirements: Data & Society focuses on the social and cultural issues arising from data centric technological development. 69 more words

Full Time

Legal Assistant, Europe & Global Advocacy Programs at Center for Reproductive Rights

Fields: law, reproductive rights, women, human rights,

Location: NYC New York

Deadline: NA

Details and Requirements: B.A. degree or foreign equivalent is required; Commitment to reproductive rights and women’s human rights issues; Experience in providing administrative support and schedule and calendar coordination; Experience in organizing events and handling logistical tasks such as travel arrangements; Experience in project administration, including budget management; Experience with producing materials for publication, including proof-reading and cite-checking; Experience working with NGOs, and particularly INGOs, is a plus; Basic knowledge about the law, legal writing, and different legal systems is a plus; Basic knowledge about human rights and of UN and/or regional human rights system is a plusProficiency in French, Spanish and/or Russian is a plus. 8 more words

Full Time

Program Associate at Independent Commission on NYC Criminal Justice Reform

Fields: public interest, criminal justice, correctional system, prisons, human rights

Location: NYC New York

Deadline: June 18, 2018

Details and Requirements: This is a unique opportunity to be a part of an organization that in two years has established itself as an authority on reforming New York City’s criminal justice system and closing the City’s massive Rikers Island jail complex. 60 more words

Full Time