Finding a job after graduation requires a combination of preparation and persistence. The Career Center
supports graduating students and interested alumni by providing an annual series of more than 30 seminars, lectures and guest speakers from various art and design professions.
Skills that are emphasized include writing an effective resume, preparing a professional portfolio and handling an interview. Some of the other topics covered in workshops include contracts and copyrights, grant writing and financial management.
Other resources of the Career Center include ArtWorks
, an online job listing service, and several computers with a library of bookmarked websites for artists and designers. RISD students may also meet with a career counselor for an individual appointment if they wish. For more information, contact the Career Center: 401 454-6620