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Motivos Announces Art and Writing Contest, Magazine Spring Launch, and Summer Jobs!

February 25, 2016 by davia dally in Events, Feature
Motivos Magazine announces art & writing contests, spring edition magazine launch celebration and summer jobs for youth!
ART: The Motivos- Moore Cycle contest deadline is extended through February 29th. Moore College has partnered with Motivos to encourage high school students to breathe new life into things otherwise seen as trash. Can your students upcycle materials into creative accessories? Have them give it a try, then send photos of your students with their upcycled accessory by the next Monday for a chance to be one of three winners! TerraCycle will award prizes & Moore College will recognize winners at the Motivos spring edition launch celebratory dinner hosted by Moore College of Art & Design on April 1st, 5:30-7:30pm. Furthermore, winners will be published in will Motivos summer edition!
WRITING: See website for the writing prompt for Community Voice and general Call for Submissions for our all sections of our summer edition. The theme is Freedom. Deadline is March 21st.
INVITATION April 1st, 5:30-7:30 at Moore College of Art & Design is the Motivos spring edition celebratory dinner/performance/awards show. You are invited to attend! RSVP here: Space is limited.
SUMMER JOBS FOR YOUTH Sophomores and older who are interested in paid summer positions at Motivos magazine should send an e-mail with resume. We will send them positions descriptions in April. Summer YouthWorks provides stipends for six weeks, 20 hrs/wk. for students accepted into the Motivos Summer Media Intern program.
Feb. 29th: deadline for Motivos- MooreCycle ART competition
March 21st: deadline for Motivos writing competition
April 1st: Motivos spring edition launch dinner reception at Moore College of Art & Design
April 1st: Motivos Summer Media Intern descriptions available. Send interested students our way.

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