Intern

Archive Internship:

We offer an Archive Internship in Orange County, CA.  You will learn Omeka, a collection management system. We work with physical and digital collections. You will learn the process of creating inventory lists, building collections, and adding them to a database. We are designing community exhibits which utilize these resources. You will be a part of the research and design team. 

Additionally, we are adding new content to the collections. We specialize in oral history methods and public history projects. You will help us digitize and process archival materials. 

 Desired Skills and Expertise

  • Interest in local history
  • Detailed oriented
  • Research and writing skills

Please send us a Cover Letter with a C.V./Résumé to be considered for our program. This internship is for academic credit.

 


VR & Video Production Internship:

We are creating augmented museum exhibit experiences for Google Cardboard and Samsung Oculus. Help us curate unique experience for our gallery guests. We are also creating video oral histories. Support us on-site with filming B-roll and the interviews. Contribute to post-production editing the 4K filmed histories in Premiere. We utilize archival multimedia from local collections to create dynamic stories.

Help us timestamp the interview for the final transcript and recording log. The media will then be added to Oral History Metadata Synchronizer (OHMS) which indexes the final video to each thematic section for increased searchability.

 Desired Skills and Expertise

  • Completed film production courses (basic/intermediate/advanced production, broadcast media (tv, radio, podcast)
  • Can help us create oral history videos which can be similar to documentary/narrative films
  • Film production experience with a team (can work with a variety of personalities, can adapt to changes in production schedule, flexibility to meet at various filming locations such as indoors or outdoors)
  • Show working knowledge of filming equipment (camera operation, audio/microphones, lighting)
  • Adobe CC Premiere video editing experience preferred or another professional editing software (audio enhancement, color correction, introduction, titles, and end credits)

Optional Skills and Expertise

  • VR experience with Samsung Oculus and Google Cardboard

Please send us a Cover Letter with a C.V./Résumé to be considered for our program. This internship is for academic credit.


Marketing and Social Media Internship:

Preferred Skills and Expertise

  • Can contribute to weekly Field Notes by visiting museum sites
  • Can edit MailChimp email marketing campaigns
  • Familiar with Hootsuite to schedule social media posts to all channels
  • Press releases for upcoming events
  • Editing marketing materials
  • Develop and design publications (brochures, business cards, exhibition catalog)

Please send us a Cover Letter with a C.V./Résumé to be considered for our program. This internship is for academic credit.


Developer Internship:

70 Degrees has an ongoing partnership with UCI Applied Innovation. We are adapting Google API to an open-source system. We are also created an augmented VR experience. If you have a technical background, please apply to our program. We prefer that you’ve completed an academic program in this field or are near graduation.

Desired Skills and Expertise

  • Computer Programming and Scripting skills with a working knowledge of Python, Node.js, R, Perl, C++, etc.
  • Can utilize Google API and perform data tests for machine learning
  • Familiarity with cloud systems such as Google Cloud Console and Amazon Web Services

Optional Skills and Expertise

  • Familiarity with Linux based systems for Omeka, our archive collection management system
  • Can create and manage databases like MySQL
  • VR experience with Samsung Oculus and Google Cardboard

Please send us a Cover Letter with a C.V./Résumé to be considered for our program.