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Friday, August 1st, 2008
10:10 am
Gender Public Advocacy Coalition
Fall Internships Available!!!

GPAC's Academic Internship Program is designed to give students and youth an opportunity to work with the only national organization working to guarantee every American's right to express their gender free from stereotypes. Interns can expect to benefit professionally from this opportunity while making substantial contributions to the organization's work.
The Gender Public Advocacy Coalition works to ensure that classrooms and communities are safe for everyone to learn, grow, and succeed - whether or not they meet expectations for masculinity and femininity.

Internships Available:
• Administrative
• News Media/Communications/Public Education
• Development
• Research
*Complete Intern Descriptions available online at www.gpac.org.internships.
Term: September – December

Application Deadline:
August 15th

We encourage you to get your application in as early as possible so that we can begin the interview process well before your internship starting date. You can submit an application at any time, but please be aware that we may not be able to process late applications unless additional spots become open.

The majority of internships are for academic credit and unpaid.

To apply, please fill out the online application at: www.gpac.org/internships.

For more information, go to: www.gpac.org/internships or contact Brittney.Hoffman@gpac.org.
Brittney Hoffman, Program Manager for GenderYOUTH
Gender Public Advocacy Coalition (GenderPAC)
1731 Connecticut Ave. NW, 4th Flr WDC 20009
Brittney.Hoffman@gpac.org www.gpac.org
Phone: 202.462.6610 Fax: 202.462.6744
Wednesday, September 19th, 2007
12:55 pm
Monday, September 3rd, 2007
8:08 pm
Get Your Ass to Class Sale @ Strangeland...

September sale #1... which will last throughout the month for all students.

September sale #2 will be announced in about two weeks... and it will be for everybody. Keep an eye out.

Ryan @ Strangeland
Tuesday, October 31st, 2006
12:43 pm
Scary things for you at HELL BALL in DC on Halloween!
We have some VERY Scary things lined up for the guests of the HELL BALL this Tuesday night! Lots of scary surprises... include the passage through the "Land of Shadows", separating the land of the living and the dead, just to enter the HELL BALL itself! As long as you stay within the Hall of Lights you "might" be safe, as you pass into the belly of the beast catacomb and up into the chilling basement stairwell riddled with childhood nightmares! This will be sure to set you in the mood for an evening of fright and fun!

Tuesday Oct 31st
Halloween Night in Washington, DC
@ Club Lime
1824 Half Street, SW DC!

OPEN TO COUPLES AND SINGLES! Everybody can attend!
18+ to Enter 21+ To Drink!

8pm to 2am!!!!

See the website for info and directions!

Or See www.BOUND.org !!!

Horror Freak Show Ass-Kick'n Rock Concert by
Dead On Stage!

- Guest Host Dom Salemi from Brutarian Magazine. He is GOD!

-giveaways from Horror writer, musician, performer Lucan Wolf

- Horror movie Memorabilia giveaways

Sex Starved Xombie Kittens!
KILLER Costume Contest!
Fetish Demos for the Dead!
Horror Erotica Video Show!

Sunday, October 8th, 2006
12:30 am
The 1st Annual DC Zombie Lurch!! :D:D
Greetings!  I hope I'm not intruding in any way!  I just wanted to let you all know about an event I'm organizing, and hope that you can come!
You are cordially invited to become part of our horde, @ 1st Annual DC Zombie Lurch!! :DCollapse )

Want more info?  Check out our web site, our LiveJournal community, our MySpace group, or our solo MySpace page!  Plus, if you want to spread the news about our event via "word-of-mouth," feel free to post this banner in your LJ, MySpace, or other web page! :D

Thanks, and hope to see you there!!

(Cross-posted like mad, for appropriate venues.)
Friday, August 11th, 2006
4:09 pm
Reproductive Justice Internship Opportunities
Cross Posted.

Choice USA's Internship Program

Choice USA is a national non-profit organization that mobilizes and provides ongoing support to the diverse, upcoming generation of leaders who promote and protect reproductive choice both now and in the future. We are dedicated to the right of each person worldwide to decide when and if they will have sex, when and if they will be pregnant, and when and if they will have a child. Choice USA gives emerging leaders the tools they need to organize, network, and exchange ideas to build a youth-centered pro-choice agenda and mobilize communities for reproductive freedom. As part of our mission, Choice USA offers challenging and rewarding internships (paid and unpaid) to pro-choice women and men interested in the non-profit sector. Currently, Choice USA has internship positions available in the communications and online organizing, development, and field departments.

Communications and Online Organizing Department:

Intern projects involve helping with Choice USA's Web site, publications, and media relations. Interns have the opportunity to do media research; develop fresh content for the Web site; and write and edit letters, press releases, and publications. Qualifications: Good internet research skills. Must be proficient in MS Word and Excel, understand basic HTML, and be comfortable using databases. Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and CorelDRAW and an eye for design are desirable but not required.

Development Department/Non-Profit Management:

Intern projects include assisting with the planning and implementation of fundraising and other special events, scheduling and preparing briefing materials, researching potential funding sources, creating collateral for fundraising department, assisting in coordinating fundraising and visibility efforts between communication and development departments and Choice USA's board of directors. In addition, interns may be asked to work with vendors, prepare budgets, assist with financial accounting, and help with overall office organization. Qualifications: strong research abilities, and desire to develop fundraising skills. Must be proficient in MS Word and Excel, understand basic HTML and Quickbook and be comfortable using databases. Business or administration majors are preferred.

Field Department:

Field projects involve helping with the field components of Choice USA's ongoing campaigns and development of affiliates. Interns have the opportunity to participate in organizing trainings and leadership development workshops, aid in the recruitment and retention of campus affiliates, and assist in the development of strategy for our national campaigns. In addition to other meaningful responsibilities, they may assist in the planning of various actions and events including conferences and rallies, as well as accompany field staff on regional campus/school visits. Qualifications: ability to recruit and motivate diverse groups of people. Knowledge of MS Word and Excel and some familiarity with databases preferred.

General Qualifications: Excellent written and oral communication skills. Must be well-organized with ability to juggle multiple tasks and be detail-oriented. Be enthusiastic and have friendly and professional phone manner. Demonstrate ability to be self motivated and self critical.

Choice USA’s intern program also has an evaluation component, which includes weekly meetings with each intern and an exit interview. We are willing to provide documentation for class credit based on these interviews, if needed.

Deadline: Placement decisions will be made on a rolling basis, based on quarter or semester system. You are encouraged to submit your application by the following dates:

August 1st for a fall/winter internship

November 1st for a spring internship

April 1st for a summer internship

For more information, or to download an application form, see our Web site: http://www.choiceusa.org/involved/internships.php

Contact: Internship Coordinator

Choice USA

1010 Wisconsin Avenue, NW #410

Washington, DC 20007

Ph: 202.965.7700 fax: 202.965.7701

Friday, March 24th, 2006
3:12 pm
Hey, just had a quick question if anyone could give me some advice...

I'm doing a summer internship in Congress, and all of the housing options that I've seen so far seem pretty shitty. I'll only be there for 8-10 weeks (most likely 8), so the interndc WISH housing or whatever that makes me pay for 3 months doesn't seem too appealing. I looked at Georgetown summer housing, but thats expensive as all heck as well and has lots of caveats.

Right now, I'm leaning toward finding a place off of craigslist, so I guess my question is: What areas are accessible to Capitol Hill? How does one travel around DC? (I live in NY, so I don't mind the subway). Are there areas to look for/avoid? Any help on this would be much much appreciated!

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Sunday, March 19th, 2006
11:18 am
Sunday, February 26th, 2006
9:12 pm
transportation, x posted like whoa

I'm looking for information regarding those sketchy "china town buses" that'll take you from china town dc to ny or boston. Has anyone ever taken one, how much did it cost, where'd you go, how long did it take, etc.? any information would be appreciated. Also, I'm looking for info about (cheap)public transportation from the fredericksburg area to dc. thanks.
Friday, February 24th, 2006
7:26 pm
This Sunday at IOTA!
Hi everyone,

My name is Aly, I coordinate the street team for a band named Spiraling from New Jersey. (You can check out their tunes at http://www.myspace.com/spiraling).

Spiraling is fronted by Tom Brislin, who in recent years, has played with YES, Meat Loaf, Camel, and Glen Burtnik.

Edgy and dynamic, Spiraling plays their own unique brand of synth-infused
modern rock. The band has toured with OK GO, They Might Be Giants and many other marquee acts. This year alone, they shared the stage with LIVE, Hot Hot Heat, Eisley, Joan Jett, and The Smithereens.

Spiraling will be playing in the DC area at IOTA this weekend-- on Sunday, February 26th. All the details are below. Give their tunes a listen, and try to check out the show!

Sunday 2.26.06 Arlington, VA - IOTA
2832 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201
www.iotaclubandcafe.com Spiraling at 9:00PM
w/ Monopoli and The Making
Tuesday, December 13th, 2005
4:18 pm
sorry to post this in here but I just realized I can't go to the show after all...

I have 2 seats (section 119, row S, seats 22, 23) for the Bon Jovi concert THIS SATURDAY at MCI.

-I paid $150 for them after service fees etc. ($68 was ticket price)
-I will sell them to whomever for $120

These is a good section and the second highest priced ticket- comment if you would like them, or email me at jljanowski@hotmail.com


Thursday, September 8th, 2005
7:21 pm
Pentagon City
Does anyone know if there is a cheap non-meter place to park near the pentagon city metro? I know there's not supposed to be parking there but I was just wondering if someone knew of a good place.

Current Mood: curious
Monday, May 16th, 2005
1:24 pm
Goth Prom this Thursday May 19th, 2005!
Alchemy's Goth Prom on May 19th,2005!
10/15 Half Street N.E.
Washington D.C.
Right next to the Navy Yard Metro on the Green Line.
18 to dance
21 to drink
3 bands
5 DJ's
$10 http://www.ticketmaster.com
$12 at the door.

Lostmoth's Baubles
Boutonnieres $7
Corsages $12
Both with special commemorative ribbon!
Also for sale- box purses and jewelry as well.
Wednesday, April 27th, 2005
12:21 pm
Tuesday, April 26th, 2005
7:14 am
Tickets to go see the Washington Nationals
I have extra tickets and all of the people that I have asked if they wanted to go have not yet called me back or e-mailed me as of yet. If you are a cool person and would like to go to the game, e-mail me at michaelc1974@yahoo.com and be prepared to either meet me the East Falls Church Metro at or around 5:50pm or at the Stadium-Armory stop at 19th and East Capitol St. Exit, just before the game starts.

Oh it may rain, not sure what the rules are for getting into the stadium, they are not posted the Nats (http://washington.nationals.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/index.jsp?c_id=was) website.

Saturday, April 16th, 2005
1:52 pm
This weekend at Midnight- Guest DJ Scary Dave, Silver Dragon Studios, Free giveaway's! 04/16/05
A Quick reminder about Midnight this weekend for those who are out during the day, and would like to go to a fun, cheap event with great bartenders, DJ's, vendors, and more! 17th street is open to the public, and away from the events that will happen in D.C. Those who are interested in going, we are metro assesable, and the first dozen people get in for FREE! Door's open at 9:00pm,cover is just $5 all night long, there are 2-for-one drink specials before 10:00pm, and if you like Goth, 80's, industrial, EBM, and synthpop music this is THE place to be! Read more for details!

Quick reminder about this weekend at Midnight with guest DJ Scary Dave, free stuff and more!Collapse )
Thursday, April 14th, 2005
11:01 pm
Thursday, March 24th, 2005
9:48 pm
Thursday, March 17th, 2005
9:05 pm
Tuesday, March 15th, 2005
10:11 pm
DC Smoke-Free Bills Introduced
Thank goodness for the introduction of the smoke-free bill. It's time to mobilize behind this effort should you want a breathe of fresh air while consuming, dancing or enjoying the urban life. Contact your representative should you live in the district.
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