Creators and Makers: Hear about Student Summer Experiences
AAP Connect Professional Development Series
Come listen, share, and learn about fellow students' summer internships and enjoy lunch with Cornell alumna Carol Rattray '78.
Rattray is cofounder of Zoomdojo, global nomad, entrepreneur, Cornellian, and Asian art collector. Zoomdojo creates programs for students and recent grads in the creative arts, future cities, art and technology, social entrepreneurship, fine arts, music, and medicine. Rattray is also cofounder of the Rattray Kimura Foundation, a private foundation focused on education, culture, and environmental conservation. She is a trustee of Bates College, the Asian Cultural Council, and Tan Dun's Re Foundation. Rattray is a member of the Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Advisory Council, and Cornell University Council; the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center at Columbia University Graduate School of Business Advisory Board; and Global China Connection Advisory Board.
Previously, Rattray was on the board of the Friends of the Museum at Chinese University in Hong Kong. She is a sponsor of the Asia Society's participation in the Studio in a School program and was a supporter of the Tibet Heritage Funds architecture restoration work in Tibet, Ladakh, and Mongolia.
Rattray received a B.A. from Cornell University and an M.I.A. and M.B.A. from Columbia University.
Zoomdojo LLC is a startup based in New York City providing solutions to support youth employment via its global internship and job search engine and online resume creator, combined with curated career programs for students on career search skills and career pathway workshops. Providing support for students and recent graduates exploring careers in arts and culture is one of Zoomdojo's focus areas. In addition to providing online jobs and internship information in this field, Zoomdojo has organized programs on and off campus related to careers in the arts and culture, including Art Intersects Technology, Innovation in the Arts, Art Inspired by Nature, STEM+ART (STEAM), Music & Medicine, Future Cities (China Future), Architecture in China Today, Art as a Business, and private tours of KPF, Sotheby's, the Metropolitan Museum, AIA exhibit, and Tan Dun’s Studio.
Zoomdojo online resources are available to everyone at www.zoomdojo.com.