Andie Dutton
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internship/employment

internships i've had and other jobs

Internship/Employment

Account Venue Manager/Calendar Editorial Intern

Little Village Magazine

Iowa City, Iowa

December 2017-Present

  • Manage communication with 150+ venues in the Iowa City area
  • Update online calendar with event information 

Style Guru/Community Member

Collegefashionista.com

New York, New York

December 2018-Present

CollegeFashionista.com is a community of influential college students gaining access and experience in fashion, beauty, and the digital media industries.

  • Use writing, photography, and social media management skills to produce high quality blog posts
  • Promote the CF brand through social media posts

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant

The University of Iowa

Iowa City, Iowa

October 2017-Present

In October of 2017, I began preparing and practicing to be an undergraduate teaching assistant for the Gender, Sexuality and the Media course for the Spring 2018 semester. 

As an undergraduate teaching assistant, I will hold office hours to help students with class preparation and assignments. I will also teach lecture and lead discussion on topics including but not limited to: Feminism, Virginity & Purity, Porn Culture, Rape Culture, Women in Politics, White Privilege and Racial Profiling, and Domestic Violence


Resident Assistant

University of Iowa Housing and Dining

Iowa City, IA

April 2016-Present

  • Develop, implement, and present community development activities, late night programming, and learning initiatives for residents

  • Participate in weekly staff meetings, meetings with supervisor, training workshops, annual performance evaluation process and other departmental communication

  • Communicate effectively and create collaborative and positive relationships with campus and community partners, staff team, staff within University Housing and Dining, and residents

  • Conduct myself in an honest, conscientious, courteous, and professional manner at all times, showing respect for persons of all backgrounds, races, or sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, abilities, etc.


Corporate Responsibility Communications Intern 

Allstate 

Northbrook,IL

May 2017-August 2017 

  • -Support the Corporate Relations communications team in developing communications plans for individual Purple Purse, Good Starts Young and/or Helping Hands campaigns. 
  • Provide support and ongoing management of Corporate Responsibility thought leadership communications, which includes identifying and pursuing award, speaking, editorial and op-ed opportunities.
  • Create Corporate Responsibility-focused social posts for @AllstateFDN, working closely with the Allstate social media team to distribute content and assess engagement. 
  • Write a variety of communications materials including blog posts, newsletter articles, social posts, website posts/articles, digital sign captions, and a variety of employee and agency owner internal communications.
  • Collaborate and build relationships with Purple Purse, Good Starts Young and/or Helping Hands program leads, members of the Allstate National Media team and our Allstate Product Marketing partners. 
  • Manage the timeline for the creation and distribution of communications for individual campaigns, ensuring everything is completed at the appropriate time.
  • Monitor for communications placements and/or engagements, align results with program goals and report results to the team.

Public Policy and Advocacy Intern

Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota

St. Paul, MN

June 2016-August 2016 

  • Invigorate Planned Parenthood in local communities through outreach and organizing tactics and work creatively and proactively to plan and execute community outreach events

  • Proactively organize internal and external advocacy tactics to better engage patients and community

  • Develop understanding of and proficiency with operations of a nonprofit external affairs department

  • Develop transferable skills for work in political campaigns, issue advocacy and grassroots organizing

  • Educate the public about 2016 state and federal election and advocate for progressive candidates


Marketing Intern

OrderUp; a Groupon company

IowaCity,IA

December 2015-May 2016 

  • Work on local partnerships with events, businesses, and brands

  • Brainstorm locally relevant marketing initiatives; including all aspects of pre-production, event execution, and post-event follow up

  • Execute guerilla marketing techniques to increase visibility and traffic for local events

  • Work with department leadership to integrate them in planning processes and develop a great understanding for strategic marketing and brand development


Community Engagement Intern

Domestic Violence Intervention Program

Iowa City, IA

December 2015-May 2016 

  • Recruit, interview, and screen potential volunteers for DVIP programs
  • Develop and implement community awareness events and training, including presentations
  • Answering crisis calls, assisting victims with their situation and directing them to the right resources
  • Organize and execute community outreach events and fundraisers
  • Work with a diverse victim set and be able to effectively get along and offer solutions to challenging problems