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Coming Soon: The New Works Festival App!

The Cohen New Works Festival presented by the University Co-op announces:

Coming Soon to an App Store Near You, The Cohen New Works Festival App!

app store iconsInformation Technology Manager, Taylor McCaslin and Application Chair & Technical Writer, Victoria Goss, are developing a custom New Works Festival app for Android Smartphones and iOS devices.

Expected to appear in the Google Play Android Market and Apple App Stores in early March, the Festival app will include a festival guide, interactive maps, project information and much more!

“We want the app to be cutting edge, easy to use, and accessible to everyone. That’s why we are developing the app for multiple platforms,” McCaslin explained.
 The Festival app comes on the tails of the Online Application and website redesign. The Festival’s embrace of technology and digitization has extended the reach and accessibility of the Festival resulting in more project applicants than ever before! McCaslin and Goss hope the utilization of technology will bring more audiences to experience The Cohen New Works Festival.

Victoria Goss
Victoria Goss (Applications Chair & Technical Writer) is a third year at the University of Texas at Austin focusing in arts administration and management. She is also pursuing a Business Foundations Certificate through the McCombs School of Business and a certificate in Social Entrepreneurship and Non-Profits with the Bridging Disciplines Program. Victoria has worked eight shows; stage managing five, for the Department of Theater and Dance. She has shifted her focus to arts administration and management. Victoria is currently the Applications Chair & Technical Writer for The Cohen New Works Festival Presented by the University Co-op. Victoria wrote and designed a new and completely digital online application and selection process for the Festival. Victoria is working with the Festival IT Manager to develop and implement new technology that provides greater accessibility to The Festival. After The Festival Victoria will be working as the Marketing and Outreach Director for UTNT.

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