Multicultural Student Alumni Liaison

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About The College of Wooster:

Wooster offers an excellent, comprehensive liberal arts education, culminating in a rigorous senior project, in which each student works one-on-one with a faculty mentor to conceive, organize and complete a significant research project on a topic of the student’s own choosing. Through this distinctive program, every Wooster student develops abilities valued by employers and graduate schools alike: independent judgment, analytical ability, creativity, project-management and time-management skills, and strong written and oral communication skills. Founded in 1866, the college enrolls approximately 2,000 students.

The College offers a comprehensive benefits program that includes: Health, Dental, Retirement, and Tuition Remission.

Job Description:

Assist the office of alumni and family engagement with connecting multicultural student organizations with diverse alumni. This is a highly collaborative position that includes working alongside the staff in the alumni office in planning campus events, connecting with other organization leaders, promoting the Fighting Scot Career Connections, and meeting with the Alumni Board.

In this position, the student worker is expected to meet with the Assistant Director of Regional Programs once a week. They will be given tasks each week based on what is discussed during the meeting. These tasks include connecting with departments on campus to assist in projects, drafting emails, identifying diverse alumni for panels, meet and greets, and workshops, helping set up and run events.

This position requires a self-motivated, enthusiastic individual who understands the importance of student and alumni engagement and can effectively communicate its importance.

Responsibilities:

  • Help plan social, career-oriented, and school-unifying events that engages both alumni and the student body
  • Promote Fighting Scot Career Connections
  • Meet with the alumni office once a week
  • Come to at least one Alumni Board Meeting
  • Work with alumni office as a liaison between student multicultural organizations and diverse alumni

Requirements:

  • Must be a current student at The College of Wooster. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to take initiative to accomplish tasks
  • Familiarity and/or willingness to learn more about alumni engagement
  • Understanding of the importance of diversity when creating and maintaining meaningful relationships that benefit students and alumni

*Preference will be given to students involved in multicultural student organizations

Additional Information:

The College of Wooster does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex/gender, gender identity, gender expression, medical condition, political affiliation, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, disability, age, marital status, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy, or by state, local, or federal law. All offers of employment are subject to verification of the legal right to work in the United States as required by federal law. The College of Wooster is committed by policy and practice to diversity, equity and inclusion. For more information see our nondiscrimination policy.

Application Instructions:

For highest consideration please submit a resume, cover letter, and a list of 3 professional references whichincludes name, telephone number and email address.