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Be a RAPP Leader!

Student leaders for RAPP 2011-12

RAPP XXVII Leadership Team

There are several ways to be involved in RAPP as a student leader!  Participation in RAPP's intensive programs - either the 9-month RAPP or 5-day Accelerating Racial Justice - is encouraged as a first step.  Participation in similar programs is recognized as well, though.

Below are brief descriptions of the positions anticipated for RAPP 2014-15. 

Summer 2014 Opportunities

  • Accelerating Racial Justice Peer Leader:  Serve as a mentor to participants in the 5-day summer program, participating in all ARJ sessions as well as pre-service training and staff meetings during the August 11-15 intensive. (anticipated 3 positions)
  • Accelerating Racial Justice Facilitator:  Serve as volunteer student facilitator in the 5-day summer program, participating in pre-service planning and training as well as facilitating during all sessions and participating in staff meetings during the August 11-15 intensive.  (anticipated 1 position)  

2014-15 Academic Year Opportunities

  • RAPP XXX Peer Leader:  Serve as a mentor to participants in the 9-month program, attending a minimum of ten of the meetings and two of the retreats as well as participating in pre-service and semesterly trainings.  RAPP XXX schedule is available here. (3 positions)
  • RAPP XXX Student Worker: Serve as a student facilitator for RAPP XXX, working an average of 15 hours/week doing planning, administration, and facilitation work for pay.  Read the position description of the previous student worker position here. (1 position)
  • RAPPORT Student Worker:  Serve as an student facilitator for RAPPORT 2014-15, working an average of 15 hours/week doing planning, administration, and facilitation work for pay.  Read the position description of the previous student worker here. (1-2 position)
  • Accelerating Racial Justice 2015 Student Worker: Serve as a student coordinator and facilitator for Accelerating Racial Justice 2014, working an average of 10 hours/week doing planning, recruitment, administrative, and facilitation work January-September 2014.  Read the position description of the previous student worker here. (1 position)
Applying
Peer Leader candidates are evaluated primarily through their written application, though candidates who have not participated in RAPP may receive a follow-up phone interview.  Successful candidates for the facilitator roles (RAPP, RAPPORT, ARJ) may be asked participate in an interview.

There is a universal application for all positions - students are encouraged to apply for more than one position if interested.

The application is available on Campus LINK.  You must be a member of the UC Racial Awareness Program group on Campus LINK to access the form - if you haven't already joined, click the previous link and request to do so.

Please contact Rebecca Lehman at lehmanrl@uc.edu or 513.556.6119 with any questions you have.