Internship Program

Peer Educator Interns are students who work under the supervision of the Director of Health Promotion Services in a paid one year internship. They will be responsible for assisting with programs that promote a greater well-being, and empower students to make healthy and responsible life choices.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attend 12 hour training to be certified as a peer educator prior to your internship.
  • Commit 2-3 hours per week for one on one Brief Motivational Intervention (BMI) on alcohol and bystander interventions or wellness
  • Commit 1 hour per week for meetings.
  • Conduct at least 2 interactive health-related workshops a semester.
  • Plan, implement, and market health outreach tabling and other events on campus.

Benefits:

  • Will be nationally certified as a peer educator by the BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network.
  • Gain excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Be up to date on health promotion, health education, program planning, and outreach.
  • Gain a practical work experience in public health.
  • Receive letters of recommendation based on their performance and commitment.
  • Other fringe benefits

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Our Team

Kamal Harb, Director of Health Promotion Services
Doug Padron, Associate Director of Athletics

Peer Educators:
Miki Izu
Ali Dubbs
Kalmia Beets
Kennedy Johnson

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