D.I.R.C. oversees five identity-based resource centers on campus: African American Resource Center, Asian Pacific American Resource Center, Chicana & Chicano Resource Center, Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Resource Center.
INTERNSHIP OVERVIEWDiversity Initiatives and Resource Centers Internships are a unique one academic year leadership experience. The internships provide an opportunity for students to contribute their knowledge and skills to work directly with the following communities: African American, Asian Pacific Islander, Chican@/Latin@, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and undocumented students. Through these internships students will gain the following experiences:> Engage in Self Preservation by learning how to balance as a student, staff, and other identities.> Learn about marginalized experiences of others, while thinking of your own social identities> Understand privilege, oppression, and intersectionality> Work as a team and support others (individuals, centers and departments)> Learn to engage in processes that embrace inclusive communities
INTERNSHIP LOGISTICSSchedule of Centers: Monday -Thursday 8:00 am-7:00 pmHours: 10 hours/week with possibility of moreCompensation: $11/hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 20 @ 11:59pm
BE SURE TO VISIT www.FULLERTON.EDU/DIRC/LEAD TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY
PROVIDE ONE REFERENCE
WRITTEN RESPONSES Your written responses should be 2-3 pages long in total for all questions.
1) Why do you want to work in Diversity Initiatives & Resource Centers? What will you contribute to the Department and the Center? Please explain.
2) What are the historical challenges and barriers faced by the specific student population served by the Center for which you are applying?
3) How have your current and previous experiences prepared you for this position (ex. Campus involvement, employment, volunteer, etc.)?
EMAIL RESUME TO DIRC@FULLERTON.EDU
**You are required to submit an application for EVERY position within a center you are interested in applying to.**