Leadership Opportunities 2016
We invite you to consider three great leadership opportunities for students.
Leadership Week (Tuesday, August 16 through Saturday, August 20, 2016)
Leadership Week is hosted by the University Residence Hall Association (URHA), a board of elected student leaders who represent over 7,400 students living in Division of Housing and Food Service residence halls. Leadership Week provides interactive workshops, activities and events encouraging students to be more active in their residence halls and on campus.
A limited number of students are accepted into the annual conference and attendees must live on campus. Leadership Week is free and early check-in fees are waived with successful completion of Leadership Week participation. As part of the conference attendees provide assistance during Mooov-In process shifts.
Click on Leadership Week 2016 Application to apply. Applications are open now and will close on Wednesday, July 6 at 11:59 p.m.
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Judicial Board (J Board)
We are seeking students to participate in a peer review board for policy violations that occur in the residence halls. The Judicial Board meets weekly to hear cases, determine responsibility and assign educational sanctioning when necessary. The group has an advisor to assist. Training is provided for all participants and as such, Judicial Board members must be available for all Fall Leadership Week training dates (August 16 through August 20). Judicial Board members must live on campus to participate and be able to hear cases during the long session 2016-2017.
This is a great leadership opportunity for students at any classification level!
Click on Judicial Board Application to apply. The application process is open now and will close on Wednesday, July 6 at noon (12 p.m.). Contact Courtney McElroy at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about Judicial Board.
Residence Hall Program Team
The Residence Hall Program Team (RHPT) is seeking student staff members to plan and coordinate large-scale entertainment acts specifically for the entire residence hall community. RHPT hosts free shows like comedians, bands, magicians and other fun events and activities throughout the academic year. Event Planner positions are available. Staff members in this position are paid $8.25 per hour.
Event Planners (Approximately 15 hours per week): Plan and implement events, assists with event set up and tear down, crowd management, event introductions and ushering duties.
Training is provided for all staff. Staff must be available for all of Leadership Week training and first work dates (August 16 through August 20). Residence Hall Program Team members must live on campus to participate.
If you would like information, click on RHPT Position Descriptions.
Applications are available now and the deadline is Monday, June 20 at noon (12 p.m.). Questions? Contact LT Robinson at LT@austin.utexas.edu.