2 Sustainability Positions Open

Are you interested in reducing food waste? Running Waste Not?  Making connections across campus? There are TWO paid openings in the Sustainability Office – a Composting Intern and a Sustainability Coordinator!  Composting Interns manage residential composting and learn and teach about food issues; Sustainability Coordinators run Waste Not and develop programming to promote sustainability campus-wide.

Both positions involve extensive campus collaboration.  Job responsibilities take about 5 hours per week; full job descriptions and application links for each position are at bit.ly/wsointerns. Both position applications are due Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 11:59 PM.

If you have any questions about what current interns do, the Sustainability Office, or getting involved, reach out tosustainability@wesleyan.edu.

 

OISA-Sponsored Events Nov. 22 – Nov. 27

Traveling during Thanksgiving and/or Winter Break?

Get your travel signature during the Office of International Student Affairs Open House

Friday, November 22, 1:30-3:00 pm @ North College 023 and 024

Come with your I-20 to get your travel signature, enjoy food (samosas, sushi, guacamole, salsa and chips, hot apple cider, etc.) and meet members of the International Student Advisory Board. We have great international music and swags for the event too! This event is open to all international students.

Staying on Campus during Thanksgiving?

Self-Care Doesn’t take a Break

Friday, November 22, 12:00-1:30 p.m. @ Fries Center for Global Studies (Fisk 201)

Make your own burrito bowl from the Chipotle burrito bowl bar and learn self-care techniques and resources on campus during breaks! This event is specifically tailored to international students. First-year international students are strongly encouraged to attend.

Thanksgiving Break Dinner

Wednesday, November 27, 5:00-7:00 p.m. @ the Resource Center

Join the Resource Center and the Office of International Student Affairs for communing, delicious food, and fun!

Craving for Food and Cultural Events?

Enjoy the International Education Week events to make dumplings, celebrate African cultures and food, play Italian games, and attend lectures/discussions about multilingualism, immigration status and more!!

Understanding Credit Workshop – Oct. 15th

Please join us in Usdan 108 on Tuesday, October 15th at 12pm for “Understanding Credit,” a workshop sponsored by the Wesleyan Financial Aid Office

Guest speaker, Christopher Earnshaw, from Sallie Mae will explore how credit ratings are assessed, what information goes into your credit report, how to effectively build and manage your credit, and how to protect yourself from fraud and identity theft.

Bring your lunch down and discover the tools and knowledge that will help you build a stable financial future.

 

 

 

Employees Needed for Homecoming Weekend – Application Open Now, Deadline Oct. 4th

Homecoming Family Weekend 2019 is fast approaching (November 1st – November 3rd), and we need student employees!

Aside from getting paid, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to help out with one of Wesleyan’s biggest events, network and make lasting connections with parents, alumni, and represent the student body to hundreds of visitors and guests.

Potential jobs include greeting guests at the registration site, assisting with activity and event preparation, escorting guests around campus in shuttle vans, and much more!

To apply for a position, please fill out and submit the student employee application, available here. Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 4th at 5:00 PM, and we will notify you of your employment status by Monday, October 7th.

There will be a mandatory student employee meeting on Wednesday, October 30th at 5:00 PM in the Woodhead Lounge in Exley Science Center. If you are hired, you must attend this meeting to receive your work schedules, event staff T-shirt, and other important event information.

If you have any questions, please send an email to aprinterns@wesleyan.edu.