Be A Senior Interviewer! Info Sessions 2/29 and 3/1

Dear members of the Class of 2013,

The Admission Office is beginning the hiring process for the 2012-2013 Senior Interviewer position.  As many of you are aware, this position has direct impact on leaving your legacy at Wesleyan and shaping who will be in the freshman class. A brief job description includes: 

  •  interview prospective students in the summer and/or fall
  • Co-lead information sessions with Admission Deans to prospective students and families
  • Provide support during WesFest and other special events in the fall and spring
  • Other office tasks as needed such as data entry and answering phone calls/emails

We will have two open information sessions, Wednesday, February 29 at 12pm and Thursday, March 1at 12pm, where we will go over details of the position and answer questions. Current Senior Interviewers will also be there to answer your questions.  Both meetings will be held at the Office of Admission in the McKelvey Room and Beach Conference Room, respectively.

 Please see your e-mail of 2/21 for an attached application.  Note that the application deadlines for students on campus and for those studying abroad are Monday, March 19 & Monday, August 13 at 5pm, respectively. If you are unable to attend either of the two information sessions and would like to learn more about the position, I would encourage you to speak with any of our current Senior Interviewers or email me at

 For those of you who are abroad but can correspond by email, you’ll find pictures, profiles, and email addresses of the current crop at: .

Those on-campus candidates we would like to invite to participate in the first round of group interviews, during the lunch hours of the week of March 26 – March 30, will be notified by email on Thursday, March 22.  I hope this information is helpful. I look forward to getting to know a number of you better in the coming weeks. 

All the best, LaShawn Springer, Assistant Dean of Admission, (860) 685-2639


Be Part of the ResLife Staff! — Mtgs. 2/8 & 2/9; Apps due 2/13 at 5 p.m.


Want to be part of a dynamic staff team?

 Want to develop great leadership skills? Want to help your peers and shape their residential experience at Wesleyan?  Consider becoming a resident advisor (RA) or community advisor (CA).   Learn more at an information session this week:

Wednesday, February 8, 2012 @ 7 P.M., Usdan 108 (CA applicants ONLY)

Thursday, February 9, 2012 @12 Noon, Usdan 108

You can also check out the website for more information at .  The deadline for all applications is Monday, February 13th at 5:00 PM EST.

“Now That You’ve Declared” Dinner: ECON & Life post-Wes — Nov. 30, 6 p.m.

You are cordially invited to a

“Now That You’ve Declared” Dinner 

for any junior interested in ECON-type subjects 

with Professors Richie Adelstein and Damien Sheehan-Connor 

and CRC Associate Director Persephone Hall

Wednesday, November 30     6-7 p.m.

Limited to 20 juniors 

R.S.V.P. to Susan Kulesza at by Tues., Nov. 29

Sponsored by the Office of Residential Life and the Deans’ Office



UCAB Now Hiring!

“The Usdan University Center Activities Board (UCAB) is now hiring! UCAB is looking for 4-5 students who are not only excited and passionate about  new opportunities in the Wesleyan community, but also about program planning, teamwork, and leadership development. Applicants should be creative, organized, motivated, dependable and enthusiastic. Due to the nature of the position, applicants should be free to work Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, attend weekly meeting with the board and have FUN! Visit for a detailed job description and application. Contact Veronica Young, Graduate Intern of Student Activities, for more information. “


Employment Opportunity: Homecoming/Family Weekend

Have you ever wanted to…

Meet alumni and parents from around the world?  Make money, friends and gain a whole new perspective on life at Wesleyan?  Drive a shuttle van around campus and use a walkie-talkie?  AND get a FREE Wesleyan T-Shirt?

Apply now to be part of Homecoming/Family Weekend 2011. Student workers play an integral role in the weekend by greeting guests at the registration site, assisting with activities and event preparation, escorting guests around campus in shuttle vans, and much more!

Applications close on Friday, October 14 at 5:00pm. 

The application can be found at:

Please note, students who are hired to work for Events during this period cannot also work for Bon Appetit.

Best, Cuong Nguyen ’12, James Gardner ’13, Will Curran-Groome ’14 and Raymond Wong ’14–Interns, Office of Alumni and Parent Relations,, 860/685-2418


SART Intern Applications — Due 4/15, Today

Applications for the Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) Intern for the 2011-2012 academic year are now being accepted.  The SART intern will provide trained peer support to help students navigate on- and off-campus resources and judicial processes.  The intern will also serve as a liaison between the Davison Health Center, the Office of Behavioral Health for Students, WesWell, Student Activities, SART, the Administration, WSA, and other student and campus groups engaged in sexual assault prevention and response initiatives.  More information can be found through the following links:

Applications must be submitted to Dr. Davis Smith ( at the Davison Health Center by 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 15.  If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Smith or Eliza Gordon ’11 (, the current SART intern.

Internship Positions on Campus Next Year — Apps due Tues., April 5

Looking to Create Change on Campus Next Year?

Are you interested in any of the following:
providing programmatic and networking  opportunities for various activist groups on campus, facilitating difficult dialogue conversations between students and fostering meaningful connections between students, faculty and staff on campus?

If you answered yes to any of those questions please consider applying for one of the following internship opportunities:

 Dwight Greene ’70 Internship
  University Organizing Center Internship

 For more information about either one of these internships please click on the links below

 Please note the deadline for applications is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, 2011. 

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact Dawn Brown, or (860) 685-3163. 


Apply to be a Peer Career Advisor Next Year!

The CRC is accepting applications for its coveted Peer Career Advisor position for the next academic year.  The job pays well, is in a fun and friendly work environment, and will transition from the Butts to our new location next to Usdan in January 2012. 

For details, go to the MyCRC calendar > April 12 > and click on Peer Career Advisor. 

If you have any questions, contact Jim Kubat at the CRC: jkubat@wes

Be a SARN Peer Advisor — Apps due Mon., 3/28


  • Blog to new students ove rthe summer, blog about being a student!
  • Help new students plan their academic schedules and work with their advisors during the Orientation week
  • Act as a resource during course registration and major declaration
  • Learn effecive strategies for time management, reading retention, public speaking, test and not taking, and effective communication
  • Participatein First Year Matters programming
  • Direct students to Wesleyan’s full range of academic resources
  • Facilitate study skills and time management workshops


Applications and additional information are available at

Contact Dean Lazare at if you have questions.