Internships and Student Assistants
Review of Applications begins on May 17! Click here to apply.
"If they don't give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair."
Through our internships and student assistant positions, Safer offers opportunities for both professional development as well as personal growth. Students will gain experience and knowledge in the fields of gender-based violence prevention education and survivor wellness through opportunities including, but not limited to, event planning, marketing, presentations, and research. We strive to promote healthy norms around relationships, gender, and sexuality, viewing these topics through a lens of diversity and inclusion that addresses the various social structures that perpetuate violence among folks across and within all identities and affinities. If you are interested in becoming a catalyst for change within your campus community, consider filling out an application!
** PLEASE attach your resume, cover letter and Undergraduate Intern Application to our Handshake posting (Posting #2700204)***
Deadline: May 17th by 5PM
As a result of working for the Safer program, students will be able to:
- Identify and explain topics related to sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence and stalking, including primary prevention, bystander intervention, trauma-informed responses, advocacy and reporting options.
- Identify systems of power and oppression that perpetuate gender-based violence on campus, critically evaluate the campus climate, and communicate about healthy norms that prevent the occurrence of gender-based violence.
- Design and execute effective events and/or programs for the campus community related to the prevention of sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence and stalking, and survivor wellness.
- Demonstrate a growth mindset, engage in self-reflection, develop transferable career skills and practice educational strategies they have learned during their time with the program.