Increase the number and quality of contacts with new LDC students as part of the Center’s overall retention initiative.
Connect new students with each other, to the other students and encourage their involvement with the Center and the other campus resources.
Assist with the orientation activities of new international students
Connect with the new US students of color to ensure that they are welcomed and invited to the new student dinner
Inform the professional staff about students’ problems and concerns that are likely to impact their success and retention.
Table to increase student participation in LDC events
Staff the Center’s information table during Admissions visit days
Be responsible for Popcorn Thursdays event, from inviting students to making the popcorn, visiting with those who come and cleaning up after the eve
Be responsible for the Touchpoint program from development to implementationVisit with each student at least twice during the first month and at least once per month during the first semester & follow up with email, phone or visit to find out well they are adjusting.
Collaborate with the team to plan activities that encourage LDC students to get to know each other.
Serve as a liaison between the Centre and its affiliated student groups to which you are assigned.
Share the driving responsibilities of the Center
Complete the online bi-weekly reports
Attend training sessions and meetings as appropriate
Attend LDC events
Must be available for training period in August
Member of the sophomore class or above
Comfortable with and able to work across cultural differences
Be a Luther certified driver and Live in the residence halls
Good oral, written and organizational skills
Ability to work as part of the team and keep information confidential
Director of Student Services & International Student Coordinator