SSARC Involvement Become a SSARC intern!

Are you interested in leadership and professional communication? Want to assist your fellow peers through becoming involved in Social Sciences? Application will open late Winter 2018!

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Application Requirements

  • Applications are due Spring 2018
  • Preference for students holding a 3.0 GPA                      
  • Open to Social Science Majors ONLY
  • Include a resume with your application

Job Description

  • Manage assigned units within SSARC to learn and gain practical knowledge in Campus Involvement, Research, Graduate School, Professional Development, or Marketing.
  • Present and/or facilitate various skill-based workshops and information/recruitment sessions related to post-baccalaureate preparation and placement
  • Assist undergraduate students in matters of internship search, graduate school applications, and research opportunities
  • Participate in training seminars prior to employment and throughout the term of employment
  • Provide assistance and administrative duties in data collection, event planning, and marketing

Course Commitment

  • Enroll in Social Science 194 for 4 units P/NP
  • Year-Long Appointment
  • Flexible 10 hours/week commitment
  • Must attend all weekly meetings and most planned events
  • Mandatory Summer Training and supplementary Spring Orientation

Internship Objectives

  • Develop knowledge about career development and graduate school preparation
  • Learn about many different resources in our school and campus as a whole
  • Gain team building skills through various training and development strategies
  • Obtain strong leadership, management, and program development skills
  • Improve and refine public speaking and virtual communication skills
  • Increase self-efficacy and confidence in management and leadership skills


Please contact us at for further questions.


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