Senior Peer Leader (SPL) – Reporting to the Operations Director, responsible for executing the daily logistics/plans as formulated by the Curriculum and Operations Directors.  The Senior Peer Leader is also responsible for managing the Peer Leaders and Production Assistants.  The SPL must reside in the dormitory during the program period including up to three-days prior to the start.  Specifically, the Senior 


The Peer Leader (PL) - is responsible for the supervision, safety, and well being of the summer program participants. The PL helps create a community where the participants can succeed socially and academically. The PL informs students of the University’s rules and expectations and works to ensure that these guidelines are followed. While students are in class, PL commitments include attendance at daily meetings, planning and preparing student activities and events, and assisting with any residential program needs that arise. The PL is also responsible for conducting the daily and weekend activities and events for students.


The Production Assistant (PA) - serves as the “go to” support for the Senior Peer Leader in the daily operations of the program. He/she is responsible for managing the setup and tear-down of all daily activities.  These tasks include working with staff and event planning coordinator to ensure materials and rooms are setup and ready for students and guests at each session.  Stocking the classrooms and dorms with snacks for the participants.  Traveling ahead to coordinate smooth welcoming for all field trips in collaboration with the Senior Peer Leader.  Making sure all a/v equipment is ready for all guest presenters and instructors.