Social Justice Peer Educator

Social Justice Peer Educator 

 Application Due: January 13th, 2020

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The role of the Social Justice Peer Educator (SJPE) is to provide education, resources, and support to GU students regarding diversity, inclusion, and social justice. 
SJPEs live on-campus and focus their efforts on their assigned residence block with their Residence Director (RD) and DICE supervisors providing support and guidance.
 Examples of ways an SJPE might spend their time in this position: ● Presenting a workshop on identity for a student group with a co-SJPE ● Hosting a panel on social justice leadership for your building ● Preparing an infographic for your block on how to confront bias ● Attending a training opportunity to further your social justice education ● Connecting with residents, RAs, RDs, & DICE staff about the issues that are impacting campus most urgently 



Hours per Week: 15-20 hours (may include night and weekend commitments)


Compensation & Benefits:• Full Room Fee Waiver o One SJPE assigned per residential block o Building and block placement is at the discretion of HRL and DICE. o $1,000 paid through bi-weekly paychecks following Gonzaga’s pay schedule o 30 Sodexo swipes for $175 or 10 Sodexo swipes for $65 ▪ Available only to students who are not required to purchase a meal plan ▪ Ability to select a roommate(s) that matches the gender and year in school of SJPEs assigned residence – All parties must submit all required paperwork by HRL deadlines. 

Info Sessions 

11/18 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. College Hall 203

11/20 12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. College Hall 128

11/22 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Hemmingson 306


 Other Dates

Monday, March 30, 2020 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  HRL New Staff Orientation 

Saturday, August 15, 2020 at noon, fully participate in all required training, building preparation, BRIDGE Pre-Orientation, and Orientation events leading up to the first day of class.

Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 10:00 am attend student staff training with HRL and DICE staff.