M-Power Peer Educators Wanted

What is M-Power?

 

• A resource within the ODU community, educating on issues of interpersonal violence (Consent,

Sexual Assault, Stalking, and Intimate Partner Abuse

• Peer educators provide learning experiences that promote gender equality,

non-violence and positive change

 

What will YOU gain?

 

• Public speaking practice, skills & experience

• Facilitation skills enabling you to engage others in learning activities, bring different opinions into

the open for discussion, and answer difficult questions within a group setting

• Knowledge and experience in advocating on an important issue and for those adversely impacted

• Greater awareness, compassion and sense of responsibility for your peers

• Community service hours

 

Who should apply?

 

• Any sophomore through graduate level student currently enrolled at ODU, with the courage to

make a difference

• Students with a basic understanding of these topics

• Students who desire to be Agents of Change

 

What is required of the peer educator?

 

• Complete 16 hours of training (in September).

• Present a minimum of two interactive presentations per semester

• Able to staff information table at Campus events 2 times during the semester

• Attend monthly peer educator meetings to keep current on issues of interpersonal violence

 

 

Women's Center

 

1000 Webb Center

 

(757) 683-4109

 

womenctr@odu.edu

 

http://www.odu.edu/womenscenter

 

Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Tumblr @oduwomenscenter

 

* Wanted.pdf  (303.1 KB)

Posted By: Kishla Conner
Date: Wed Aug 21 13:38:42 EDT 2013