About the Student Leadership Board
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) Student Leadership Board is a group of students from the College committed to strengthening the academic experience and student community in CLAS at UConn. The board’s mission is to serve as liaisons between the Dean and the students in order to enhance communications, academic experiences, and alumni connections while embodying the values of a liberal arts and sciences education.
The CLAS Student Leadership Board comprises approximately 20 undergraduates studying in the liberal arts and sciences and meets regularly throughout the academic year. Opportunities for professional development include leadership experience, project and event management, marketing and communication skill development, student community development, public speaking, and business decision-making.
Some duties of the board include:
- Attendance at meetings each month to discuss progress and ideas with the entire board.
- Additional participation in the following community-building events:
- Summer Board retreat
- UConn Open Houses
- CLAS SundaeFest
- Networking nights
- Career events
- Working with other members to plan and carry out projects that communicate the CLAS mission to current students.
- Providing advice to the Dean and College staff on ways to create a cohesive and inclusive CLAS student community.
How to Apply
Students from all majors in CLAS and those that will have completed one year of enrollment at UConn by August 2017 are encouraged to apply.
Applications for open positions will be accepted through February 24, 2017.
To apply, please fill out the form below and upload a copy of your current resume. Contact Michelle Meek at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Thank you for your interest in the CLAS Student Leadership Board!