Office of Multicultural Affairs

OMA Ambassadors Application Information

Job Description

Position Title: OMA Ambassador

Number of Positions Available: 6-8

Purpose of Position: To serve as a resource and ambassador to the Office of Multicultural Affairs. They will assist in the planning and promoting of events, social justice training for wider campus community, and retention efforts.

Primary Responsibilities:

Requirements:

Qualities:

Core Competencies:
Through participation in the OMA Ambassador position, students will be able to:

  1. Articulates the advantages and challenges of a diverse society
  2. Form intellectual questions and think critically in order to further develop personal views
  3. Identify and explain in detail their various identities and how they impact their lives and how they see the world
  4. Defines pluralism accurately in one's own words
  5. Understand others' cultures and engages in relationships with people of different backgrounds/cultures/views
  6. Advocates on behalf of the needs and equitable rights of others
  7. Engage in controversy and public discourse in a civil manner
  8. Gain experience and improve their public speaking, group facilitation, and cultural workshop development skills

Ambassador Selection Process & Timeline

October 29 - November 18: Application Available

November 18 at 5pm: Applications Due

November 27 - 30: Ambassador Interviews Held

December 5: Ambassadors Notified

How to Apply

You can download the application and turn it in to the Office of Multicultural Affairs in UC 202.