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Get SASS(y): NOW HIRING Peer Volunteers for 2017-2018!

Student Academic Success Services is hiring volunteers for 2017-18!

Join the Peer Writing Assistant, Peer Mentor or Peer Learning Assistant team


Find the program that fits you:

Peer Learning Assistants (PLAs)
help students learn how to be more productive and effective learners by facilitating learning strategies workshops and providing drop-in academic coaching.


You might be a PLA if …
You are passionate about teaching and learning!
You are willing to enhance your public speaking skills!
You’d like to be part of a community of like-minded students and staff!
You want to improve your grades and study habits!

How to apply: http://sass.queensu.ca/learningstrategies/pla/



Peer Mentors provide both academic and personal support to fellow students in a one-on-one coaching and mentoring relationship.


You might be a Peer Mentor if …
You want to provide personalized one-on-one support!
You enjoy problem solving and goal setting!
You want to promote university survival skills, study skills, and a healthy lifestyle!
You want an on-campus volunteer opportunity that works around your schedule!

How to apply: http://sass.queensu.ca/peer-support/peer-mentors/



Peer Writing Assistants (PWAs) volunteer at the Writing Centre to help other students develop their writing skills through workshops and one-on-one consultations.


You might be a Peer Writing Assistant if …
You want to provide personalised one-on-one writing support!
You want to strengthen your own writing, editing, and communication skills!
You want to belong to a fun team of people from diverse faculties and backgrounds!
You intend to pursue an academic, communications, or teaching career!

How to apply: http://sass.queensu.ca/writingcentre/peer-writing-assistants/


Come to a no-obligation info session to learn more and meet current volunteers:

Friday, January 27th from 2:00-3:30pm in Stauffer Library – Seminar Room 121