What is a Peer Social Justice Educator?
Every month, you can learn about inclusion and social justice issues through events and displays created by the Peer Social Justice Education Program, and presented by specially trained students called Peer Educators. Peer Social Justice Educators raise awareness about topics that impact inclusion, equity, and the fostering of safe, respectful, and flourishing communities.Get the information you need from knowledgeable people you can relate to – your fellow students.
As a Peer Educator, you will:
Peer Social Justice Educators raise awareness about how inequity impacts our communities, and how intersectional social justice methods can help to:
- create respectful and meaningfully inclusive campus communities
- undo stereotypes
- address and mitigate various forms of oppression
- provide information about access to resources, and make resources more accessible to marginalized peoples
- Get the information you need from knowledgeable people you can relate to – your fellow students.
Applications for Peer Social Justice Educators are now CLOSED for the 2017-18 academic year. We encourage you to check back in spring 2018 for more opportunities.