Social Justice Educator Paraprofessional Program

Social Justice Educator Paraprofessional
Diversity Education

Do You Want to…

Serve as a peer leader on campus?

Help create and maintain a welcoming and safe campus community?

Work collaboratively with students and organizations to learn more about different populations and create new and creative programs?

Expand your knowledge about social identities and how to be more inclusive?

Develop public speaking and interpersonal communication skills?

If you answered YES to any of these questions, then this is the leadership opportunity you’ve been searching for. Apply today to become a workshop facilitator for DiversityEd Social Justice Educator Paraprofessional Program. The program provides students the opportunity to broaden their understanding of diversity and social justice issues. Through training courses, students will learn how to facilitate and develop interactive learning programs in the form of workshops.

The link to apply is !

For more information, please contact Teryl Brewster, Program Coordinator @


Business Consulting Opportunity

Illinois Business Consulting‘s Strategic Operations Team is looking for consultants both within and outside of IBC to join our team for the upcoming Spring 2018 semester.

The Strategic Operations Team is the internal arm of IBC that manages the marketing, human resources, and professional events for our 250 person organization. Within this specialized and diverse team, you will be challenged to take ownership of several initiatives that enhance the organization while making a long-lasting impact.

If interested, please see this description and apply at this link by Thursday, December 7th at 11:59 PM.

If extended an interview, they will be held on Monday, December 11th after 5:00 PM and Tuesday, December 12th after 7:00 PM

Fred S. Bailey Internship Scholarship Program


Are you interested in an unpaid internship but are concerned about the financial hardship it may cause? The Fred S. Bailey Internship Scholarship Program for Cause-Driven Leaders offers undergraduate students at the University of Illinois who receives an unpaid internship with a public service agency or not-for profit organization is eligible to apply. Awards are $1,000 for a part-time internship or $2,500 for a full-time internship and are given directly to the student.

Spring 2018 (For internships that occur between December 15, 2017 – May 30, 2018) Application Deadline: November 13 ​ ​

Stop by Office Hours at the University Y:

*             Thursday, 11/9 from 2-4 pm

*             Friday, 11/10 from 9-10:30 am

Tap In Leadership Academy

Tap In Leadership Academy Is Recruiting Interns!

Champaign-based, academic-enrichment organization, Tap In Leadership Academy is expanding its Afterschool Enrichment Program and is actively recruiting interns to support the program operations and leadership team! Tap In is looking for dedicated interns, committed to promoting the development of its site and Scholars, ranging from elementary to high school-aged. The following positions currently need to be filled:

  • Office Assistant Intern
  • Accounting Intern
  • Marketing Intern
  • Executive Assistant Intern
  • Enrichment Providers
    • Bucket drumming, Step, Hip Hop Dance, Photography, Chorus, No Bake Cooking, or Lego Robotics

For more information about Tap In Leadership Academy, visit Internships can be applied to by sending a resume and cover letter to

103 Country Fair Drive
Champaign, IL 61821
Office: (217) 403-3710


Cunningham Children’s Home – Information Session

Are you interested in working with children and adolescents in a clinical setting?

PSYC 340-341 is a year-long service learning course in which students intern at Cunningham Children’s Home, an Urbana residential treatment facility serving children with severe emotional/behavioral problems. Youth are between ages 10 and 17 years.

Internship opportunities include:

Cottage counselors
Teacher’s aides at on-campus schools
Group Home intern
Recreational Therapist intern
Other placements are occasionally available at the discretion of the agency.
This is a year-long sequence. You must commit to taking both PSYC 340 (Fall) and PSYC 341 (Spring).

Find out more at an upcoming information session:
Wednesday, March 8
4:00 – 5:00 PM
Room 21 Psychology Building

Apply here by March 15, or contact Faaiza Khan for more information .

UIntern Information Sessions

UIntern Information Sessions – intern at a local nonprofit organization

Tuesday, March 7th, 12:00 – 1:00 PM, The Career Center Interview Suite Room 213

Wednesday, March 8th, 12:00 – 1:00 PM & 5:00 – 6:00 PM, location as above

UIntern helps facilitate summer internships at nonprofit organizations. Participants will benefit professionally as this channel helps you build up competency relevant to your passion and profession with real practices with nonprofit organizations. You are also eligible to apply for a UIntern Fellowship grant up to $750. For more information, please visit

Study Abroad – Rome, Italy – Info Session on Wednesday, February 1

Illinois Abroad & Global Exchange (IAGE) is hosting a second info session about study abroad in Rome at Gustolab International TODAY at noon in the Spice Box in Bevier Hall – there will be pizza!  The interdisciplinary nature of the classes offered through the Food, Media, and Sustainability Studies program will be of interest to students in a variety of disciplines.

Mark Your Calendars – Spring 2017 Career Fairs

*ALL LAS students are welcome at ALL FAIRS regardless of the sponsoring college.*

*Information on Career Fairs is available through I-Link.*

Spring 2017 Career & Internship Fairs

ThinkChicago Roadshow
Monday, January 30 from 5-7 PM at the Siebel Center for Computer Science
Join Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to promote entrepreneurship and careers in Chicago. The event begins at 4:00pm with a welcome from the Mayor and a panel of Chicago entrepreneurs speaking to an audience of Illinois students. At 5:00pm, students and participating companies will have the opportunity to network informally. The goal is to highlight working in Chicago, discuss the problems that companies are working to solve and to increase student awareness of entrepreneurship in Chicago. ALL MAJORS WELCOME. More information is on I-Link under Events>Career Fairs. (new event!)

Business Career Fair
February 1 & 2 from 2-6 PM at the ARC.
More information is on I-Link under Events>Career Fairs.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP: How to Sell Your LAS Degree at the Business Career Fair
Monday, January 30 from 3-3:50 p.m., 1002 Lincoln Hall

LAS CAREER DEVELOPMENT Resume Review for the Business Career Fair
Tuesday, January 31 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., 2040 Lincoln Hall

Arts and Culture Fair
Friday, February 3 from 12-2 PM at the University of Illinois at Chicago campus (Student Center East, Illinois Room, 750 Halstead Street, Chicago).
Students should register using this form. If there are 50 UIUC students interested then a charter bus will be arranged to bring students to the event (otherwise students will need to provide their own transportation).

CAREER: Resume Review for the Arts and Culture Career Fair
Thursday, February 2
10 a.m. – 12 p.m., 2040 Lincoln Hall

Engineering Career Fair
February 7 & 8 from 1-6 PM at the Illini Union.
More information is on I-Link under Events>Career Fairs.

Founders Startup Career Fair
Thursday, February 9 from 2-6 PM at the Illini Union.
Engineering Career Services and Founders Illinois Entrepreneurs is hosting the annual Startup Career Fair. Network with and find jobs/internships at fast-growing startups from around the country.
Students of all majors are encouraged to attend. Dress code is casual and food will be provided. For more information see the Facebook event.

Educator’s Fair
Monday, March 6 from 9:30-12:30 pm at Eastern Illinois University – Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.
For more information see the website .

Research Park Corporate Internship & Career Fair

Thursday, March 9 from 4:30-7:30 PM at the I-Hotel.
More information is on I-Link under Events>Career Fairs and on this website.

CAREER: Resume Review for Research Park Corporate Internship & Career Fair
Tuesday, March 7
10 a.m. – 12 p.m., 2040 Lincoln Hall

“Just-In-Time” Illini Career & Internship Fair
Wednesday, April 5 from 12-5 PM at the ARC.
For more information see this website.

CAREER: How to Sell Your LAS Degree at the Illini Career and Internship Fair
Thursday, March 30
4-4:50 p.m., 1002 Lincoln Hall

CAREER: Resume Review for the “Just-In-Time” Illini Career and Internship Fair
Monday, April 3
1-3 p.m., 2040 Lincoln Hall

CAREER: How to Sell Your LAS Degree at the “Just-In-Time” Illini Career and Internship Fair
Monday, April 3
4-4:50 p.m., 1002 Lincoln Hall

CAREER: Resume Review for the “Just-In-Time” Illini Career and Internship Fair
Tuesday, April 4
10 a.m. – 12 p.m., 2040 Lincoln Hall