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Kogod Connect Student Assistant

Date: Nov 4, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, US, 20016

Company: American University

General Description

The Kogod Connect Student Assistant will support Kogod’s Student Development team with the implementation of a new co-curricular credentialing program (Kogod Connect) and two student engagement technology platforms, Anthology Co-Curricular Paths and Milestones.  

Position Requirements & Expectations

Student will assist Kogod’s Student Development staff with the following:

  • Attend trainings and meetings with Anthology representatives.
  • Maintain an activity database with events/programs/initiatives from Kogod offices and update the activity catalog appropriately in the co-curricular paths on AU Engage.
  • Create marketing materials for Kogod Connect (including but not limited to, social media posts, flyers, infographics, handbills).
  • Informational tabling in the Kogod building.
  • Attend monthly Kogod Connect Advisory Committee meetings.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • A maximum of 15 hours/week with a weekly average of 7-10.

Educational Requirements

  • A current undergraduate student at American University
  • Preferred but not required to be enrolled in a Kogod academic program.

Minimum Requirements

  • The Student Development Assistant must remain in good academic and disciplinary standing with AU and be able to effectively perform the duties of the position, including some evening or weekend hours.   
  • Proficiency with social media platforms and Microsoft Office.
  • Preferred but not required to have experience working in Canva.

Additional Information

  • Consistent with best practices in the job search process, it is recommended that interested applicants attach a resume and cover letter to the online application. 
  • This position reports to Kelsey Wali, Coordinator of Student Development.


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