Overview

The seven Graduate Interns will individually provide support for the National Convention. The seven positions are: Graduate Student Network, Communications, Block Booking, Professional Development Initiatives, Marketplace, Networking Initiatives and Diversity Programs.

Specific Responsibilities

Communicates at least monthly with selected mentor.
Co-presents an educational session with selected mentor.
Participates in training and planning calls as scheduled.

Attends Professional Development Luncheon.
 
Attends the following: Volunteer Recognition and Achievement Celebration, Board of Directors and Past Board Chairs networking and Q&A reception, Graduate Student Networking reception.
Assures that NACA goals, initiatives and relevant Strategic Plan objectives are integrated with convention initiatives and position responsibilities.
Follows NACA’s Non-Discrimination, Diversity Advancement and Affirmative Actions Principles to recommend others to fill available positions in the NACA leadership and takes the necessary steps to achieve a diverse Association both through the recruitment of volunteers and suggesting to the Board of Directors new or modified programs and services for the Association’s members.


Qualifications

The Graduate Intern must be a current graduate student. NACA membership is preferred but not required. Institutional support for the volunteer is required prior to appointment to the position (note: support is defined as financial, as well as time out of the office, etc.).
Attendance is required for the duration of the National Convention.


Association Support

Interns will receive a complimentary National Convention registration and ticket to the Professional Development Luncheon.


Term of Service

June – Feb 28th


Supervision Received

Graduate Student Network – Reports to Grad Intern Coordinator
Communications – Reports to Communications Coordinator
Block Booking – Reports to Block Booking Coordinator
Professional Development Initiatives – Reports to Education & Professional Development Coordinator
Marketplace – Reports to CAMP Coordinator
Networking Initiatives - Reports to Advisor Networks Coordinator
Diversity Programs - Reports to Diversity Initiatives Coordinator


Supervision Exercised

N/A


NACA Office Liaison

Education and Development Coordinator