The Diversity Peer Educator (DPE) program is a new student leadership position that
allows students to be at the forefront of developing cultural competency and an appreciation
for diversity at Columbus State. Each DPE will have the opportunity to be a student
facilitator for a GDI initiative and assist with other exciting projects including
marketing, special event planning, and recruitment. DPE's will be equipped with the
skills they need to be successful campus leaders by receiving ongoing support from
the Global Diversity & Inclusion office including orientation, team building, supervision,
professional development, cross-training, networking, and more!
If you are interested in developing your leadership potential, getting engaged on
campus, & making Columbus State a more inclusive place please contact the Director
of Global Diversity and Inclusion, Brett Welsh, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 614-287-2426.
Programs DPEs will help facilitate:
Columbus State Leadership Society Advanced Experience
The Dream Network
Marketing and social media
Special event planning (e.g. MLK Celebration, Women Her-story Month, Black History Month, Week of Welcome, Films, Guest Presenters, etc.
Developing new initiatives
Serve on campus committees
Serve as representative of GDI department at college and community events
Paid student worker position
Representing the student perspective
Opportunity to work with and learn from Columbus State faculty and staff
Develop your professional network
Create new initiatives that meet needs of fellow students