Student Employment - Interdisciplinary

U-Innovate Assistant

Looking for outgoing motivated students to assist in a new initiative at Ursinus where students will be invited to participate in a business model competition. The competition carries big prize money ($7500 for first place!), and will run in the Spring semester, mostly. We will be running a speakers series and a series of workshops in the Fall semester (as well as a logo competition). We are looking for a student worker (or two, or three) who will help us get organized, and get students excited about the competition during the fall semester.

-Generate student enthusiasm for the competition
-Create and update a facebook page/twitter feed/etc. to keep students interested and updated on the details
-Create/update a website with the information pertinent to all aspects of the competition (training provided)
-Help with the creation and display of posters/brochures, etc.
-Any other ideas you have to get the word out and get students to participate!
-Light administrative work 


-Outgoing, enthusiastic personality
-Excellent communication skills
-Able to work independently and in groups
-Basic computer skills and familiarity with social networking site

-$250 stipend for the fall semester (approximately 25-30 hours of work)