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WACC– WSU STEM Literacy Worms to Widgets Project Coordinator
The STEM Literacy: Worms to Widgets Project Coordinator (Pullman) will support the work of the YMCA of the Palouse as a member of the STEM Literacy: Worms to Widgets Project with the Washington State University (WSU) Center for Civic Engagement (CCE). The primary function of this WACC AmeriCorps VISTA position will be to coordinate a campus and community-based project to increase opportunities for underrepresented youth to engage in STEM programming. This WACC AmeriCorps VISTA position will work as a part of a team to leverage campus-community partnerships to develop opportunities for WSU students to increase STEM programming for Pullman youth. The VISTA member joins the statewide Washington Campus Compact VISTA team whose members increase the capacity of campus-community partnerships by leveraging campus resources and community assets to address the critical issues of education access and food security. Washington Campus Compact is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our national service programs. People of color, LGBTQ individuals, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Member Duties : In Year 1, the VISTA member will establish the foundation for the project: 1) Convene a STEM Coalition of stakeholders to align resources, 2) Create a community asset map to identify STEM resources and programming gaps, 3) Align after-school programming with state and national NextGen Science and Math curriculum standards, 4) Engage WSU students in leading STEM programming in the Pullman community, 5) Complete a program assessment for succeeding project years.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Education ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  STEM ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Computers/Technology . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

WACC– WSU STEM Literacy Worms to Widgets Project Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/18/2017  -   08/18/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations WASHINGTON  

Accepting Applications
From  04/24/2017  To  06/16/2017 

Contact Denise Blike
516 High St
Bellingham   WA   98225
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 73692