Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience : Office of Student Life

Board Applications

 

Applications for the 2021 - 2022 Buck-I-SERV Board will open in December 2021. 

Check out this document below to get a better idea of what being a part of the board entails.

Buck-I-SERV Board Position Description 2020 - 2021


The Buck-I-SERV Board is composed of 15 - 17 students who dedicate time to aid in the coordination, planning, facilitation, and execution of all Buck-I-SERV trips and trainings. The Board serves as the student voice and leadership for Buck-I-SERV. Board members meet weekly, on Tuesday evenings, throughout the entire academic year for training and planning. The Board position is un-paid.


Members of the Buck-I-SERV Board will be expected to:

  • Establish relationships with housing, nonprofits, and community organizations in order to create trips across the globe
    • Communicate frequently with these housing, nonprofits, and community organizations
    • Market all Buck-I-SERV events, applications and opportunities throughout the year
    • Represent the Buck-I-SERV community and the student body positively and professionally
    • Coordinate the planning of all major program events including Kick-Off and Welcome Back events
    • Create educational training and development opportunities for participants.
    • Explore social justice issues from poverty to environmental issues to mental health
    • Advise trip leaders about their individual trips for them to more effectively lead their group during each Buck-I-SERV experience.
    • Collect and analyze feedback from participants and leaders for program improvements in the future
    • Attend weekly board meetings for the 2020 - 2021 academic year held on Tuesdays from 6:30 – 8:00 PM
    • Attend weekly committee meetings for the 2020 - 2021 academic year: date and time to be determined by each individual committee
    • Attend four trainings in the Spring 2020 semester on 2/19 from 6 - 8 PM, 2/26 from 7:30 - 9:30, 3/19 from 6 - 8 PM and 4/8 from 7:30 - 9:30 PM
    • Serve as a site leader for Spring into Service 2020 on Sunday, April 5th
    • Attend the student activities retreat on Saturday, March 21st


For questions about the application and Board position, please contact                                                                                 

Connor Jones, Program Coordinator for Buck-I-SERV (jones.6493@osu.edu)