Student Involvement Opportunities

Campus Recreation Program Advisory Board

Provide suggestions to the Department of Campus Recreational Services (CRS) for program planning, operations and initiatives, and assist in developing the highest possible quality of life for the diverse needs of our University community.

Contact at camprec@binghamton.edu

Student Health Advisory Committee

Enhance the health and wellness programs available to students through the Decker Student Health Services Center by advising about issues not limited to, types of services, accessibility, and educational needs/programs.

Students interested in joining should contact Health and Counseling Services at 777-2221. To view the annual report for 2014-15, click here

Mental Health Outreach Peer Educators (M-HOPE) Internship

Impact and change campus culture around topics of mental health and wellness through outreach services including one-on-one interactions with peers, campus-wide initiatives, programs and workshops for campus groups, and other support of the University Counseling Center and its mission.

For more information, click here

Group Fitness Internship (Spring semester only) - 90 hours, 3 credits

Become a trained and certified group fitness instructor for Campus Recreational Services.

Learn more here

Outdoor Pursuits Internship

Be trained to lead groups through problem solving games, as well as low and high element ropes course elements. Experience helpful but not necessary.

Read the FAQs here. Apply here

Personal Training Internship (Fall semester only) - 120 hours, 4 credits

Become a trained and certified personal trainer for Campus Recreational Services.

Learn more here. Apply here

REACH (Real Education About College Health) peer education program - 4 credits

Heighten fellow students' awareness and understanding of health issues that directly affect their lives such as alcohol and other drugs, tobacco use, social life, HIV/AIDs, sexuality, self-esteem, peer pressure, relationships and healthy decision making.

Learn more here. Apply here.  

Nutrition and Fitness Internship - 2 or 3 credits

Function as a peer educator to fellow Binghamton students through communication and presentation on topics including nutrition, fitness, body image, and eating disorders.

Apply here. For more information, contact Sarah Thompson or Lisa Hrehor.

20:1 Sexual Assault Peer Education Internship (Year long) - 4 credits

Learn about sexual assault, prevention, victim empathy, sexual consent, bystander behavior, peer education and oral presentation skills. Engage in class discussion, orally present learned material, and design creative approaches to presenting the material at officially planned peer education sessions.

For more information, contact Dara Raboy-Picciano. View the 2015 Course Syllabus here.

20:1 Bystander Intervention Internship (Year long) - 4 credits

(Sister Program to 20:1 Sexual Assault Prevention Program)

Learn about Bystander Intervention, sexual assault prevention, domestic violence, hate crimes/bullying, hazing and other incidents of potential situations of interpersonal violence where there might be opportunity for Bystander Intervention.

For more information, contact Dara Raboy-Picciano. View the 2015 Course Syllabus here.

Last Updated: 11/18/16