RESPECT Now Accepting Applications for 2020-2021 Year

Pat Walker Health Center's Sexual & Relationship Violence Resource Center is currently accepting student applications to join the award-winning peer education group, RESPECT — Rape Education Services by Peers Encouraging Conscious Thought.

For 20 years, RESPECT interns have encouraged students and others to have conscious thought and conversation about sexual violence and its affects. The group was recently recognized by the NASPA BACCHUS Initiatives Region IV-W as Outstanding Program of the Year for Excellence in Peer Education.

Multiple positions are available and will be filled through a competitive application process and selected interviews. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

Apply Online: www.surveymonkey.com/r/RESPECT2020-2021APP  

Requirements:

  • U of A student throughout the 2020-21 academic year (fall and spring semesters).
  • Desire to positively address sexual and relationship violence through education and advocacy programs.
  • Attendance of required training Aug. 19-21 (in-person or virtual to be determined).

To learn more about RESPECT, visit respect.uark.edu and follow @uarkRESPECT. For questions, email respect@uark.edu or call 479-575-4000.

About the Sexual and Relationship Violence Center: Sexual and Relationship Violence Center provides education and advocacy programs for the campus community. All victim advocacy services are confidential. SRVC is in dedicated space within the Garland Garage Retail/Office Complex across the street from the Pat Walker Health Center.

About the Pat Walker Health Center: Pat Walker Health Center supports students along their academic journey by providing efficient and convenient access to quality medical care, mental health care, and wellness and health promotion programs and services. The health center strives to enrich the academic and personal development of students by creating an inclusive environment that promotes positive behavior and lifestyle changes. Pat Walker Health Center is a department of the Division of Student Affairs.

About the Division of Student Affairs: The Division of Student Affairs supports students in pursuing knowledge, earning a degree, finding meaningful careers, exploring diversity, and connecting with the global community. We provide students housing, dining, health care resources, and create innovative programs that educate and inspire. We enhance the University of Arkansas experience and help students succeed, one student at a time.

Contacts

Zac Garrett Brown, assistant director of communications
Pat Walker Health Center
479-575-4649, zacharyb@uark.edu

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