This position leads PoliTALK, a student-led discussion group which offers engaging conversation and access to distinguished guest speakers, scholars, and policymakers visiting campus.
The Student Program Assistant for PoliTALK assists with setup and Q&A at the lectures and by hosting student lunches or dinners for Rockefeller Public Programs. The Program Assistant must research the topic covered by the speaker, and be prepared with leading questions to start the PoliTALK discussion. Program assistants provide written summaries of each session for publication on the Rockefeller Center’s blog and other social media outlets.
Hours: 5 hours a week.
Schedule: Based on public program dates and times.
Supervisor: Joanne Needham