Worldwide Wake Program Assistants

The Center for Global Programs & Studies is looking for current Wake students to serve as volunteer Program Assistants (PAs) for Worldwide Wake Pre-Orientation, an engaging program focused on cultural awareness and intercultural communication for globally-minded first-year students.

Deadline to apply is Sunday, March 10, 2019, at 11 p.m.

Time Commitment:

Spring 2019: One 1-hour meeting

Summer 2019: Report to campus no later than 11 a.m. on Friday, August 16th; responsibilities will end after lunch on Wednesday, August 21st.


Responsibilities of PAs include:

  • Greet first-year participants at residence halls and help carry personal belongings to rooms.
  • Participate in all activities as scheduled by Worldwide Wake Leadership Team and be dedicated 100% to WWW during the time frame listed above.
  • With a PA partner, oversee a small group of six to eight first-year students throughout the pre-orientation experience, which includes “get to know you” ice breakers, discussions, presentations, free time, and team activities including “Global Challenges.”
  • Spark conversation and establish a welcoming, inclusive atmosphere within your small group and Worldwide Wake as a whole.
  • Provide advice and personal insight to students about life at Wake Forest.
  • Serve as a mentor to students in your small group and remain in contact throughout the fall semester.

Deadline to apply is Sunday, March 10, 2019, at 11 p.m.

Questions? Contact Sandra McMullen at or a member of the Leadership Team: Monet Beatty, Mohammad Malik or Austin Ledet.