Scholarship Events, Cornell Club of Los Angeles
Posted by Cornell Club of Los Angeles on 05/23/2018
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Process for Filling Position:
Open (Volunteers self-identify)
Number of Seats:
Los Angeles, California 90745, United States
Summary of Position
Take the lead on continuing CCLA's tradition of funding scholarships every year for area students. Our scholarship events are the main way we raise our scholarship funds.
- Identifying and coordinating scholarship events, including the annual scholarship dinners - Choosing the theme of any scholarship events
- Organizing hosts for any scholarship events
You will have the full support of the board and previous scholarship events directors in this role. This is a great role for someone who loves event planning and thinking outside of the box. Additionally, all board members are responsible for attending board meetings and providing input and guidance on the direction of the Cornell Club of Los Angeles.
Talent Expectations: Skills
Speak to Groups
It is important that the the scholarship director is able to speak in board meetings and share thoughts and ideas with the board. Although public speaking is not mandatory, it is helpful to have a comfort level in speaking to their constituents. The ability to share a clear message of welcome and inclusion is important in both speaking and communicating via email.
Serve on a Committee or Board
Directors should attend and participate in meetings for the Cornell Club of Los Angeles. They should also provide support for activities and functions.
Directors should represent Cornell at any Cornell Club Event they attend.
Kate Van Dalsem
Volunteer Position Title:
Associate Director, West Coast Engagement and Cornell Silicon Valley
Average Time Commitment:
Term of Office:
Number of terms in Office:
No hiatus required
Meeting Attendance Required?
Off Campus Location:
Los Angeles area
Meetings per year:
Other Meeting Details:
CCLA typically meets every other month, but may call special meetings as needed.
Yearly Philanthropic Expectation:
Make a gift to Cornell at a level of individual comfort
Alumni Trustee Election
Vote in the annual trustee election