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New Member Educator Training

Student attendees at New Member Educator Training in September 2019.

New Member Educator Training educates and supports the chapter officers in charge of welcoming new members into their organizations. Training typically includes the role of the new member educator, community building, inclusive leadership, developing safe environments, and campus resources.

For the fall 2021 semester, New Member Educator training will be held virtually, including online Canvas modules and a live session on Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 4-5:30 p.m. CT via Zoom. The training addresses the role of the new member educator, community building, inclusive leadership, developing safe environments, and campus resources.

Register for New Member Educator Training

Registration is due on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.

Attendance Expectations

To receive SFL Good Standing credit, each chapter must have a minimum of one new member educator register. Chapters can register more than one new member educator or a similar officer as interested.

Accommodations and Questions

Please email questions about New Member Educator Training, and/or accommodation requests (e.g. closed captioning, sign language interpretation, etc.) to sfl@austin.utexas.edu. Event accommodations can be requested while event registration is open.

Any affiliated member seeking support in their chapter's new member education process should email their council advisor.