Grounded in the philosophy that everyone in the community has a role to play in ending sexual violence, the NSU Title IX Peer Educator program aims to provide an opportunity for NSU students to serve as leaders for their peers. The unique opportunity enables students to receive a national certification and to design and facilitate educational workshops aimed at the reduction and prevention of sexual harassment and misconduct of all types.
***The Title IX Peer Educator Program satisfies two (2) co-curricular Experiential Education and Learning (ExEL) units. ***
Applications for 2023-2023 are due September 8, 2023!
If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Sam Giordano, Title IX Case Manager & Sexual Violence Prevention Educator.
The Nova Southeastern University Title IX Peer Educator Program provides current undergraduate, graduate, and professional students with a unique opportunity to positively influence campus climate and culture through the design, development, facilitation, and assessment of workshops, programs, and training aimed at awareness-raising and the prevention of sexual misconduct and intimate partner violence.
The certified Title IX Peer Educators, execute programs to address the educational needs of the NSU community. Topics and themes of customizable programs will address:
Participants in the NSU Peer Educator program will be able to:
Through rigorous and ongoing training, Peer Educators will be exposed to a content-rich curriculum aimed at developing proficiency around the following skills:
The Peer Educator Program now satisfies two (2) co-curricular Experiential Education and Learning (ExEL) units. The purpose of experiential education is to actively engage students through relevant, ongoing experience, active learning, critical problem solving, and reflective practices.
Those selected to serve as Peer Educators will be expected to agree to the following: