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Become a Lift as You Climb Ambassador

DePaul College of Education students and alumni ​are encouraged to become an important part of our program by applying to become a Lift as You Climb Ambassador. Ambassadors collaborate with community leaders to implement and showcase a project to support social and educational equity (such as the school-to-prison pipeline, undocumented students, homelessness, college access, opportunities in the arts, etc.).

Lift as You Climb...  

  • Prepares future leaders for a changing educational landscape
  • Invests in the needs, values, and priorities of under-represented communities
  • Provides leadership development and community building

As a LAYC Ambassador, you are expected to...

  • Attend a kick-off meeting
  • Meet with your team once a week
  • Participate in peace circle training
  • Present at the LAYC Symposium