Cross-Cultural Leadership Center

Become a Part of the CCLC

CCLC and STAR Center staff posing for a picture

Join the Family!  Application for Fall 2024 are has closed but keep up with updates on our social media accounts.  

Keep up to date on other future opportunities, follow us on Instagram (@chicocclc).  We hope you want to join the team! 

Why be a part of the CCLC Staff?

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a unique work environment where you get to build relationships and community while gaining leadership skills for life?! We are looking for students who are willing to be Courageously Extraordinary!

The CCLC is more than just a space where people come to hang out or a place for students to work to put on programs. It is a place of POSSIBILITIES.

We aim to empower diverse communities with support, knowledge, and opportunity to reach their collective and individual goals. We invite others to imagine the possibilities of what impact they want to make and encourage all those around us to work together to create positive change in our world. The CCLC is here to help you develop your leadership skills and give you the opportunity to think of the impossible and make them possible.

Apply via Handshake to the Cross-Cultural Leadership Center and become a part of the change on this campus. 

Positions Within the CCLC

  • Student Assistant Level IV (Graduate Intern)
  • Inclusion Desk Assistant 
  • Cultural Program Coordinators 


Internship (for Spring 2024)

What is it?

A CCLC Internship is a one-semester commitment that gives you an opportunity to get involved in the behind the scenes of CCLC programs, serve on panels, facilitate workshop discussions, support marketing & outreach, and explore your own cultural leadership while implementing a personal passion project related to the mission of the CCLC

Support. Community. Family. Personal Growth. Transformational Experience. Culturally Relevant Leadership Skills.

Who Is It For?

Ideally, this opportunity is done concurrently while fulfilling a major-related required internship, however, anyone is welcome to apply including graduate students! No experience is required, but those who are willing to jump in and grow through the process are encouraged to apply!

What Will I Do?

Interns will meet for weekly meetings as well as coordinate weekly marketing and promotion opportunities, attend and help run CCLC programs and gain access to support and resources to initiate your own personal passion project.

How Do I Apply?

Application opens March 25-April 12th on Handshake.  You will also need to complete a supplemental application and email to or drop it off at the CCLC Front Desk (MLIB 172).  

Staff will email you about interviews dates/times by mid-April.