University Of Nebraska At Omaha Omaha , NE 68102
The Thompson Learning Community (TLC) is designed to promote the academic success of UNO students receiving the Susan Thompson Buffett Scholarship.
TLC provides Thompson Scholars a sequence of common courses, special activities, advisement, and other opportunities to connect with faculty and peers. The TLC Office is a dynamic area with a great deal of student interaction.
The TLC Specialist will serve as an academic and personal resource to students seeking ways to succeed at UNO. The individual will work with first and second year TLC students. The specialist will teach a minimum of 6 sections of US 1020 (TLC First-year Seminar) and/or US 202 (TLC Sophomore Year Seminar)
Additionally, the Specialist will meet with students on academic probation to help them create a plan to be successful.
The Specialist will also additional leadership responsibilities such as co-leading the TLC First Year Peer Mentor program including responsibilities for hiring, training, and leadership development of 24 TLC student leader or a comparable assignment. The specialist will work with students and staff to enhance the community and the overall success of the students through other programmatic needs defined by the Assistant Directors and Director.