The LINK Program
The LINK program, supervised by Thomas Lavenir and a Program Assistant, was initially instituted to address the university’s need to improve the recruitment of international students and to ensure the proper adjustment of these new students on campus. Since the implementation of the LINK program in 2006, over 60 student assistants (or LINKers) have been employed to run this program.
Unlike most student assistant jobs, their commitment to the program relies on independent work, group work and a series of trainings and meetings. Over the years, the LINK program has changed to develop the LINKer’s leadership and intercultural competencies along with the specific intend of advocating for the needs and issues faced by the JMU international community.
This year's LINKers are:
For more information, contact the LINK program supervisor:
JMAC 6, Suite 23 - MSC 5731
Tel: 1 (540) 568-7314