Conferences Staff Summer Positions

Application Questions

The following short essay questions will need to be answered to complete your Conference Services application.  Please take a few minutes to consider your responses.  Once you are ready to submit your answers, please fill out the on-line application.


1. Tell us more about yourself!  Why are you interested in working with us, and what makes you a good fit for Conference Services and the CA position?

2. The CA experience provides a great opportunity for professional and personal development.  Name one strength you feel will benefit the Conference Services team and other CAs.  Then name one area in which you feel you will improve through your work with the Conference Services team.

3. We're a group of professionals and students that works hard, strives for perfection, supports one another when we struggle, and celebrates our accomplishments together.  How has teamwork helped you be successful in the past, either personally, academically, or professionally?

4. In a typical conference season, there will be busy, stressful days at times.  How do you know you're stressed and what strategies do you employ to get through it?  How do you wind down after a long day?

5. We constantly tell our clients that IWU is the place to be.  In your opinion, what makes IWU awesome?


If you have any questions, please contact us at or 309.556.3591.  Thank you!  We look forward to receiving your application!