Graduate assistants in the Office of Student Center Programs works with Student Center staff to help advise the University Program Board (UPB). UPB is one of the largest student organizations on campus, and it provides many student-centered events and activities for the Ball State community including movies, coffeehouses, comedians, and speakers. This position advises UPB members on issues of event planning, budget management, and event promotion, as well as other student development issues. Additionally, this position assists with other office programs including Late Nite at Ball State. This assistantship will enable one to enhance/develop advising skills for working with individual students as well as student groups, provide practical experience in event planning and promotion, and help prepare a graduate student for work advising student groups in a student activities office or similar environment.