First-Year Programs, GEP 101 Please note: A faculty or staff member of Missouri State University must complete this form. Recommendations written by undergraduate students (such as RAs, peer leaders, etc.) will not be accepted. The below-named student is applying for a position as a Peer Leader. A Peer Leader acts as a role model for first-year students at Missouri State University and assists instructors with the GEP 101 First-Year Foundations course. It is desired that the candidate be a resource for incoming students, as well as an enthusiastic and unbiased supporter of Missouri State University. Please be candid in your appraisal of the applicant. Confidentiality of this reference is honored.