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Mentoring principles are universal and apply to a variety of professional settings in and out of academia. This mentoring workshop series (CIMER: Entering Mentoring) will provide graduate students training in competencies and skills with effective mentoring (being mentors themselves). Graduate students in all disciplines are welcome to participate. Students who will be or are currently mentoring undergraduate students are particularly encouraged to participate. Sessions will be based on case scenarios, evidence-based practices, and participants are expected to actively engage in discussions. Participants are expected to commit to attending all four sessions. Those who complete all 4 sessions will receive a placard acknowledging their participation.

September 17 - Session 1 – What is Mentoring? Maintaining Effective Communication

September 24  - Session 2 – Aligning Expectations, Assessing Understanding

October 1 - Session 3 – Addressing Equity and Inclusion, Fostering Independence

October 8 - Session 4 – Cultivating Ethical Behavior, Articulating a Mentoring Philosophy


  Location: Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave.
  Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - Tuesday, October 08, 2019
  Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Sponsor: The Graduate School
  Price: Free
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Brian Rybarczyk brybar@email.unc.edu

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