GPS: Mentorship for Graduate Students

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Monday June 26, 2017
      12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons (CULC) 423
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Contact

James Black, Office of Graduate Studies

Kyla T. Ross, Director of Graduate Training, Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering

 

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Maximizing a mentorship relationship is a key professional development skill. This workshop aims to provide a foundation for doing just that.

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Want to maximize your graduate training experience? Want to learn how to be an effective mentor and mentee? The Office of Graduate Studies is excited to offer a one-hour session to train graduate students on a range of tools and topics aimed at increasing the likelihood of successful mentoring relationships.

Kyla Ross, Director of Graduate Training for the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, will guide participants through topics such as improving self-awareness, defining and aligning expectations, and communicating effectively. The purpose of this mentorship training session is to increase awareness and appreciation for the diversity of approaches and needs that both mentors and mentees have, as well as to equip participants with tools for success. Benefits include increased productivity, confidence, wellness, and job marketability.

Please join us from 12 – 1PM in Clough Room 423.  Cookies and drinks will be provided for this brown bag session.  Feel free to bring your lunch and eat during the presentation.  Please RSVP via the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GJ9X87G.  Please address any questions to James Black (jblack@gatech.edu).

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Graduate Studies

Invited Audience
Graduate students
Categories
Career/Professional development, Training/Workshop
Keywords
graduate students, mentorship
Status
  • Created By: James Black
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jun 1, 2017 - 4:34pm
  • Last Updated: Jun 13, 2017 - 1:28pm