How to Be Your Own Best Mentor

This interactive workshop guides participants to define and teach oneself the knowledge and skills for future success.

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November 4, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Graduate students and postdocs are invited to this interactive workshop which features introspective work, breakout sessions, and group discussions. Participants will discuss how to self-define and self-teach the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in their careers or next stages in life.

This three-hour workshop is part of a mentoring curriculum developed by Dr. Carolee Bull, Professor and Head of the Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology at Penn State. Dr. Bull has taught this curriculum at national and international universities and scientific society meetings. She is the recipient of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary’s Honor Award for her many contributions to diversity and inclusion in science.

Space is limited. Contact by October 21 to register.

How to Be Your Own Best Mentor is a prerequisite to the How to Mentor Your Boss workshop to be offered spring semester.

Sponsored by the Graduate Women in Science (GWIS).

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