Mentoring Skills Workshop

This workshop is designed to enhance participants’ effectiveness in mentoring students. 

Run as a three-part series, from 8:30 am - 10:00 am in LKSC 208. Attendance at all three sessions is strongly encouraged as content builds from one session to the next

Session 1: Introduction to Mentoring and Giving Feedback

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Learning Objectives: Be aware of the characteristics of a good mentor; know the responsibilities of a mentor; know the responsibilities of a mentee; understand the principles of giving feedback; be able to apply a model of feedback in a mentoring relationship.


Session 2: Mentoring Across Generations and Giving Challenging Feedback

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Learning Objectives: Describe the mentoring relationship continuum; mentor effectively across generational difference; adjust your feedback to different communication styles; give effective feedback in challenging situations


Session 3: Understanding and Mitigating Implicit Bias in Mentoring

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Presented by the Office of Faculty Development and Diversity, this session will focus on understanding and recognizing implicit bias, as well as understanding tools and strategies for mitigating implicit bias in the mentoring relationship.