Event: Next PhD Completion Workshop: “Growing Your Community: Skills for Mentoring and Networking” with Dr. Stephen Thomas
Date: Monday, November 21, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Location: University of Maryland College Park Campus, 2124 Lee Building – RSVP Required
Register at: go.umd.edu/mentoring2016
Event Details: Learn from experts about the impact of compassionate mentoring, and the importance of this style of mentoring in supporting graduate students. Attendees will learn the differences between a “mentor” vs. an “advisor,” gains skills for networking and learn the importance of networking to build your community, and get insights about mentoring and networking options. Limited seating. Light refreshments, coffee and tea will be provided.
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Thomas
Professor of Health Services Administration
Director of Maryland Center for Health Equity
For a full biography of Dr. Stephen Thomas, please see the following link: http://sph.umd.edu/people/stephen-b-thomas
This event is sponsored by the UMD Graduate School, Office of Graduate Diversity and Inclusion (OGDI), Graduate Student Government, and PROMISE: Maryland’s AGEP.
For questions, please contact:
Associate Director Office of Graduate Diversity and Inclusion & UMD PROMISE AGEP Coordinator