Schedule

AWARES Schedule 2022-2023

Fall Break: October 13-14, 2022

Autumn 2022

Date

Topic

9/21, 6:30-7:30pm

Program launch for students & mentors: Meet and greet, program discussion

9/22, 6:30-7:30pm

Program launch for students & mentors: Meet and greet, program discussion 

Student-mentor meetings (30 min, every two weeks)

Date

Topic

9/26-9/30

 Introductions, interviewing the mentor, career goal discussion

10/10-10/14

 Job search, how to interview, potential interview questions

10/24-10/28

 How to negotiate your offer(s), benefits, adaptation to a new place, 

11/7-11/11

 Interactions with your boss, peers, and direct reports

Learning community meetings (60 min, every two weeks)

Date (Tu,W,Th)

Topic

10/4,5,6

 Reflections on the 1st mentor meeting during week of 9/30-10/4

10/18,19,20

 Reflections on the 2nd mentor meeting during week of 10/14-10/18

11/1,2,3

 Reflections of the 3rd mentor meeting during week of 10/5-11/9

11/15,16,17

 Reflections on the 4th mentor meeting during week of 11/19-11/23 

Mentors only meeting (60 min)

Date

Topic

11/30 or 12/1

Program progress discussion 

Spring Semester 2023

Spring Break: March 13-17, 2023.

Mentor-Mentee Full Group Meetings (90 min)

Date

Topic

1/11

Mid-program event (6:30 pm-8:00 pm)

Student-mentor meetings (30-60 min, every 2 weeks)

Date

Topic

1/16-1/20

 Conflict resolution in the work place, emotional intelligence

1/30-2/3

 Diversity in the work place, implicit bias, microaggression 

2/13-2/17

 Career management, recognizin opportunities 

2/27-3/3

 Building mentorship, sponsorship, networking

3/20-3/24

 Imposter syndrome, strategies to build confidence 

Learning community meetings (60 min, every 2 weeks)

Date

Topic

1/24,25,26

 Reflection on the 1stmentor meeting during week of 1/17-1/21

2/7,8,9

 Reflection on the 2ndmentor meeting during week of 1/31-2/4

2/21,22,23

 Reflection on the 3rdmentor meeting during week of 2/14-2/18

3/7,8,9

 Reflection on the 4thmentor meeting during week of 2/28-3/4

3/28,29,30

 Reflection on the 5thmentor meeting during week of 3/21-3/25

4/4,5,6

Mentor presentations (Topic:TBD)

Mentor-Mentee Full Group Meetings (60 min, once a semester)

Date

Topic

4/12

Program graduation