Join us this Thursday for LAYING THE FOUNDATION: The Mentoring Journey

Image: Mentoring November 14, 2013 flyerFaculty members are invited to take part in a SIX PART SERIES of FACULTY WORKSHOPS FOR FALL 2013 & SPRING 2014 presented by the Undergraduate Research Committee

Mentoring
Proven Strategies for Success

SESSION 2: LAYING THE FOUNDATION: The Mentoring Journey

DATE: Thursday, November 14th
VENUE: N227
TIME: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
RSVP: facultycommons@citytech.cuny.edu

Save the date for the remaining four sessions next semester:

02/27/14 Session 3: Characteristics of Effective Mentors and Mentees
03/27/14 Session 4: Developing a Mentoring Program of Undergraduate Research 04/24/14 Session 5: Evaluation and Tools
05/08/14 Session 6: Successes and Lessons Learned

WORKSHOPS ARE OPEN TO ALL CITY TECH FACULTY MEMBERS.

Mentoring: Proven Strategies for Success

City Tech faculty members are invited to join the Undergraduate Research Committee for a six-part seminar,Ā Mentoring: Proven Strategies for Success
Image: Mentoring October 18, 2013 flyer
Session 1:Ā  Mentoring Success
Date: Friday, October 18th
Venue: N227
Time: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Upcoming sessions:

11/14/13 Session 2: Laying the Foundation: The Mentoring Journey
02/27/14 Session 3: Characteristics of Effective Mentors and Mentees
03/27/14 Session 4:Ā  Developing a Mentoring Program of Undergraduate Research
04/24/14 Session 5: Evaluation and Tools
05/08/14 Session 6: Successes and Lessons Learned
(Sessions 2-6 will be held 11:30 am – 12:30 pm)

Today: Research Mixer!

Image: Research Mixer Spring 2013 flyerCalling all faculty and students interested in mentored undergraduate research! Today is the semi-annual Research Mixer, an opportunity for students to learn from faculty mentors about benefits of and opportunities for working with a mentor to conduct a research project. The Undergraduate Research Committee hopes that the mixer will facilitate meaningful connections between research mentors and students interested in research. Not sure if you’re ready to take on a research project? Come listen and find out more about the process!

And, of course, snacks for all and prizes for a lucky few!

OPEN CITY FELLOWSHIP 2013-2014 Deadline 3/25

The Asian American Writer’s Workshop is looking for five new Fellows for our magazine, Open City:

Open City, an online magazine published by the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, documents the pulse of metropolitan Asian America as itā€™s being lived on the streets of New York right now. Covered by the Wall Street Journal and NPR, a collaborative partner with the New Museum and the Museum of Chinese in America, Open City grants a $5,000 fellowship, career guidance, and publishing opportunities to five Creative Nonfiction Fellows to write and produce both short-form and long-form editorial content on the vibrant immigrant communities of Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.

If youā€™re an emerging creative nonfiction writer looking for financial support, a place to publish and career mentorship, apply to become a Creative Nonfiction Fellow.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dFVGQURtWEFFSlJMUUJyemM5ZGo0MWc6MQ#gid=0

Carolyn SunĀ 
Editor | Open City
Asian American Writers’ Workshop
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www.aaww.orgĀ |Ā opencitymag.comĀ |Ā @aaww

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