Lindenwood University Alumni are successful in the world of work and are uniquely positioned to serve as mentors to current students. The mentor-student relationship provides a "real-world" perspective to complement a student's academic training.
Role of the Mentor:
Help students define career goals
Provide career advice and support
Role of the Student:
Enlist help from a mentor who has achieved similar career goals
Gather information from a mentor who has a broad background and diverse experiences
Student tours mentor's workplace
Student conducts informational interviews with mentors colleagues, co-workers and supervisors
Mentor reviews student's resume, application letters, portfolio, etc.
Student and mentor discuss various topics related to the student's goals and the mentor's career