Alumni Career Mentor Kickoff

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Alumni

Eager to make a difference? The Alumni Asociation invites you to attend the Alumni Career Mentor Program’s Fall Kickoff. This kickoff marks the launch of “Three Chats Over Coffee,” an exciting new model for enhancing the longtime Alumni Career Mentor Program. At the event, you’ll get to know students of all class years over delicious burritos, network with fellow alumni interested in sharing professional expertise with the Arcadia community, learn best practices for being a great mentor, and be among the first alumni to learn about the new features of the program. After the evening's programming, you will be paired with a student mentee. You won’t want to miss it!

Students

Discover the benefits of having a professional mentor, learn more about the Alumni Career Mentor Program, and gain tips for how to be a great mentee over dinner catered by Qdoba. Meet alumni of a variety of generations interested in giving back to Arcadia and sharing their expertise in a stress-free speed networking night. After attending this fun evening, you will be paired with an Alumni Career Mentor who shares common interests with you. Please feel free to dress casually for the event; business casual is not required. Students should sign up for the event via Handshake.

About the Program

The Alumni Career Mentor Program's "Three Chats Over Coffee" offers an opportunity for alumni and students to connect three times over the course of the fall semester for intentional conversations about academics, career, and shared interests. First-time and returning alumni mentors and student mentees will learn about the newest features of the program. Students who are interested in being matched with a mentor will have the ability to connect with potential alumni mentors and share in valuable conversations during the interactive evening.

  • 6 to 6:45 p.m. Dinner and Alumni-Student Networking
  • 6:45 to 7 p.m. Introducing "Three Chats Over Coffee"—Program Overview, Tips & Being a Great Mentor/Mentee
  • 7 to 8 p.m. Stress-Free Speed Networking

This event is sponsored by Trustee Lyanne Lindo Wassermann '61.

RSVP by Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.

ALUMNI: RSVP using the button below or by calling 215-517-2566.

Alumni Registration

STUDENTS: RSVP on Handshake by using the button below.

Student Registration


Information for New Alumni Mentors

If you are interested in joining the Alumni Career Mentor Program as a first-time alumni mentor, we invite you to review the program guidelines and complete the Alumni Mentor Volunteer Form at arcadia.edu/alumnimentor. The Office of Alumni Relations will reach out to you soon thereafter with instructions on how to sign up for Handshake, our online platform used for pairing prospective mentors and mentees. You can sign up to be a mentor before this event or on-site.

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