- Go through introductions - name, your background, location, the company you work for, etc.
- Talk about how everyone in the group started their journey to software development.
Our small-group mentorship program is designed to help students establish meaningful connections to other practitioners within the tech field. We aim to connect resourceful, talented, and supportive professionals (including Prime alumni!) with Prime students in order to share multiple experiences and perspectives in an inclusive community-based setting.
Program engagement asks that your mentor/mentee group meets for 1-2 hours every other week for the 14-week classroom portion of our students' Prime experience. In addition, we expect both mentors and mentees to:
More about these and additional tips for a positive mentorship program experience will be shared during the kick-off meeting.
Once you have signed up to be a mentor, mark your calendars for the following dates in your mentorship program!
|Program||Cohort||Kick-Off Meeting Dates||Cohort Months||Final Project Dates|
|Engineering||Emirp||March 4th, 2021, 6pm // Add the kick-off meeting to your calendar!||February - June||June 1st, 2021|
|Engineering||Fortunate||April 8th, 2021, 6pm //Add the kick-off meeting to your calendar!||April - July||July 6th, 2021|
|Engineering||Genocchi||May 13th, 2021, 6pm //Add the kick-off meeting to your calendar!||May - August||August, 10th, 2021|
|Engineering||Higgs||June 17th, 2021, 6pm // Add the kick-off meeting to your calendar!||June - September||September 14th, 2021|
|Engineering||Mersenne||July 22nd, 2021, 6pm // Add the kick-off meeting to your calendar!||July - October||October 19th, 2021|
The following topics are recommended for each meeting.
No specific talking points, just enjoy your last meeting! Feel free to talk about additional topics or share words of advice.