Welcome to the temporary home of the IS Mentoring Program

Our site is under construction and will be back up soon.

While we revamp the site, here is the schedule for this semester:

For more information, email Dr. Joseph Rottman.

September


Resume building and interview skills  

Place:Grace's Place (204 Express Scripts Hall)
Date:September 23rd, 2013
Time:5:30pm
Sponsored by:IS Mentoring Program
Description: Our panel of experts will talk about landing that dream job and how to succeed in the resume and interview phases of your job hunt.

After the presentation we will devote a short period of time to our "speed mentoring" activity.

Feel free to stick around for the social hour to network with our mentors, and make those contacts. Refreshments will be served.

October


Building Apps for Business Advantage  

Place:Grace's Place (204 Express Scripts Hall)
Date:October 30th, 2013
Time:5:30pm
Sponsored by:IS Mentoring Program
Description: Application Development for mobile platforms is one of the fastest growing areas of IT. Hear from our panel of experts about the business and career value that mobile development can bring.

After the presentation we will devote a short period of time to our "speed mentoring" activity.

Feel free to stick around for the social hour to network with our mentors, and make those contacts. Refreshments will be served.

 

November


LaunchCodeSTL  

Place:118 Social Sciences and Business Building
Date:November 21st, 2013
Time:5:30pm
Sponsored by:IS Mentoring Program
Description:To close the semester, we will have a VERY special guest speaker: Mr. Jim McKelvey, Founder of Square. You don't want to miss this event!! Thanks to Vicki Sauter we will have the founder of LaunchCode, Jim McKelvey, as one of our speakers. You can read about this initiative here . McKelvey founded Square and other startups. He will be joined by Brendon Lind, Managing Director at LaunchCode and Zach Lou, Talent Manager for LaunchCodeSTL. We are honored to have them as part of the IS Mentoring program. The focus of their presentation will be The LaunchCode project: http://launchcodestl.com Due to the anticipated attendance we will hold it in 118 SSB and it will start at 5:30 on 11/21/13 with food and beverages. Please share this information with all of your colleagues and friends. Registration is not necessary. Please let me know if you have any questions.

After the presentation we will devote a short period of time to our "speed mentoring" activity.

Feel free to stick around for the social hour to network with our mentors, and make those contacts. Refreshments will be served.