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Beyond the Bench: STEMulating Career Conversations

Feb 6, 2019

Growth is being able to celebrate small success and big failures.  What are YOU going to celebrate today?


Jan 30, 2019

Dr. Levon Esters' approach to mentoring has led to the creation of a very successful program.  The nationally recognized and award winning Mentoring at Purdue, or M@P program plays a significant role in cultivating an environment where students can be their whole selves.

Find out more about M@P by visiting the


Jan 9, 2019

A conversation recapping the Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators highlights important topics that are applicable in every aspect of our lives and careers.  In this episode with Latane Brackett, we discuss how entrepreneurial thinking has a direct relationship with mentoring, feedback and conflict...


Dec 26, 2018

January is National Mentoring Month and mentoring expert Dr. Beronda Montgomery shares thoughts on mentoring from her two unique perspectives:  a principal/primary investigator (PI) and a biologist who shares 'life lessons from plants".

We discuss:

--the importance of delineating the role of the PI into mentor and...


Oct 31, 2018

We learned about the 5 W's in grade school English as an approach to writing.  A hallmark of a good story meant that we answered the Who, What, Where, When and Why questions. 

In this episode, I use simple 5 W questions to share advice, challenge and encourage those in STEM graduate programs.

 

Why are you in graduate...