Mentoring Workshops

Each year, the Life Sciences Education Office offers a series of monthly lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who are mentoring undergraduates in the laboratory or field.  The dates for the workshops of the Spring 2015 academic year are: 

  • Monday, January 12 - Guiding students through the fellowship application process & writing recommendation letters for your students
  • Monday, February 9 - Developing research projects with undergraduates
  • Monday, March 9 - Handling challenges & celebrating achievements
  • Monday, April 6 – Panel discussion with undergraduate researchers

All workshops will be from 12:00-1:30 pm in the Northwest Laboratories.  Participants are welcome to attend individual workshops or multiple workshops.  Participants who attend all four workshops will be recognized with a certificate of achievement.

Margaret A. Lynch, PhD, Life Sciences Undergraduate Research Advisor, organizes the workshops. If you are interested in more information, please contact Margaret at