Shlemon Mentor Program in Applied Geoscience

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Shlemon Mentor Programs are designed to extend the mentoring reach of individual professionals from applied geology to undergraduates and graduate students attending GSA Section Meetings. Over free lunches, volunteer mentors and GSA student members discuss professional opportunities and challenges that await students after graduation.

IMPACT OF PROGRAM

  • 57 Mentor participants in 2003
  • 301 Student attendees in 2003
  • In 2002, five students were hired either full or part time as a result of connections made at a Shlemon Program

Please consider joining us for a luncheon. You will enjoy the experience of interacting with enthusiastic and appreciative students eager to learn about life after graduation.

If you are interested in participating as a Mentor at a future GSA Section Meeting, please contact: Karlon Blythe, GSA Program Officer, (303) 357-1036.

2004 Section Meeting Locations
South-Central College Station, TX March 15-16
Northeastern / Southeastern Tyson’s Corner, VA March 25-2
North-Central St. Louis, MO April 1-2
Rocky Mountain / Cordilleran Boise, ID May 3-4
2003 Mentor Luncheons

Cordilleran Section
Cordilleran Section

North-Central Section
North-Central Section

Northeastern Section
Northeastern Section

Rocky Mountain Section
Rocky Mountain Section

South-Central / Southeastern Sections
South-Central / Southeastern Sections

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