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August 31, 2016

Mentors wanted for AGU Sharing Science Mentoring Program

Mentors wanted for AGU Sharing Science Mentoring Program

“Just one meeting with your mentee during Fall Meeting… can make a big difference for a graduate student who doesn’t see an opportunity to do research *and* outreach”

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July 26, 2016

2016 CUR Fellows Award – Dr. Jill Singer

2016 CUR Fellows Award - Dr. Jill Singer

Congratulations to Dr. Jill Singer, named a 2016 CUR Fellow by the Council on Undergraduate Research for influencing undergraduate research through her own research, through scholarly or creative projects with undergraduates, and through demonstrated leadership activities

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December 24, 2015

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Mentoring at the Fall Meeting

Dr. G’s #AGU15 Spotlight – Mentoring at the Fall Meeting

AGU piloted two new mentoring programs at the 2015 Fall Meeting – one for undergraduate students, one for those interested in science communication. I had the opportunity to participate as a mentor in both programs, and I encourage others t consider doing the same at AGU 2015 (and all year-round!).

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August 8, 2015

Wrapping up summer mentoring of research students

Wrapping up summer mentoring of research students

Here are some thoughts to make sure student researchers are positioned to talk about their research and promote their own new content knowledge and skills sets after their summer experience.

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July 1, 2015

CUR Quarterly – a journal for undergraduate research mentors

CUR Quarterly - a journal for undergraduate research mentors

“Council on Undergraduate Research Quarterly [CUR Quarterly]… provides useful and inspiring information about student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship from all types of institutions.”

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January 14, 2015

#NationalMentoringMonth – a celebration for students and faculty

#NationalMentoringMonth - a celebration for students and faculty

Welcome to National Mentoring Month! Take a moment to honor and recognize outstanding mentoring practices and the people that have made a difference in your life.

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December 26, 2014

Dr. G’s #AGU14 Spotlight – Students Mentoring Students

Dr. G's #AGU14 Spotlight - Students Mentoring Students

Can a student-to-student peer mentoring program be effective for first-time AGU presenters? See this story about a sophomore’s first time at AGU, and the graduate student that started at the same institution serving as her mentor.

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December 17, 2014

Dr. G’s #AGU14 Spotlight – Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers

Dr. G’s #AGU14 Spotlight – Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers

To support our undergraduate student researchers and presenters, the AGU Fall Meeting offers sessions on best mentoring practices for faculty

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