The Chang School offers mentorship opportunities to students in Gateway for International Professionals’ bridging programs.

The mentoring experience can be a major source of development and satisfaction. The benefits of mentoring are significant for mentors of Chang School students:

  • enrich cross-cultural awareness and cultural competency
  • strengthen coaching skills and leadership capacities
  • contribute to talent development within the profession or organization
  • enhance personal satisfaction by becoming a change agent in the lives of individuals and society

This experience is also beneficial to Chang School students in the following ways:

  • increased job readiness
  • enhanced understanding of workplace dynamics
  • more meaningful work environment
  • increased opportunities for existing career advancement

What are common mentoring activities?

  • small group workshops
  • facilitated simulations and role plays of common workplace situations
  • one-on-one mentoring