For the venue, aim for the sweet spot between everyone being close enough to move easily and quickly between mentors, and not being so packed together that it’s hard to hold a private conversation.
Step 2 Collect your pool of mentees and mentors to invite. This allows matching by research interests and career focus while avoiding pairing mentees with their own mentors or collaborators.
Various men go on what looks like your average coffee shop date with a pretty woman.
After some chit-chat, she invites them to take a ride in her new Mustang, which she seems a bit uncomfortable driving (it's stick).
A ratio of 2 invites for each 1 mentor needed is a good place to start if you plan early given the calendar constraints and travel of senior faculty.
Online dating has become an integral part of my life.
So I sparred back: “It depends on how you define crazy, for example when a 55-year-old man, such as yourself, states he is seeking a 35-year-old woman, THAT’S a meshugener.” Case closed. I signed up with the Predating Speed Dating company. Each speed dating event lasts about two hours and can cost to .
Have you ever wished you could have ten minutes for advice or conversation with an experienced researcher outside your immediate circle of mentors? We host speed mentoring at our institution and at the national Translational Science conference.
One hour with five separate conversations is a practical format.
Phil Ponder, Randy Purcell, Larry and Tracey Rogers are the four incredible artists returning as a throwback to the first years of ARTable.
Best known for his prints of skylines and historic buildings, Phil Ponder has been influencing the development of Middle Tennessee’s artistic style since 1979.