College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science

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Would you like to network, make connections with other future professionals in your field, and benefit from the experiences of upper-class students in your major? Wouldn’t it be great to have a guide in getting familiar with campus resources, organizations, study skills, and opportunities to prepare for your future job search? If you answered yes to any of these questions we invite you to join the LEAD Peer Mentor Program and sign up as a mentee.

Benefits for Mentors

  • Share insight, camaraderie, and support with a student who is on the path you have taken
  • Develop your leadership and management skills
  • Gain recognition for your skills and experience
  • Reinforce your own study skills and knowledge of your subject(s)
  • Enhance your CV or resume
  • Make new friends across class levels
  • Improve communication and personal skills
  • Make personal and professional connections in the career you plan to hold by attending sponsored events
  • Be paired, in your junior and senior year, with a mentor of your own in the industry you want to pursue.

If you have any questions or would like to sign up to be matched as a mentor to a peer in your field of study please contact Sara Thomas at thomassm@ipfw.edu or 260-481-6391. If interested in a postition, please save the date (Saturday, April 21st from 8:45am-1:30pm for the mandatory mentor training session (for those hired).