Crafting a Purposeful Mentor Session

Hello, I am Omkar, a semifinalist of the Modeling the Future Challenge 2021-2022 and a finalist of the 2022-2023 year. Meeting your mentor for the first time can be an intimidating experience. My team and I were already nervous about the project as we were attempting to be ambitious this year. We wondered whether our […]

Maximizing Your Mentor Meetings: Tips for Success

Somehow it’s now January. You’ve gotten past the qualifying round, you’re starting to pull your project together, and you’ve scheduled your mentor meeting for sometime soon. (You have scheduled that, right?)  Okay, you have your mentor meeting on the calendar. But how are you supposed to prepare for that? What is the point of it?  […]