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Active Learning Program Mentoring and the PIO

Entomology EmilySeptember 7th, 2023Hello Avid Readers! Thanks for coming back. This week, I have a special treat to share. I have become a mentor with the Active Learning Program at the University of Florida. So, this semester I will be mentoring an undergraduate Olivia Maule, and showing her the ropes of being a PSEP. Please read more to […]

January – National Mentoring Month

Tycee PrevattJanuary 6th, 2023Did you know January is National Mentoring Month?  The definition of a mentor is an experienced or trusted advisor. In life, many of us have mentors whom we look up to and seek advice from. Did you know mentoring benefits both the mentor and the mentee? These benefits include: Improved confidence. The development of communication […]

What are SPARKS?

Kristie PopaOctober 20th, 2022When you are passionate about something, you care more about it and it helps you to thrive in everyday life. SPARKS are things in life that young people are passionate about and will help them to see potential in themselves. Their SPARK may be a skill or talent, a special interest, or an ability that […]