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LGBTQA+ Alumni Mentor Program

The LGBTQA+ Alumni Chapter Board and the LGBTQ+ Resource Center would like to invite current UW Oshkosh LGBTQ+/GSRD students to participate in a mentoring program that we hope will prepare you for life after graduation.  We thank all of the LGBTQ+ alumni who have volunteered to be mentors and hope our current students, once they have graduated, will also lend a hand to those who come after them.

Program Benefits

The Mentee

  • Gains insight into their professional and/or academic aspirations
  • Learns about opportunities in their field
  • Connects to others through networking
  • Hones skills and receives useful feedback
  • How to be LGBTQA+ in the world and the workplace, “how to adult”
  • Grows in their LGBTQA+ identity
  • Learns ways to navigate your identity after college

The Mentor

  • Uses their own experiences to provide meaningful guidance
  • Practices leadership skills
  • Teaches, advises and leads by example
  • Maintains a personal connection with their alma mater

Mission

  • Empower UW Oshkosh LGBTQA+ students on their journey to graduation and beyond
  • Foster mutually beneficial connections between alumni and students

Vision

  • Connect students with positive, professional LGBTQ+ role models
  • Enrich lives through collaboration
  • Uphold the spirit of mentorship

Students

To become a mentee, please fill out the student registration form. The LGBTQ Resource Center will email you a PowerPoint training that will explain how the program works and what you need to know to participate and a quiz on this information. Once you have completed the training and turned in the quiz back to her, you will receive a link to access the mentor profiles.

Alumni

To become a mentee, please fill out the alumni registration form. The LGBTQ Resource Center will email you a PowerPoint training that will explain how the program works and what you need to know to participate, a quiz on this information, and profile form.  Once you have completed the training, please email the quiz and profile back to the resource center