Women in Economics: Mentoring for Success

Join the UVic Women in Economics Affinity Group for an evening of networking featuring a fireside chat with guest speaker Marcie Good. 

You will have the opportunity to connect with other professional economists, potential mentors and rising stars in economics!

In order to facilitate conversation, upon registration, you will be asked to decide whether you are most interested in being a Mentor, Mentee, or simply UnsureThis does not indicate your enrollment in a mentoring program, but will help us better understand the make up of the group

As guests, you will be provided with appetizers, one drink ticket, and free parking for the evening.

Date: Monday, March 20th, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Fire Side Lounge, University Club, University of Victoria.

Marcie Good, Associate Editor and award-winning writer for BC Business magazine, will share insights from her recent article The Mentors (March 2017 issue). 

Marcie will share highlights from researching this project and interviewing more than 30 women involved in mentoring.  She will outline how she tackled the assignment and comment on interviewees' willingness to share their stories.  She will also reflect on trends and creative innovations she sees in this field.  And she will offer her thoughts, based on her research, as to what individuals thinking of becoming mentors/mentees should consider. 

Questions about this event? Contact soscalum@uvic.ca or 250-853-3941.

Please register by March 16, 2017.

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Thank you for your interest in this event. Online registration is now closed, however if you would still like to attend, please contact Cora LaRussa at soscalum@uvic.ca or 250-853-3941. We will also be taking additional event registrations at the door.