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SUMMET Resident Mentor
Department / Organization: Admissions
We are looking for passionate, engaging, and all-around awesome mentors for SUMMET 2023. Housing and meals provided!!!
The Summer Multicultural Engineering Training (SUMMET) program is an engineering, science and technology program designed for rising High School juniors and seniors who are from underrepresented populations, including ethnic/racial minorities, women and prospective first-generation college students.
SUMMET combines coursework, hands-on projects, industry tours, team-building activities and social events. SUMMET provides exposure to the lifestyle, opportunities and challenges of college, and is designed to help build skills and experiences for a smooth transition from high school to college. SUMMET is a one-week residential program, allowing participants to live on campus for the duration of the program, experience life as a college student and participate in STEM-related curriculum instruction.
A SUMMET Resident Mentor is a student hired to be a present and active participant in SUMMET activities and will live in the Residence Halls during the 3 weeks of the SUMMET Program. The resident mentor will mentor high school students attending the program, and perform duties as assigned by the SUMMET Director(s). Housing and meals are provided during the program.
The program will commence for the High School students in varying sessions from June 4th-June 30th.