Expectations of a F.A.M.I.L.E.E. mentor:- Attend monthly F.A.M.I.L.E.E. Reunions to be scheduled by the selected mentors at the beginning of the fall semester- Attend at least one Rainbow Center event with mentee each semester outside of the F.A.M.I.L.E.E. events- Discuss any concerns in bi-monthly meetings with the F.A.M.I.L.E.E. Coordinator - Everyone is strongly encouraged to spend one-on-one and group time with their mentee, but that dynamic can be defined by each pair.
Qualifications:- Mentors must have at least 2 semesters of experience attending the UConn Storrs campus by the beginning of their first semester in F.A.M.I.L.E.E.-All students with a student conduct history will be subject to review. Students who are on University Probation at the time of application review are not eligible to interview. Students who were found responsible for any incidents in the current academic year or during the application and interviewing process will not be eligible to interview or continue on in the process. - Mentors should be strong leaders and ready to actively engage in the Rainbow Center Community with their mentee- A minimum GPA of 2.75 is strongly recommended. - Mentors should be allies to all communities of gender identity, gender expression, and sexuality represented at the UConn Rainbow Center
Julia Anderson, the Rainbow Center Graduate Assistant, will contact applicants to schedule interviews. Interviews may take place over phone, on Skype, or in person.
Contact Julia Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.