The requirements for those involved are minimal, allowing the mentors and mentees the freedom to structure the relationship how they see fit. However for those seeking to become more involved, there will be opportunities to serve on leadership committees, refine teambuilding skills, and bond socially.
“Peer mentoring has made a huge impact on my success in nursing school. My mentor not only gave me solid advice and kept my moral up when classes got tough but we also became great friends!” -Faith Stauersboll, 2011-2012 Mentee
“Being a mentor is the most rewarding experience I have been a part of here at NIU. Working with new students and passing along my knowledge and wisdom is so enjoyable. Mentoring provides positive guidance for students as they begin their path at NIU.” -Lauren Sikes, 2012-2013 Mentor