CALS EDC Lunch & Learn: Mentoring and supporting historically underrepresented students – Nov. 9

Members of the CALS community are invited to join the sixth and final session of the CALS Equity and Diversity Committee’s 2020 Lunch and Learn series.

“Resources for Taking Action and Getting Involved: Regardless of your Role, you can be a Mentor”
Presentation by Dr. Amber Smith, Dr. Gail Coover, and Dr. Sandra E Vega-Semorile
November 9, 2020
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Virtual event via Zoom:

This interactive presentation will address how you can take an active part in mentoring and engaging students on campus. During this presentation, you will learn how you can support historically underrepresented students regardless of your role. You will also learn about what has worked well in the presenters’ programs.

The presenters are Sandra Vega-Semorile, Educational Content Specialist in Science for UW PEOPLE-Pre-College, Gail Coover, Executive Director and Co-PI for the Wisconsin Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation, and Amber Smith, Associate Director of WISCIENCE & Director of Research Mentor and Mentee Training.

Please RSVP at Wednesday, November 4. 

Please note that this will be the final Lunch and Learn scheduled for 2020. The November 23 event has been cancelled.

To access information and materials from previous EDC Lunch and Learn sessions, visit:

Thank you,
The CALS Equity & Diversity Committee