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LU-ONE, Lakeland University's mentor program, allows alumni to share advice and experience, while giving students an invaluable opportunity to aid them on their pathway to success. The goal of the program is to foster meaningful and productive relationships to further develop an affinity for the institution.

Lakeland Students

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Would you like to build a stronger professional network and gain exposure to career options, advice and job-search tips by talking with Lakeland alumni who have experience in your area of interest? As a mentee, you are encouraged to reach out to your mentor on a consistent basis.

Mentee eligibility: Students must be enrolled full time at Lakeland, with freshmen, sophomore or junior status.

Lakeland Alumni

Are you looking for a way to give back to Lakeland or re-connect with the school? Do you have an interest in sharing your stories, your career experiences and insight into your profession to help a fellow Muskie succeed?

Mentor eligibility: Lakeland University alumni with five or more years of professional work experience are invited to serve as a mentor. A range of professional roles and industry backgrounds is welcome.

Become a mentor/mentee

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Through LU-ONE, mentors and mentees are encouraged to communicate and meet regularly based on their needs, interests and availability. It is encouraged that the mentor and mentee meet a minimum of one time per month during the mentorship. These conversations may take place over a cup of coffee, during a community or professional networking event or via email, Skype or phone. If you are interested in participating in this program, please complete a brief online application. The information provided in the application is intended to help Lakeland University staff make the best matches possible.

If you would like more information before applying, alumni–please contact Andrea Schmitz at , or students–please contact Mark Edmond at .


When: Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Lakeland University, Laun Center, David and Valerie Black Room
RSVP: by Friday, November 30


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