SIP Mentor Information
A resource page for UIC faculty and staff that wish to mentor an intern from the Office of Sustainability.
A SIP student can provide your department...
Goals A motivated student intern can you help accomplish organizational goals.
New You'll have the opportunity to implement new programs or jumpstart sustainability projects.
100% You'll work with a committed intern that is coordinated through the Office of Sustainability.
More information about your role
Your Role as a Mentor
Devise a sustainability project(s) to be researched or accomplished in Spring 2019
Identify a supervisor that will provide oversight to the project and intern
Create a project timeline and project goals with the student intern
Provide feedback for intern throughout the internship and evaluate project success as part of the intern’s final letter grade
What the Office of Sustainability Will Provide
Recruit interns and coordinate interview process in order to select the most qualified intern for your project
Be available as a resource for the mentors and interns
Facilitate and run the weekly Sustainability Seminar
Review the student’s progress and final presentation
Review student assignments
Assign a letter grade to the student upon the completion of the internship
How do I get involved?
Complete the form below to contact SIP Program Coordinator, Sarah Koning (firstname.lastname@example.org).