Videos and Podcasts

  • Videos

    Gee Egberi and her mentor's video

    UGA Black Alumni Scholarship Student | Gee Egberi

    Gee Egberi’s scholarship gave her a mentor and model for successfully putting knowledge to work. Now, she’s determined to earn a Ph.D. and an M.D. to help end women’s health inequalities.

    Briana and Kim's Mentorship Story

    This video highlights the mentoring relationship between Briana (student) and Kim (alumni mentor); it perfectly illustrates what mentorship is all about.

    Creating a UGA Mentee Profile

    Watch this brief video to learn how you can create a UGA Mentee profile at

    Requesting a UGA Alumni Mentor

    Want to gain insight on the UGA Mentor Program mentorship platform functions? Watch this brief video to learn how students can request a mentor based on their unique identity and interests.

    Accessing UGA Mentor Program Resources

    Watch this brief video to discover the wealth of mentoring resources we have developed to help you maximize your mentoring relationships. Visit to find the resources.

    Navigating UGA Mentor Program Features

    Watch this brief video to learn about all of the UGA Mentor Program features.

    Accepting a UGA Mentor Request

    This brief video shows how a UGA alumni mentor accepts a student's mentor request via the UGA Mentor Program platform.

    UGA Mentor Program promo video

    UGA Mentor Program: Promotional Video

    Watch this video to get more insight about the UGA Mentor Program!

    Mentor Skills webinar

    Mentor Skills: Addressing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

    Dr. Kecia Thomas is a Professor of Industrial/Organizational Psychology and African-American Studies at UGA. She also serves as the Senior Associate Dean of the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences. She is an expert in the Psychology of Workplace Diversity.

    This mentor skills webinar highlights the importance of establishing mentoring relationship with those who are different from ourselves. It will build your diversity literacy by talking about the difference between diversity and inclusion, and identifying and avoiding the barriers to inclusive relationships.

    Mentor Overview Video

    The Fundamentals of Mentoring Relationships

    Simon Sinek shares why gratitude and repayment are so important in building mentoring relationships.

    Mentors: Through Research, in Practice, and on Reality TV

    Kimberly A. Griffin, an Associate Professor at the University of Maryland, speaks about some common pitfalls with mentoring and how to avoid them.

    The Science of Mentorship - Shawn Blanchard

    Through Shawn's heart felt experience and research he has found kernals of truth that define mentorship and displays the application of his findings. From this engaging talk and diagrams you will walk away with the what, why, when, and how the Science of Mentorship works.

    Why Leadership and Mentorship Does Not Need to Fail Us

    In his latest book, Good People (April 2017, Portfolio Penguin) and research initiative, New York Times Best-selling author and entrepreneur turned venture capitalist (founder of ZEFER, co-founder of MiniLuxe, founder of Cue Ball Capital), Anthony Tjan looks at why so many of us are indifferent in the workplace and how the traditional view of leadership need and mentorship fails us – but does not need to.

    Mentorship in STEM for Social Change

    Amy hopes to use her research and platform to promote mentoring initiatives and broadly increase diversity in STEM.

  • Podcasts

    How to Be a Great Mentor

    Fred Schmalz talks to Kel­logg fac­ul­ty mem­bers Diane Brink and Carter Cast about how to find and devel­op trust­ed sources of career advice.