Susan Enguidanos

Photo by: Steve Cohn Photography
Photo by: Steve Cohn Photography

USC Davis School of Gerontology

Mentoring is a symbiotic relationship that allows both mentee and mentor to learn and develop from the experience.  As a mentor, I have grown from my experiences working with students as well as from the knowledge they have brought me. 

Additionally, witnessing the personal and professional growth of a student under my mentorship is tremendously rewarding.  The role of a mentor is often far reaching and extends beyond a simple exchange of information.  Mentoring brings a pivotal component to a student’s academic experience that can elevate them from a student to a leader.