Mentor for a Moment: Exploring Careers in Technology and Data

Are you exploring career options in technology and data? Seeking an internship, job, or research opportunities? Are you a STEM student?


Looking to connect with fun people who are doing work that interests you? Mentor for a Moment will be a virtual connection event featuring alumni and employers from a variety of industries who are doing work in technology and data. It’s an evening of virtual conversation with alumni for undergraduate and graduate students in Natural Sciences & Mathematics, the Ritchie School, and others! Featuring RSECS and NSM alumni and friends of DU from across the technology and data industries. 

**Check back soon for a full list of alums and friends of DU! We are hard at work gathering alums for you.** 


Interested in joining us, but not sure what to ask our alumni? We’ve got you covered!

  • What sparked your interest in field? How did that spark influence your career trajectory?
  • Why did you choose the program of study you did when you were at DU?
  • What skills from my program of study might an employer want to learn more about? Which skills should I sharing with others?
  • In what ways did your program of study help prepare you for your career?
  • What was the most valuable learning experience you gained while at DU?
  • Were there any challenges you faced in finding internships/jobs related to your interests? How did you overcome them?
  • How did you find your job? How have you found previous internship or work experiences?
  • Who, or what, influenced your career goals as you were deciding on what to do after graduation?
  • Has anyone or anything had a profound, positive effect on you that you didn’t realize until much later?
  • What has been your most fulfilling experience in giving of your time, effort, or talent?


We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable individuals of all abilities to engage fully – Persons with disabilities please see below. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact event host listed below.

Check back closer to the event to receive a list of alums and companies that are attending.

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