The purpose of Connections is to assist new or mid-career faculty and professional staff with adapting to and growing throughout their lives as members of the SUNY Fredonia community. At the same time, mentors receive personal and professional satisfaction via involvement with his/her mentee. To this end, Connections will help to retain faculty and staff and foster their professional growth by:

* 1. Name:

* 2. Email:

* 3. I am:

* 4. Please describe why you are interested in participating in the Connections mentoring program. What type of guidance are you interested in receiving?

* 5. What characteristics are you looking for in a mentor? How would you describe your ideal mentor?