Students can learn from their mentor’s business experience, gathering insight from their challenges, setbacks and successes. Other benefits for students can be clarity on their own career goals, introductions to other professionals in their areas of interest, and feedback on resumes and cover lette
The celebration and support of diversity, equity and inclusion at Portland State and The School of Business drew me to this role, and that culture continues to be one of the best parts of working in this community. As a queer woman, it was important for me to find affinity and support the voices of my community at The School of Business.
To those who are considering whether or not to start school while you have a child at home, it can be a rewarding and transformational experience, but you will certainly face challenges along the way. My family and I have emerged from the experience stronger and ready to take whatever life throws at us.