MJAA Mentorship Program Kickoff — Fall 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Freedom Forum Conference Center

About the event

The MJAA Mentorship Program Kickoff event will be held Friday, Sept. 8, in the Freedom Forum Conference Center from 3-5 p.m.

The kickoff is the first of six program meetings for the 2017-18 academic year:

  • Kickoff event: Friday, Sept. 8, 2017
  • Mentee/Mentor Meeting #1: Week of Sept. 24-30, 2017
  • Mentee/Mentor Meeting #2: Week of Nov. 12-18, 2017
  • Mentee/Mentor Meeting #3: Week of Feb. 11-17, 2018
  • Mentee/Mentor Meeting #4: Week of March 25-31, 2018
  • Closing event: Friday, April 20, 2018

Attire for the opening and closing events is business casual.


Mentors and mentees should RSVP via Paperless Post by Friday, Sept. 1, 2017.  If you are unable to attend the kickoff meeting in person, you may call in via Zoom.

Attendance for this event is by invitation only.

About the MJAA

The Media and Journalism Alumni Association empowers alumni to support the UNC School of Media and Journalism today and into the future. Guided by a group of media industry leaders from across the nation, the MJAA harnesses the power of a diverse and talented graduate base to support student development, foster alumni connections and encourage giving to reinforce the School’s reputation as one of the nation’s elite programs. Click here to learn more about the MJAA.

For more information

Please contact Director of Alumni Affairs and Donor Relations Robin Jackson at rhjackson@unc.edu or Public Communication Specialist Kathleen Harrington at kfharrin@live.unc.edu.