International Speed Mentoring: Virtual Edition


Wednesday, April 7, 2021    
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

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The Alaska World Affairs Council and the Anchorage School District have teamed up to offer a jump start to high school students considering international options in their post-secondary journeys. Students will rotate through mentoring sessions with professionals from a wide spectrum of industries with international scope. Check out the success of our 2020 Speed Mentoring event.

Students will have the opportunity to speak with high-level mentors with experience in a variety of fields. Previous mentors have included lawyers, judges, architects, medical professionals, oil and gas professionals, diplomats, presidents, CEOs, economists, professors, non-profits professionals and many more. Keep checking back to find out more about the mentors attending this year’s event!

Register Now for Speed Mentoring
Interested in becoming a Mentor? Apply now!

Details & Schedule (Subject to Change):
  • This year’s Speed Mentoring event will be hosted virtually and is open to high school students grades 9-12.
  • Students will rotate through mini mentoring sessions with mentors from a wide spectrum of industries with international scope.
  • Students will be matched with mentors representing the areas of interest they indicate on the student registration form.

Interested in becoming a featured sponsor for the 2021 Speed Mentoring event? Contact Operations Director, Siobhan Choi,