The Conference on Postsecondary Learning and Teaching offers an opportunity for academic staff, students, academic librarians and staff at the University of Calgary and the wider academic community to share, critically examine and build on our collective knowledge of teaching and learning.
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Connection to Mentorship through Workplace-Integrated-Learning In two unique and connected course designs, the presenters have explored the power of embedding mentorship into final workplace transition courses related to undergraduate business degrees. While challenges have arisen, the benefit to every student receiving the mentorship and coaching has created industry driven balance between required technical and interpersonal skills. The benefits are realized by all participants; faculty and students alike. Recommendations to further iterate design in this space is clear, and emphasized through the most current challenges of the pandemic and economic instability.