Mentorship & Roosevelt University. Melissa M. Sisco, PhD Roosevelt University. Agenda. Facts about Gen Z Reflective Listening Exercise The College Experience Mentorship Opportunities. Facts about Gen Y. AKA Millenials , Digital Natives, Echoboomers 70.4 million, 26% of US population
Melissa M. Sisco, PhD
Facts about Gen Z
Reflective Listening Exercise
The College Experience
What concerns come to mind?
Where in your body do you feel discomfort when you focus on these concerns?
What triggers these concerns?
How do you convey these concerns to your child?
*92% of Gen Y said they wanted a better connection with the community
Conservative faculty to student ratio
Individualized advising in course selection
Mentorship/social justice Opportunities
A closed, safe community of learning
Focus on Fulfilling Activities
Blackboard, blogging, texting website interactions
Immediate, youth friendly communication
Challenging projects with discreet, rewarding goals
Flexibility & Community based activities