Mentors and Mavens – Episode 2, Campus Culture
In this video, Dr Priscilla K. Mante says you should get acquainted to the people who have already figured out how to survive on campus and learn from them, these people are called mentors and mavens.
Mentors and Mavens are individuals who guide other people based on the knowledge and experience they already have. Dr. Priscilla K. Mante has advised that as a student you should intentionally seek mentors as no one is born knowing everything; everyone needs help. Do you have a mentor or a maven? Don’t forget to like and share this video!
Bio of Dr. Priscilla K. Mante:
Dr. Priscilla K. Mante is a Lecturer at the Department of Pharmacology, KNUST, Kumasi. She is a Researcher with expertise in Neuropharmacology and has several publications to her credit. She holds a Ph.D. in Pharmacology and B. Pharm from KNUST, Kumasi. She is a recipient of various research grants including the University of Michigan STEM Seed Grant, DANIDA/BSU and IBRO Grants. She is also a fellow of the University of Michigan African Presidential Scholars Program. Dr. Mante is an experienced Pharmacist and a founding member of the Ghana Young Academy and the Ghana Neuroscience Society. She is an advocate for women in STEM and mental health, and her career goal is to find a cure for epilepsy.