The closing ceremony of the “Alumni Mentorship Scheme”, which was co-organized by the Alumni and Development Office (ADO) and the Career Development Centre (CDC), was held on 4 February 2023 (Saturday) in the theatre of Student Activity Centre.

Prof. Rui Paulo da Silva Martins, Vice Rector (Global Affairs), expressed his gratitude to the alumni mentors who dedicated their time to help the alma mater to cultivate students, he also encouraged student mentees to learn from their mentors, transforming this mentoring relationship into lifelong friendships. Afterwards, the appreciation certificates, “Outstanding Mentees Award” and the new awards of the year: “Active Participation Award” and “Outstanding Mentor Award” were presented to mentors and mentees respectively.

The “Alumni Mentorship Scheme” aims to encourage alumni to give back to their alma mater while creating opportunities for students to know more about society. This year, more than 120 alumni and students were matched successfully, a series of group activities were organized for them to share experiences with each other and foster friendships. The new batch of the scheme will be opened for application in August 2023, all alumni and students are welcome to apply, you can refer to the scheme’s website for more information.