Responses to Multiple-Choice Questions, (Frequencies)
you know, this past year the Reed Biology, Chemistry and
Physics departments have been involved in a student mentoring
program sponsored by the National Science Foundation. In
order to evaluate the effectiveness of this program, we
are interested in knowing what students think.
the following students served as mentors:
Martha Baugh, Eleanor Deardorff, Julie Frederickson, Nhi
Khuong, Lee Pollack, Heather Zornetzer.
Matt Dowling, Hattie Brown
Michael Solontoi, Jonathon Fertig
About how often did you interact with any of the student
mentors in your department?
a) Once or twice week
b) Once or twice a month
c) Once or twice a semester
d) Rarely or never
e) Other (please explain)
What did your interactions with the mentors consist of?
(Please check all that apply.)
a) Help or consultation about labs
b) Help or consultation about lab reports
c) One-on-one or group consultation regarding design and
implementation of research projects
d) One-on-one tutoring regarding course content
e) Group tutoring regarding course content
f) Help at any stage in writing a paper (choosing a topic,
researching, editing, etc.)
_3_ g) Help in improving performance on exams
h) General questions regarding your major department (classes
you should take, grad. schools, etc.)
i) Other, (please describe):
Overall, how effective were the student mentors in your
department in aiding your understanding of the subject matter?
you very much for your time and prompt response.