Category Archive: Mentoring

Mentor Pair Highlight: Rachel Levin & Eli Capello

By Rachel Levin, Associate Professor of Biology & Neuroscience at Pomona College and Point Mentor to Eli Capello. Work within the LGBTQ community both here in Claremont, California and nationally is something about which… Continue reading

Mentor Highlight: Herb Hamsher

By Herb Hamsher, Point Mentor and Honorary Board Member Those who know me are familiar with my experience since childhood that being gay is a blessing and also with my absolute and concrete… Continue reading

Scholar Jeff Sheng Reflects on Point’s Mentoring Program

I think that the mentoring aspect of Point is just as, if not even more valuable than the financial support that I receive from Point.  The organization spends a lot of energy, time… Continue reading

Mentor Highlight: Alan Guno

I reached a turning point in my life when Proposition 8 passed in California in 2008.  It made me realize that these battles would only be won when each of us would take… Continue reading

Jacob Rostovsky Shares his Mentoring Experience

Point’s Mentoring Program means more to me than any other aspect of the scholarship award. Of course the funds are wonderful, and meeting other scholars has allowed me to enhance my family, but… Continue reading