Community Engaged Scholars in CS

Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of San Francisco

Mentoring & Identity Development

Posted Monday Apr 17, 2023

Scholars will take a two unit CS course that gives them the opportunity to engage with alumni mentors from industry and develop their identities as computing professionals. As part of the course, students will create a portfolio of their work and participate in a variety of discussions and presentations.


This course was offered as a two unit special-topics course “CS 386-01 Career Mentoring and Professional Identity Development” in Fall 2021. The course website and syllabus are located at:

This course was offered as a 1 or 2 credit special-topics course “CS 286-01 Peer-Led Seminar in Tech” in Fall 2022. The course was offered via Canvas.