Careers and Corporate Partnerships

Gator to Gator Coaching Program

Gator to Gator is a mentorship program within the College of Journalism and Communications that pairs CJC alumni with graduating and recently graduated students. Through the program, alumni engage with CJC students by offering career development advice, linking students to potential jobs and internships and building the student’s professional network.

Participation in the program is simple. Each coach commits to a one-time 30-60 minute virtual session with the CJC student.

If you are interested in preparing the next generation of communication professionals for the job market by participating in the Gator to Gator program, please complete the interest form linked below.

Gator to Gator Coach Interest Form

For details regarding coaching expectations click here

If you have any questions about the coaching program, would like to provide feedback or need to report an issue, please contact Carlos Lopez at

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College of Journalism and Communications
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