Lunch & Learn

The Office of Diversity & Inclusion hosts several Lunch & Learn sessions throughout the academic year. These workshops are interactive and geared towards faculty and staff. Lunch in form of sandwiches is provided. We have some exiting new topics coming up this year!

August 24, 2017, 12-1:30 pm at Campus Center, Little Theatre. Topic: Supplier Diversity


Come learn how to find SWaM vendors with W&M contracts, ways you can contribute to increasing supplier diversity at W&M and providing potential opportunities to our local businesses through education and outreach. This workshop is facilitated by the Procurement office at W&M. Lunch will be provided. Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/33044 .

September 13, 2017, 12-1:30 pm at Sadler Center, Chesapeake C. Topic: Understanding the Basics of Intersectionality

This session will define and explain in depth the concept of intersectionality. This workshop is facilitated by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities. Lunch will be provided. Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/33046 .

October 3, 2017, 12-1:30 pm at Sadler Center, Chesapeake C. Topic: Microaggressions: Prevention and Processing

This session will define microaggressions and give participants the opportunity to learn more about preventing and processing microaggressions. This workshop is facilitated by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities. Lunch will be provided. Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/33048 .

November 6, 2017, 12-1:30 pm at Sadler Center, Tidewater A. Topic: Fireside Chat with President Reveley

President Reveley will reflect back on his legacy of Diversity and Inclusion at W&M. Lunch will be provided. Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/33182  .

November 17, 2017, 12-1:30 pm VIMS Campus Waterman’s Hall: Class A-B. Topic: Proactive Planning Supporting and Including LGBT + Students and Employees

This session will review best practices for supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender student and employees. Participants will explore what policies, practices, and procedures should be reassessed. This workshop is facilitated by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities. Lunch will be provided. Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/33050 .