Weekly WMSURE Workshops

WMSURE offers weekly workshops that include one-on-one and small group advising for students. 

Workshops will be 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. via Zoom for the remainder of the spring semester.

Our upcoming events are listed on the Events Calendar.

Spring 2020 Workshops

Students and faculty are welcome at all of our events. Food is provided at all events for those who register at least two days in advance. Please contact co-directors Prof. Cheryl Dickter, cldickter@wm.edu, and Prof. Natoya Haskins, nhhaskins@wm.edu, for more information. Also, see www.wm.edu/wmsure for a description of our program, resources for students, and office hours.

Date Workshop Description
January 22, 2020

 

 

Introduction

 

 

 

 

                            

Join us for this information session about the WMSURE program. We will talk about the opportunities available for WMSURE students, including research experiences and future workshops and events.

 

Please register here.

January 29, 2020

Faculty Research

 

Learn about the exciting research that is happening on our campus.

 

Please register here.

February 5, 2020

Wellness

 

At this workshop, we will discuss strategies for managing school work and extracurricular activities while emphasizing the maintenance of good health habits.

 

Please register here.



February 12, 2020

Solo Status

Join us for a conversation on solo status and stereotype threat on the William & Mary campus and beyond.

 

Please register here.

February 19, 2020 Professional Development

 

Learn about how to maximize your status as a professional with an eye towards graduate school and your career. We’ll cover resumes, CVs, interview skills, and social media.

 

Please register here.



February 26, 2020

Exploring Majors

 

 

 

Join us for a conversation on strategies to help undergraduate students discover their best path to a bachelor's degree.

 

Please register here.

March 4, 2020

Underrepresented Students

Join us for a panel about the experiences of underrepresented students in higher education. We'll discuss research, personal experiences, and strategies for addressing challenges that students may face.

 

Please register here. 

March 18, 2020

 

Graduate and Professional School

 

Whether you are a first-year student starting to think about graduate or professional school or an upperclassman actively pursuing a degree, we’ll give you information on maximizing your chances of being a successful applicant.

 

Please register here. 

March 25, 2020 Life Outside Academics

Join us for a discussion about life outisde of the classroom. 

 

Please register here. 

April 1, 2020 Presenting Research

 This workshop will cover what to expect at an academic conference and strategies that you can use to give high quality presentations.

 

Please register here. 

April 8, 2020 Study Abroad/Away

This workshop will focus on how to identify and obtain funding for study abroad/away programs.

 

Please register here.

April 15, 2020 Bouncing Back

Join us for a panel about bouncing back from personal and professional challenges.

 

Please register here.

April 22, 2020 Preparing for the Summer

Learn about exciting opportunities for summer research and internships.

 

Please register here.

April 29, 2020 End of Year Celebration Please register here.