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Webinars

The Parent & Family Programs Webinar Series is intended to be an interactive resource designed to help you connect with faculty, staff, and students, and to answer some of your questions about programs at William & Mary.

Visit the links below to review recordings of our sessions throughout the semester, or to join live at the time of the program.

 Fall 2020 Webinar Schedule
September
  • Campus Dining & Nutrition 
    • Join Stephanie May, Campus DietitianEden Harris, Associate Director of MarketingAdministration and Licensing Office of Auxiliary Services, and Heather Deere, Assistant Director of Parent & Family Programs to learn more about meal plans and options that are available to your students!
    • Join us on Zoom on Thursday, September 17th at 7pm EST
  • Academic Enrichment: Help your child find the tools for success
    • Are you curious about the academic resources available to your child this semester? The Office of Academic Enrichment will give an overview of the in-person and virtual resources available, how your student can access them, and answer any questions you might have.
    • Join us on Zoom on Tuesday, September 22nd at 7pm EST
October
  • Academic Advising and this semester's Pass/Fail Options

    • Learn more about academic options available to your student, specifically the pass/fail options for this semester with Janice Zeman, Dean of Undergraduate Studies. She will guide you through the important aspects of your student’s decision and how to approach this semester’s academics and grades.  
    • Join us on Zoom on Thursday, October 1st at 7pm EST
  • Study Abroad in a Changing World
    • Study abroad remains a transformational experience your student can take in their college career, and we want to help your student successfully study abroad during their college career.  Director of Global Education Sylvia Mitterndorfer will lead a session on what Study Abroad opportunities will look like in the future. She will help you learn about changes to the program and exciting opportunities that will be available in the future. 

    • Join us on Zoom on Tuesday, October 13th at 7pm EST
  • Get Involved this Election Year with the Office of Community Engagement!
    • The election is coming! Rich Thompson and the Office of Community Engagement will provide insight into the services and opportunities to get involved offered to your students as we approach the election.
    • Join us on Zoom on Thursday, October 22nd at 4pm EST
  • Explore Externships with the Cohen Career Center
    • Lisa Randolph, Assistant Director of Experimental Learning, will be presenting on Externship programs. In this challenging time, the Cohen Career Center is here to make sure your student is informed and able to take the best path to towards their futures.  
    • Join us on Zoom on Wednesday, October 28th at 7pm EST
November
Webinar Recordings
Campus Dining & Nutrition
Campus Dining & Nutrition

Join Stephanie May, Campus Dietitian, Eden Harris, Associate Director of Marketing, Administration and Licensing Office of Auxiliary Services, and Heather Deere, Assistant Director of Parent & Family Programs to learn more about meal plans and options that are available to your students!

Learn More: Student Leadership Development
Learn More: Student Leadership Development

At William & Mary, we believe that student leadership development is a cornerstone in supporting our students to become engaged citizens. Student leadership involves cultivating a frame of mind for exploring self, others and community. Join representatives from Student Leadership & Development to learn more about how your student can begin the process of getting involved at W&M.

Partners in Career Development: Strategies for Families
Partners in Career Development: Strategies for Families

The Cohen Career Center offers career development programs, services, connections, and resources, empowering students to achieve their career goals. Join representatives from the Cohen Career Center as they discuss resources available to your student's first year and beyond.

Academic Advising & Course Registration
Academic Advising & Course Registration

Your student is about to embark on a liberal arts education. But what is a COLL curriculum and how does your student know what classes to sign up for? Join representatives from Academic Advising to learn about course registration and how advising works at W&M.

Meal Plans & More!
Meal Plans & More!

Between dining on campus, purchasing textbooks, and getting your student's Tribe Card, Auxiliary Services offers essential student services .Join representatives from Auxiliary Services to learn more about meal plans, the W&M bookstore, and other critical services your student will use during their time at W&M.

Learn More: Student Accessibility Services
Learn More: Student Accessibility Services

Student Accessibility Services (SAS) offers a variety of services for William & Mary students. From the Watson Lab to special needs housing, they are here to help your student in any way they can. Join representatives from SAS to learn more about upcoming deadlines and how they can aid in your student's transition to W&M.

Learn More: Pre-Orientation Programs
Learn More: Pre-Orientation Programs

W&M's four (4) pre-Orientation programs are a great way for your student to learn more about themselves and their community the summer before they join the Tribe in August. Join representatives from each program to learn more about deadlines, cost, and experience.

Tribe Transitions: Meet the Team
Tribe Transitions: Meet the Team

Join Lauren Garrett, Director of First Year Experience, and Heather Deere, Assistant Director of Parent & Family Programs, as they discuss the Tribe Guide, summer next steps, and how both offices will support your transition moving forward.

Confidence and the Coronavirus
Confidence and the Coronavirus

Peter Atwater is a William & Mary alumni, parent and a pioneer in the developing field of confidence-driven decision-making. In addition to teaching a freshman COLL 150 class on the topic, he serves as a consultant to corporations and institutional investors, helping them to better understand the impact of changing confidence on consumer preferences, decisions and actions.

Academic Success Roundtable
Academic Success Roundtable

Join faculty and staff from across campus to discuss how to support your student through and after a busy exam period.

Room Selection 2020
Room Selection 2020

Join representatives from Residence Life to learn about the 2020 Room Selection process.

Global Education Webinar
Global Education Webinar

Learn about Study Abroad opportunities and deadlines from Director of Global Education, Sylvia Mitterndorfer.

W&M Counseling Center Webinar
W&M Counseling Center Webinar

Join the Director of the Counseling Center for an informative webinar about services offered to students.

Study in DC Webinar
Study in DC Webinar

Webinar begins at 2:30. For more information about Study in DC visit www.wm.ed/studyindc