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 the form of sandwiches is provided. We have some exciting new topics coming up this year!

                    2018-2019 Professional Development Workshop Series:
                                     Diversity Beyond the Buzz Word

 

Spring 2019 Professional Development Workshop Series Flyer (pdf)

Tuesday, February 5, 2019: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: Sadler Center, Chesapeake C 
Topic: Ability Status

This session will review best practices for supporting persons of varying ability statuses. Participants will explore what polices, practices, and procedures should be reassessed. This workshop will be facilitated by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC). Complementary lunch will be provided to first 40 confirmed!

 Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/40630

Friday, March 15, 2019: 12:00-1:30 pm

Location: Sadler Center, Chesapeake C
Topic: Socioeconomic Status

This session will provide participants with an opportunity to reflect on their own socioeconomic status and to consider how socioeconomic status impacts the students, faculty and staff that they serve. This workshop will be facilitated by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC). Complementary lunch will be provided to first 40 confirmed!

 Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/40632

Wednesday, April 24, 2019: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location: Sadler Center, Chesapeake C
Topic: Language & Access

How do students who speak English as their second language experience the W & M campus? This session will encourage participants to reflect on services their office offers and will share best practices to close gaps related to language access services. This workshop will be facilitated by the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities (VCIC).

Please register at http://forms.wm.edu/40636