William & Mary Weekend begins Today

By Ashley K. Speed May 18, 2017

William & Mary Weekend in New York City officially begins today! Alumni, parents and friends will have the opportunity to reconnect during the Alumni Association’s newest signature event, May 18-21.

The event will offer attendees four exciting days of cultural, intellectual, professional and social events in the Big Apple.

“William & Mary Weekend is about engaging with alumni, parents and friends and providing them with the finest opportunities that bring the best of the university to the city and the best of the city to the Tribe family,” said Cindy Satterwhite Jarboe ’77, president of the William & Mary Alumni Association.

This year’s signature William & Mary Weekend events include:

William & Mary Alumni Association Gala & Auction

W&M Weekend in NYC Kickoff & Raft Debate 

Private 9/11 Memorial Museum Tour & Discussion with David Kelley ’81, Former Co-Chair of 9/11 DOJ Investigation

Ha-Ha-Hark upon the Laughs with W&M Alumna Carmen Lynch

Wonder in the Universe: Big Ideas & Disruptive Innovation featuring Beth Comstock ’82, vice chair, GE, Ellen Stofan ’83, HON ’16, former chief scientist, NASA

Other events include tours and discussions throughout New York City with William & Mary faculty and notable alumni, as well as private tours inside some of the world’s finest museums, historic venues and Broadway productions.

Strengthening alumni ties with one another and William & Mary are key goals in the For the Bold campaign and William & Mary Weekend does just that in a special way — against the backdrop of an extraordinary American city.

For more information, visit weekend.wm.edu.