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F&M Alumni Webinar Series

Presenters provide education, insight, skill development and inspiration through monthly hour-long programming.  The F&M Alumni Webinar Series is a great way to boost your professional development plan!  Register today for these upcoming webinars:


Growing in Leadership: An Exploration of Style and Strategies

Alumni panel discussion hosted by the Central Pennsylvania Chapter and the Office of Student & Post-Graduate Development 

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 6:00 p.m. (ET)/3:00pm (PT), Virtual

No charge for admission.  Virtual – log in information will be provided

What is leadership? How do I develop my personal leadership style? What makes a great leader? Join us for an evening of learning as a panel of alumni leaders share their perspectives, experience, and insight on a range of leadership topics designed to help you explore and develop your personal leadership style.

The discussion will be moderated by Tammy J. Halstead, Ed.D, director of alumni advising & development and panelists include:

  • Dave Taylor '81, President of Taylor Brand Group
  • Rob Skacel, Ph.D. '85, Business Psychologist and owner of True Edge Performance Solutions
  • Carrie Johnson '90, Executive Director of Girls on the Run
  • Oliver Tingling '11, Recruitment Specialist at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lancaster Co.; Founding member of IMPACT
  • Kelly E. Kennedy '04, M.Ed., Director of College Programs and Asst. Women's Soccer Coach at Franklin & Marshall College.
Financing Your Future: Understanding Compensation Packages
presented by Beth Throne '95, J.D., Associate Vice President of Student and Post-Graduate Development, Franklin & Marshall College

Wednesday, Dec. 17, noon - 1:00pm ET

How do you evaluate a compensation package? Understanding the elements of a compensation package will help you evaluate the true value of an offer, negotiate with more confidence and ease, and create your desired lifestyle. In this webinar you will:
  • Learn about key pay and benefits elements of a total compensation package;
  • Relate those elements to your values and lifestyle goals;
  • Gain advice on negotiating an offer;
  • Identify ways to take charge of your financial future.


A Look Inside the New MCAT Exam
Presented by Kirsten Kirby, M.S.Ed., Director of Health Professions Advising, Franklin & Marshall College.
Tuesday, February 10, 12:00pm (ET)/9:00am (PT)

In April 2015, a new version of the MCAT exam will be administered for the first time.  The test sections and scoring have changed significantly. This webinar will provide an overview of the new exam, go over some sample questions, and discuss ways to prepare.

The Eight Things you Must do: Preparing for and Dealing with Dementia 
presented by Keith T. Foster '73, Ph.D, Consulting Psychologist

Tuesday, February 17, 8:00pm - 9:00pm ET

A practical and emotional guide to preparing for the impact of dementia on individuals and caregivers  with an emphasis on preserving quality of life and care for the caregiver. Topics include:
  • Legal and financial preparation
  • Caregiver stress and the importance of respite
  • Communicating with family
  • Safety issues including the decision to stop driving
  • Emergency planning and medication management

Archived Webinars

Click here to view past webinars.

If you would like to access archived webinars, please fill out the webinar registration form and indicate which presentations you are interested in viewing.

  • Presentation Proposal

    Looking to brand yourself as an expert?  Want to share your expertise with F&M alumni?  Consider presenting a webinar.  Submit your proposal today!