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In Search of Air: Growing Up Dyslexic
Performance by Acclaimed Arts & Alumna, Lida Winfield ’00
Lida Winfield is an innovative and accomplished dancer, choreographer, spoken word artist, and educator. Lida learned to read at Landmark College while in her early 20s, and that deeply impacted how she approaches teaching and learning. As a performer and teaching artist, Lida travels the country addressing issues of education, disability, access, cognitive diversity, and the power of the arts.
View the event here https://www.linkedin.com/groups/2233505/.
- Prerecorded TEDx
- 7:30 p.m. Live Artist Interview and Q&A with LC alumna Lida Winfield ’00
- Learn more: www.lidawinfield.com
Come learn about the Landmark College Institute for Research and Training (LCIRT) and hear about what we do to push the boundaries of education as it relates to serving students with learning differences. This “tour” of LCIRT will highlight our recent work with student researchers who developed a virtual reality video game to teach concepts of statistics.
- Prerecorded Session
- Contact: LCIRT@landmark.edu
- Learn more: https://www.landmark.edu/research-training
Study Abroad/Away Opportunities
Off-campus study is a great way for Landmark College students to expand their horizons, and we’ll be ready to get traveling again as soon as it’s possible. In anticipation of that day, learn how LC’s study abroad and study away opportunities are designed to support students who learn differently. This presentation will cover prerequisites, costs, and offer photos and examples from recent programs.
- Prerecorded Session
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Learn more: https://www.landmark.edu/academics/study-abroad
Career Connections: Planning for the Next Step
It is never too late to plan for the future! With that in mind, this session will introduce the Office of Career Connections. Topics covered will include services and supports available to students and alumni, and factors to consider when making the transition to a transfer institution or into a career.
- Prerecorded Session
- Contact: email@example.com
- Learn more: https://www.landmark.edu/academics/career-connections
Ask a Shark—Networking Event
Enjoy the opportunity to network with LC alumni on our Landmark College Alumni, Student, and Friends of the College LinkedIn page. Connect with old classmates, plus make new #LCShark friends on our LinkedIn page. Alumni: Emily Carey ’14, Social Services; Michael Langer ’15, Medical Tech and Research; Mark Gessner ’02; Doug Meskell ’86; Scout (MacEachron) Richards ’12; and Michaela Hearst ’14
- On LinkedIn starting at 9 a.m.
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Unscripted—Preserving LC’s Stories
Listen to the powerful voices and ideas that shaped Landmark College over the past 35 years.
- Prerecorded Videos
The Parenting Journey in the Time of COVID: More Helping, Less Rescuing
Live Discussion with The Counseling Services Staff
Explore some of the challenges of effective communication with your college-aged adults. For those family members who were at the Parenting Journey during orientation, join us and let us hear how things are going. This is a chance to share your experiences with other Landmark College parents. In order to create a comfortable environment for all participants, this session is for families only.
Written materials: https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/review?uri=urn:aaid:scds:US:fe588085-7d85-40c2-a705-154445d20083
View the Program: https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/events/playback/e2ec6736-37e5-41cf-aa56-b16de809e3a6
The Internship Journey: Live Virtual Question and Answer Panel Discussion
Moderated by Jan Coplan, Director of Career Connections
Hear first-hand from current Landmark College students and alumni as they share their professional experiences. This event is targeted to parents and students interested in learning more about internships and how to participate in these opportunities. Panelists will discuss their roles as interns on campus, locally and at well-known companies. Jan Coplan will moderate the event and allow time for questions from viewers for panelists and career counselors.
- Time: 7 – 8 p.m. ET
- Link: https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/events/playback/af24568a-9902-4c4b-8905-651ee5f43fd1
PEERS® Live Discussion
Presenters: Andy Donahue, Director of Social Pragmatics and Sallie Banta, Assistant Director of Social Pragmatics
The Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills (PEERS®) is a once a week, evidence-based social skills intervention for motivated students who are interested in learning skills to make and keep friends and develop romantic relationships. During each group session, students are taught important social skills and are given the opportunity to practice these skills. A social coach assists students in making and keeping friends by providing feedback during weekly socialization homework assignments. This session will be a demonstration of an actual lesson.
View the Program: Parent meeting PEERS Oct 6 2020.mp4
Tax Saving Opportunities Available to Landmark Parents and Students
Russ North, Financial Advisor Wilder Business Service
Because of the nature of Landmark College’s comprehensive program, the cost of sending your student to LC may seem daunting. This session will show you real-life examples of how to use the therapeutic tax deduction and various financial strategies to dramatically reduce tuition expenses.
- Link to Recording: https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/events/playback/0641368b-958b-42b6-b780-4d5d93f83d3
- Additional materials: Presentation Slides | IRS Publication 502: Medical and Dental Expenses (Including the Health Coverage Tax Credit) | Deductible & Nondeductable Medical Expenses | Sample Tax Return Letter
What’s Your Major?
An opportunity for students and families to explore major options with degree program faculty.
- School of Liberal Studies and the Arts
- School of Professional Studies and Science
- Prerecorded video: https://www.landmark.edu/media/media-directory/academics-media/whats-your-major
Phi Theta Kappa & Golden Key Induction Ceremony
Stephen Glover, PTK Chapter Advisor, Faculty and Geoff Burgess, Golden Key Advisor
- Golden Key Scholars
- Ellen Chornoboy
- Jacob Fris
- Matt Houston
- Maddie Krampitz
- Daniel Lougen
- Sam Mortinger
- PTK Scholars
- Jeremy Cumming
- Will Donohue
- Owen Feil
- Sara Friedman
- Matthew Grimm
- Domnica Horst-Loy
- Spencer Morgan
- Sophia Spraggins
- Jonathan Williams
- Tyler Wong