Parent & Family Programs

Welcome Week 2020

Parent and Family Virtual Forums

Parents and family members of both commuters and resident students are invited to participate. Click on REGISTER HERE below on the desired forum. After you register, you will receive an email with the Zoom link.

Date Time (ET) Event Presenters

Tuesday
August 11

4-5 p.m.

Fall 2020: How it Will Work 

Watch Replay

Jean Peden Christodoulou, Acting Vice President for Student Affairs

Gabrielle St. Léger, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

Wednesday
August 12

4-5 p.m.

Campus Life Q&A

Watch Replay

Bruce Bechtle, Resident District Manager
Hofstra Dining Services

Teresa Bertozzi, NP, Assistant Director, Student Health Services

Jessica Jaeger, Registered Dietitian, Certified Dietitian Nutritionist

Thursday
August 13

4-5 p.m.

Moving into Residence Halls

Watch Replay

Beth McGuire Fredericks, Senior Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Residence Life

Sunday
August 16

4-5 p.m.

Campus Life Q&A

Watch Replay

Bruce Bechtle, Resident District Manager
Hofstra Dining Services

Teresa Bertozzi, NP, Assistant Director, Student Health Services

Anita Ellis, Director of Commuting Student Services and Community Outreach

John Guthman, Executive Director of Student Health and Counseling Center

Branka Kristic, Director of Parent and Family Programs

Marc Oppenheim, Dean, Center for University Advising

Tuesday
August 18

4-5 p.m.

How Students Will Learn This Semester

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Stavros Valenti, Associate Provost

Kristin Weingarten, Senior Associate Dean, First-Year Connections

Wednesday
August 19

4-5:30 p.m.

How to Mentor Your Emerging Adult

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Diane Herbert, Dean, Center for Academic Excellence

Merry McVey Noble, Assistant Clinical Director, Student Counseling Services

Branka Kristic, Director of Parent and Family Programs

Friday
August 21

4-5 p.m.

Students with Disabilities: Parent and Family Q&A

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Branka Kristic, Director of Parent and Family Programs

Julie Yindra, Director, Student Access Services

Saturday
August 22

3-4:30 p.m.

How to Mentor Your Emerging Adult

This livestream is cancelled. Please watch the replay of the August 19 workshop.

Diane Herbert, Dean, Center for Academic Excellence

Merry McVey Noble, Assistant Clinical Director, Student Counseling Services

Branka Kristic, Director of Parent and Family Programs