The VMS Speaker Series 2020 - 2021

Vail Mountain School is pleased to continue our VMS Speaker Series into the 2020-2021 school year. These events will be presented virtually. Zoom links will be updated close to the event dates.



Michael Thompson Ph.D.

Parenting in the Time of a Pandemic
When: Tuesday, December 15, 5:30 PM
Where: Virtual via  Zoom Link​
Audience: Open to the public
Topics:  In this talk, Dr. Thompson will address the issues and fears affecting families and will offer psychologically sound suggestions for steadying their children and themselves in this difficult time. 

Purchase The Pressured Child

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LISA DAMOUR Ph.D.

When: Thursday, January 28, 2021, 5:30 PM
Where: Virtual via Zoom link
Audience: Open to the public
Topics: Managing anxiety and stress. Lisa will present virtually to both students and parents.

Sponsor: This event is generously supported by Alpine Bank

Purchase Untangled

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Debby Irving

When: Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Where: Virtual via Zoom
Audience: Open to the public
Topics:  Racial Justice

Purchase Waking Up White

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Jeff Selingo

When: Monday, March 15, 2021
Where: Virtual via Zoom link
Audience: Open to the public
Topics:  The inner workings of college admissions and the future of higher education

Purchase Who Gets In and Why: A Year Inside College Admissions 

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