Full Day of Events

All day long, across the globe, our community gathered virtually and in person to celebrate this annual day for giving back and paying it forward.

Thank you to everyone who joined us for regional gatherings in cities worldwide, at the on-campus carnival and trivia, and more. 

Regional Celebrations

Don’t miss the opportunity to connect with fellow alumni, parents, family and friends. Appetizers will be provided.

  • Atlanta, 6-8 p.m. at Monday Night Brewing West Midtown
  • Boston, 6-8 p.m. at Democracy Brewing
  • Charlotte, 6-8 p.m. at Town Brewing Company
  • Charlottesville, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Kardinal Hall
  • Chicago, 6-9 p.m. at Sketchbook Brewing Co. - Skokie Taproom
  • D.C Metro, 6-9 p.m. at Punch Bowl Social
  • London, 6-8 p.m. at 26 Furnival Street Restaurant & Pub
  • Los Angeles, Mar. 19, 6-8 p.m. at Gladstones
  • New York City, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at The Banc Bar Café
  • Norfolk, 6-8 p.m. at Smartmouth Norfolk
  • Orlando6-8 p.m. at Crooked Can Brewing Co.
  • Paris, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Joe Allen
  • Philadelphia, 6-8 p.m. at Strangelove's
  • Richmond, 6-8 p.m. at Hardywood - Richmond
  • Seattle, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Stoup Brewing Capitol Hill
  • Tokyo, 7-10 p.m. at Baird Beer Nakameguro Taproom
  • Virginia Beach, 6-8 p.m. at Smartmouth VB
  • Williamsburg-Peninsula, 6-8 p.m. at The Virginia Beer Company

Battle of the Brains: Students vs. Deans

Noon, Commonwealth Auditorium

Six daring W&M students put their knowledge to the test against the W&M deans. Facilitated by local speed-quizzing favorite Matt Chambers and emceed by Provost Peggy Agouris, the winner-take-all competition unlocked $2,500 for the champion team’s chosen area(s) at W&M.

Faculty competitors:

  • Dean Suzanne Raitt (Arts & Sciences)
  • Dean Carrie Cooper (W&M Libraries)
  • Dean Todd Mooradian (Mason School of Business)
  • Dean Derek Aday (School of Marine Science & Director of VIMS)
  • Dean Rob Knoeppel (School of Education)
  • Dean A. Benjamin Spencer (Law School)

One Tribe One Day Carnival

4-6 p.m., Sunken Garden

Don’t miss the fun!

  • Enjoy FREE Insomnia Cookies and Kettle Korn.
  • Test your wake carving skills riding a mechanical surfboard.
  • Race your friends on the inflatable alligator obstacle course and double shark slide.
  • Buckle up for the 20-person, high-speed cyclone swing ride.
  • Come for the exclusive OTOD swag, DJ, the Griffin, photobooth and more!

Rain plan: Kaplan Arena