Workshops

Enhance your skills and habits for academic success. All workshops are free and no registration is required.

WEEKLY ACADEMIC SUPPORT

Tues, Wed, Thur, 10:00am-noon, 68 PLC

Study Strategies: Drop in with questions about time management, organization, reading, note-taking, test preparation and more.

Spring 2018 Workshops – Get Savvy!

Studies on Studying

Tue, 4/24, 3:00-3:50pm, 72 PLC

Explore how five research-based principles for effective learning can transform your study approach—and your results.

Writing with Sources

Tue, 5/1, 4:00-4:50pm, 72 PLC

All academic writing is part of an ongoing conversation. To have your say, you must build on what others have said. Join us to learn how to incorporate the voices and views of others, without sacrificing your own.

Studying in the Sciences

Wed, 5/2, 3:00-3:50am, 72 PLC

Learn techniques to enrich your study routine and enhance your success in science courses.

How Your Brain Misleads You

Tue, 5/8, 4:00-4:50pm, 72 PLC

Did you know we are all afflicted by patterns of thinking that distort our reasoning and decision making? Don’t let your brain mislead you! Come learn about some common cognitive biases and how to thwart them.

Managing Time

Fri, 5/11, 1:00-1:50pm, 72 PLC

Find effective scheduling techniques and organizational strategies to prioritize to-dos, beat deadlines, and rebalance your life.

Speed Reading Basics

Wed, 5/16, 4:00-4:50pm, 72 PLC

Looking to reduce reading time without sacrificing comprehension? Come give speed reading a try!

ACEing Your Tests

Fri, 5/25, 2:00-2:50pm, 72 PLC

If you find yourself rereading an exam question only to find it more confusing, then come discuss strategies for becoming a more successful tester.

Grammar Hour Workshop Series

Our free drop-in workshop series tackles common grammar issues to help you streamline your writing process.  Attend one or many!