Workshops

Enhance your skills and habits for academic success.

Winter 2019

Managing Time

Week 3: Wed, 1/23, 1-1:50pm

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

Speed Reading Basics

Week 3: Wed, 1/23, 3-3:50pm

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

Note-Making

Week 3: Thurs, 1/24 2-2:50pm

Don’t just take notes—make them work for you. Discover a variety of note-taking techniques you can adapt to your own style. Register.

Learning Online

Week 5: Tues, 2/5, 4-4:50pm

Are you taking or considering an online course? By exploring online-specific strategies for leveraging your time, participation, and study skills, you can maximize the benefits and minimize the challenges of a virtual classroom. Register.

Writing with Sources

Week 3: Wed, 1/23, 2-2:50pm

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. Register.

Study with Focus

Week 3: Wed, 1/23, 4-4:50pm

Discover techniques that can help you reduce distractions, organize academic materials, and improve concentration. Register.

Willpower

Week 3: Thurs, 1/24, 3-3:50pm

How do you make yourself make yourself do things? Motivation can arise from some strange places—drop in to find out where and how. Register.

Money Matters

Week 6: Mon, 2/11, 3-3:50pm

Hoping to avoid some of the main financial pitfalls of student life? Discover money management strategies that suit your values, goals, and resources. Register.

In the Midst of Midterms

Week 3: Thurs, 1/24, 1-1:50pm

Learn to predict and tackle test questions by examining course objectives, understanding test expectations, and tailoring your study approach to match. Register.

Memory Improvement

Week 3: Thurs, 1/24, 4-4:50pm

Explore memory principles, study techniques, and mnemonic devices you can apply to your current courses. Register.

Studies on Studying

Week 7: Mon, 2/18, 4-4:50pm

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

Preparing for Finals

Week 8: Tues, 2/26, 3-3:50pm

Ease stress and maximize success during final exam week by developing a solid, manageable plan for organizing your time, materials, and study methods. Register.

Spring 2019

Memory Improvement

Week 4: Thurs, 4/25, 4-4:50pm

Explore memory principles, study techniques, and mnemonic devices you can apply to your current courses. Register.

Productive Procrastination

Week 6: Friday, 5/10, 12-12:50pm

Explore attitudes and strategies that can lead to lower stress, higher quality work, and better habits for future endeavors. Register.

Preparing for Finals

Week 8: Tues, 5/21, 4-4:50pm

Ease stress and maximize success during final exam week by developing a solid, manageable plan for organizing your time, materials, and study methods. Register.

WEEKLY
POP-UP SUPPORT

Tues, Wed, Thur, 2-4:00pm, 101 Oregon Hall

Stop by with questions about
time management, organization, reading,
note-taking, test preparation and more.

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