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Academic skills workshops for students

Students who would like to improve their study skills are invited to any of these free workshops for spring semester 2022.

All workshops run from 5-6 p.m. in Olin 209.

Starting Strong: Time Management for Spring Semester

Wednesday, Feb. 9

Starting Strong focuses on essential skills needed to begin the semester strong. This workshop covers time management strategies that help you become more organized, less stressed, and more balanced. Learn strategies to create a schedule and use your time as productively as possible.

Starting Strong: Study Strategies

Wednesday, Feb. 16

Starting Strong covers study strategies to help you maximize the time spent studying so that you can more easily recall the information later and be more successful in your courses.

Staying Strong: Motivation and Procrastination

Thursday, March 10

Staying Strong focuses maintaining your momentum throughout the semester. As we continue through the semester, sometimes we lose our “umph” to continue our good study habits. This workshop covers ways to tap into our motivation to tackle those things that we aren’t as driven or excited about doing.

Finishing Strong: Finals Prep Workshop

Tuesday, May 3

This workshop is ideal for students interested in learning more efficient and productive ways to prepare for final exams. Learn how to create a study plan, refine your study and test-taking strategies, and reduce test anxiety.

Other topics

Interested in talking about something else? Make an appointment with an academic coach today to review topics such as:

• Time management, motivation and procrastination

• Focus and productivity

• Test preparation, test anxiety and test-taking strategies

• Note-taking, reading, writing and study strategies

• School-life balance

• Navigating college life and communicating with instructors and advisors

• Goal-setting

• Growth mindset and resilience

To make an appointment, contact Alex Crawford.

Instructors who are interested in a workshop tailored for their classes should contact Alex Crawford to meet and discuss options that are available.