Fall 2018 Study Skills Workshops

Notetaking, Part I: Taking notes in class

Your professor says a lot during a class, but you can’t write down everything she says!  How do you know what you should write down in your notes?  Come to this workshop to learn some useful techniques for figuring out what needs to be in your notes and some different ways to quickly get those ideas down on paper or on your screen.

 

Saturday, 9/8, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 9/11, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 9/14, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

Saturday, 11/3, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 11/6, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 11/9, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

 
Notetaking, Part II: Taking notes using your textbook

You’ve invested a lot in your education.  Come to this workshop to learn how to use your textbooks and take good notes while you read to get the most out of your classes.

 

Saturday, 9/15, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 9/18, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 9/21, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

Saturday, 11/10, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 11/13, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 11/16, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

 
How to form your own study group

You’re not the only one in your class that needs to study!  Come to this workshop to learn how to form your own study group so that you and your classmates can help each other succeed.

 

Saturday, 9/22, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 9/25, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 9/28, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

Saturday, 11/17, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 11/27, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 11/30, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

 
Stress management and preparing to take a big test

Exams are coming.  Now what? Come to this workshop to learn how to handle the stress that comes with exams and learn some strategies to help you overcome test anxiety.

 

Saturday, 9/29, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 10/2, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 10/5, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

Saturday, 12/1, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 12/4, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 12/7, 11:30 am-12:15 pm

 
Time management and forming good study habits

It can be hard to balance life, work, and college.  Come to this workshop to learn how to manage your time and form good study habits so that you can succeed at school while fulfilling your other life obligations.

 

Saturday, 10/27, 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Tuesday, 10/30, 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Friday, 11/2, 11:30 am-12:15 pm