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ACADEMIC SUCCESS WORKSHOPS SCHEDULED FOR SPRING 2019!

Published on Jan 9, 2019

Academic Success Workshop Series: Spring 2019

 

DAY

DATE

WORKSHOP TITLE

TIME

LOCATION

January 2019

Monday

01/28/2019

Homework & Studying

2:30pm - 3:30pm

LIB 200

February 2019

Wednesday

02/06/2019

Critical Thinking

2:30pm - 3:30pm

LIB 200

Thursday

02/07/2019

Decreasing Math Anxiety

11:00am – 12:00pm

LIB 200

Monday

02/11/2019

Note Taking & Study Skills

2:30pm - 3:30pm

LIB 200

Wednesday

02/20/2019

Test Taking Strategies

2:30pm - 3:30pm

LIB 200

Friday

02/22/2019

Stress & Time Management

2:30pm – 3:30pm

LIB 200

Monday

02/25/2019

Don’t just Survive-Thrive!

10:00am – 11:00am

LIB 200

Thursday

02/28/2019

Decreasing Math Anxiety

11:00am – 12:00pm

LIB 200

March 2019

Wednesday

03/06/2019

Homework vs. Studying

2:30pm - 3:30pm

LIB 200

Friday

03/08/2019

Critical Thinking

2:30pm – 3:30pm

LIB 200

Wednesday

03/20/2019

Note Taking and Study Skills

2:30pm – 3:30pm

LIB 200

Thursday

03/21/2019

Decreasing Math Anxiety

11:00am – 12:00pm

LIB 200

Monday

03/25/2019

Test Taking Strategies

2:30pm – 3:30pm

LIB 200

APRIL 2019

Wednesday

04/03/2019

Stress & Time Management

2:30pm – 3:30pm

LIB 200

Friday

04/05/2019

Don’t just Survive-Thrive!

2:30pm - 3:30pm

LIB 200

Monday

04/08/2019

Stress and Time Management

10:00am -11:00am

LIB 200

Survivor (College Edition): Homework vs. Studying                                                        

“Is homework really that important?”

I turn in most (well, some) of the homework and I think I’m studying, but I’m not getting good grades. Is there too much to do? You have no clue how to do it?! Why is it even important to have homework in college? Learn to study effectively before your grade takes a nose dive.

“Pen”terest: Note Taking and Study Skills                                                                         

“Does your instructor talk too fast or is your hand cramping from writing too much? Are you not sure what to write?”

Discover the secrets to successful note-taking. Come learn how to become a more effective and engaged note-taker and increase your overall study skills.

Testing, Testing, 1.2.3: Developing Test Taking Strategies and Dealing with Test Anxiety

“We have a test tomorrow! How am I going to pass?”                                                               

Discover some test taking strategies that will help to calm your nerves and focus on the exam. In this workshop we’ll look at the different types of exams and some helpful ways to relieve test anxiety.

College Scene Investigator (CSI): Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

“Are you making the right choices?”

You’re working, going to school, and have other obligations.  Learn how to use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to achieve balance in your life. 

All in Good Time: De-Stress Using Good Time Management Skills

“Are you feeling overwhelmed?” OR “Where did the time go?!” 

Learn ways to combat the stressors in your life by becoming a more efficient and effective Time Manager.  You will be surprised how much stress you can relieve by being organized and aware of where the time goes. 

It All Adds Up:  Decreasing Math Anxiety

“Does just hearing the word ‘math’ have you feeling anxious?”

Learn strategies to reduce your Math Anxiety and become a better Math student.  You too can conquer Algebra!!

Don’t Just Survive—Thrive!

“How can you do more than just survive college?”

Have you been following the “fake it ‘til you make it” mantra when it comes to college?  Do you want to make the most of your time at Henderson?  Have you wondered how you can use your strengths to do well?  You will be surprised at how you can use what you are naturally good at to succeed in college. 

The Academic Success Workshop Series is a program offered by Academic Affairs and are FREE to the students!

For more information or to discuss alternatives: Mike Knecht Ph: (270) 831-9671