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How to College: A Workshop Series

We're bringing back How to College: A Workshop Series with brand new topics, tips and strategies to help you succeed and thrive. We will host workshops at main campus and the Lakeshore Campus throughout the semester. More workshops will be added throughout the semester, so stay tuned!

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Topic Description Time Date Location Registration Link
Communicating With Instructors You will find out how to craft professional emails, identify appropriate questions for emails, and maintain positive relationships with instructors. You will also practice asking for letters of recommendation.  11 a.m.-noon January 25 Room 234, Student Center 

 

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Study Skills You will find out about study habit tips and study techniques. You will also develop a study plan. 2-3 p.m. February 22 Room 101, Cook Hall Register for workshop
Test Taking and Test Anxiety You will identify personal signs of test anxiety, explore strategies to combat test anxiety, and pick up specific test-taking strategies 3-4 p.m. March 28 Room 234, Student Center

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Self Care You will discuss the importance of self-care, explore the five dimensions of self-care, and envision personalized ideas for self-care.  10-11 a.m. April 7 Room 108, Cook Hall Register for workshop

Register to attend a workshop at the Lakeshore Campus! 

Topic Description Time Date Location Registration Link
Communicating With Instructors You will find out how to craft professional emails, identify appropriate questions for emails, and maintain positive relationships with instructors. You will also practice asking for letters of recommendation. 11 a.m.-noon January 26 Room 135, Lakeshore campus Register for workshop
Study Skills You will find out about study habit tips and study techniques. You will also develop a study plan. 2-3 p.m. February 24 Room 135, Lakeshore campus Register for workshop
Test Taking and Test Anxiety You will identify personal signs of test anxiety, explore strategies to combat test anxiety, and pick up specific test-taking strategies 3-4 p.m. March 29 Room 133, Lakeshore campus Register for workshop
Self Care You will discuss the importance of self-care, explore the five dimensions of self-care, and envision personalized ideas for self-care.  10-11 a.m. April 6 Room 135, Lakeshore campus Register for workshop
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