Learning Resource Center

Academic Success Workshops

Academic Success Workshops are designed to provide students with an interactive experience to enhance their academic learning. Workshops are organized by topic and designed to meet the demands of college-level academics. All workshops are facilitated by trained members of the Learning Resource Center, Counseling Services, or other academic departments, and are offered throughout the semester. Workshops may also be offered in university housing, Greek houses, or to any student group upon request. For a detailed list of workshop topics and their times and locations, please refer to the Academic Success Workshop schedule below. For more Academic Success Workshop resources, visit the Academic Success Workshop Resources webpage.

Fall 2014 Workshop Schedule

Please Note:

  • Workshop topics, times, and locations are subject to change.  This page will be updated to reflect forthcoming changes.
  • Disability-Related Accommodations for Butler Events and Activities:  To request disability-related accommodations or inquire about accessibility, please contact Riki Lawrence at 317/940-9308 or learning@butler.edu.   Please allow two weeks' advance notice in order to allow adequate time to make arrangements.  Although attempts will be made to honor accommodation requests with less notice, it cannot be guaranteed that without two weeks' notice a reasonable accommodation can be provided. 
Topic Date Time Location
College 101: Transition to Success * Tues., September 2 6:00-8:30 p.m. AU Reilly Room
Study Habits that Work Tues., September 16 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
Goal-Setting Yourself Up for Success Tues., September 23 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
Take Charge of Your Time Wed., October 1 6:00-7:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 172
Discover Your Learning Preferences Tues., October 7 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
Getting Ready for Your 1st Advising Appointment Tues., October 14 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
No More Test Anxiety Wed., October 22 6:00-7:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 172
Knowing Yourself as a Reader Tues., October 28 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
Building Reading Comprehension Skills in Content Areas Tues., November 4 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
Wellness & Your Academic Success Tues., November 11 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 370
Prepare for Exams Tues., November 18 6:00-7:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 174
Finals . . .  Have a Plan Tues., December 2 6:00-7:00 p.m. Pharmacy Bldg. 150
Managing Your Stress Wed., December 10 4:00-5:00 p.m. Jordan Hall 174


  Download the workshop schedule for the semester.

*College 101 is open to all incoming first-year and transfer students.  Registration is required.