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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 Academic Success Workshop Resources.

Fall 2018 Workshop Schedule

Please Note:

Workshop topics, times, and locations are subject to change. This page will be updated to reflect forthcoming changes.

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Topic Date Time Location

Study Smarter, Not Harder: Tips and Tricks for the Professors

Tuesday, August 21 2:00-3:00 PM

Jordan Hall 141

Refining Your Decision-Making Skills

Wednesday, September 5 4:00-5:00 PM


TIPS & TOOLS*: Semester Survival Kit Friday, September 14 11:00 AM-1:00 PM Atherton North Patio (outside of Starbucks)
No More Test Anxiety Tuesday, September 18 6:00-7:00 PM TBD
Preparing for Exams Wednesday, September 26 4:00-5:00 PM TBD
Getting Ready for Your First Advising Appointment Thursday, October 4 4:00-5:00 PM TBD
Transitioning from High School to College Writing Tuesday, October 23 4:00-5:00 PM TBD
Self-Compassion & Challenging Perfectionism Thursday, November 1 6:00-7:00 PM TBD

Transitioning from High School to College Presentations

Tuesday, November 13

4:00-5:00 PM


Finals... Have a Plan Thursday, November 29 6:00-7:30 PM TBD

Managing Your Stress for Finals & Beyond

Wednesday, December 5

4:00-5:00 PM


*For TIPS & TOOLS, stop by the LRC information table (weather permitting) to discover study strategies and resources for academic success. 

Download the workshop schedule for the semester.