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Academic Skills Workshop Schedule - Spring 2012

JANUARY

Presentation

Time

Location

Monday 23

What Type of Student Are You?   Take an inventory that will assess your academic strengths and weaknesses.

4:30 PM

Library 223

FEBRUARY

Presentation

Time

Date

Wednesday 1

 

Improving Your Time Management: Learn how to stay on task, be well organized, and set realistic goals to maximize the value of your time.

3:30 PM

Library 223

Tuesday 7

Note Taking Strategies: Learn to be more efficient and effective in your note-taking and find which method works best for you in class.

5:00 PM

Library 223

Monday 13

Test Anxiety: Uncover the causes of your test anxiety while learning strategies to overcome stress.

4:30 PM

Library 223

Wednesday 22

Reading Strategies: Improve your retention of information while reading and learning the helpful SQ3R and Silver Dollar method.

3:30 PM

Library 223

MARCH

Presentation

Time

Location

Monday 5

Understanding and Overcoming Procrastination: Learn what causes procrastination and new strategies to help improve your concentration.

4:30 PM

Library 223

Thursday 22

Maximize Your Memory: Learn long-term and short-term strategies for using your memory more effectively.

5:00 PM

Library 223

April

Presentation

Time

Location

Monday 2

Public Speaking: Learn effective strategies to captivate your audience and succeed in oral presentations.

4:00 PM

Library 223

Tuesday 24

Preparing for Final Exams: Learn some study techniques and strategies for final exams so you can finish strong!

4:30 PM

Library 223

May

Presentation

Time

Location

Tuesday 8

Relaxation Strategies: Practice breathing and relaxation techniques to stay calm and focused during finals.

11:30 AM

Library 223


 

 












For More information contact Meghan Kiley, Assistant Director for Academic Skills/Programs at 401-865-2679 or mkiley@providence.edu

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