Workshops

Spring 2021 Workshop Series

The Student Success Centre offers a variety of workshops through Zoom to help support your academic success.

ONLINE LEARNING SUCCESS WORKSHOP SERIES: January 6, 7 and 8

Back by popular demand! Join the Student Success Centre for a 3-part virtual workshop to improve your online learning success! Learn how to set up a proper study space, keep up with coursework, reduce procrastination, improve your study skills and ace your online exams.

The 3-part workshop will be offered via Zoom from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Jan 6 – Setting up a study space, online basics and where to find help
  • Jan 7 – Time management and how to stay motivated
  • Jan 8 – Study skills and strategies for writing online exams

To register, visit the Events and Workshops calendar on the MyExperience website: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/openEvents.htm. Once you have registered, you will be provided with the Zoom link and password.

 

LEARNING FOR SUCCESS WORKSHOP SERIES: January 20 - March 31

This workshop series is offered via Zoom on most Wednesdays from 12 - 1 p.m.:

 

Jan 20: Time Management and Study Schedules

Coursework can pile up quickly! We will discuss some tools and techniques to help you stay on top of your classes and better balance your home and school life.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1664

Jan 27: Reading and Note-Taking Skills

Reading and note-taking are essential to learning in university. We will discuss some best practices to get the most out of your lectures and books.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1665

Feb 3: Effective Study Skills

Developing effective study skills is a key to academic success. We will cover a variety of study techniques and tools to help you get the most out your review time.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1666

Feb 10: Preparing for Exams

Stuck in a cycle of cramming for exams? We will discuss the importance of starting early, how to break studying into chunks and how to prepare for different types of exams.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1667

Feb 24: Reducing Procrastination and Building Motivation

Most students struggle with academic procrastination in one form or another. We will cover strategies to help you reduce procrastination and build up your motivation.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1668

Mar 3: Effective Study Groups

Study groups can have a positive impact on your learning and are a great way to connect with your peers. We will review how to create a study group that is both effective and supportive.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1669

Mar 10: Apps and Other Resources for Success

We’ll review different apps and resources to help support your success. Is there an app you love? Join us and share it with your peers!

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1670

Mar 17: Students' Choice

This week we will chat about creating a study schedule, note-taking, improving focus...any academic success topic of your choice!

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1694

Mar 24: Study Skills and Preparing for Exams

Study skills and exam prep are always a popular topic! We’ll discuss strategies to help you get the most out of your review time as you prepare for the end of the semester.

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1671

Mar 31: Finishing the Semester Strong

You are on the homestretch. We will wrap up the Learning for Success series by discussing how to get organized, build motivation, find balance and finish your semester with success!

Link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=1672