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Learning Strategies Workshop Schedule


Fall 2016

Each workshop lasts an hour, including self-assessment, instruction, and take-home information to help put new techniques to work. Drop in for one or all sessions -- no reservations required. 

 

Workshop Day Time
Transfer Students: Your Transition to SMU Monday, August 22 5:00 PM
Time Management Tuesday, August 23 5:00 PM
Time Management Wednesday, August 24 4:15 PM
Transfer Students: Your Transition to SMU Thursday, August 25 1:00 & 4:00 PM
Time Management Monday, August 29 4:15 PM
Lynda.com: Your 24/7 Tutor Tuesday, August 30 4:00 PM (30 minutes)
Note-Taking & Textbook Reading Tuesday, August 30 4:45 PM
Time Management Wednesday, August 31 5:00 PM
Time Management Thursday, September 1 4:00 PM
Lynda.com: Your 24/7 Tutor Wednesday, September 7 4:15 PM (30 minutes)
Note-Taking & Textbook Reading Wednesday, September 7 5:00 PM
Organization &Concentration Thursday, September 8 4:00 PM
Preparing for Essay & Multiple Choice Tests Tuesday, September 13 5:00 PM
Preparing for Essay & Multiple Choice Tests Wednesday, September 14 4:15 PM
Stress Management & Test Anxiety Thursday, September 15 4:00 PM
Time Management Monday, September 19 3:15 PM
Note-Taking & Textbook Reading Tuesday, September 20 4:00 PM
Utilizing Memory Techniques Wednesday, September 21 4:15 PM
Intro to Excel Tuesday, September 27 4:00 PM
Study Groups: Maximize your Learning Wednesday, September 28 5:00 PM
Utilizing Memory Techniques Thursday, September 29 3:45 PM
Excel Formulas & Functions Wednesday, October 5 4:15 PM (90 minutes)
Study Groups: Maximize your Learning Thursday, October 6 4:00 PM
Preparing for Essay & Multiple Choice Tests Monday, October 17 4:15 PM
Note-Taking & Textbook Reading Tuesday, October 18 5:00 PM
Research & Research Papers Wednesday, October 19 5:00 PM
Stress Management & Test Anxiety Monday, October 24 3:15 PM
Research & Research Papers Tuesday, October 25 4:15 PM
Intro to Excel Wednesday, October 26 4:15 PM
Preparing for Essay & Multiple Choice Tests Thursday, October 27 4:00 PM
Excel Formulas & Functions Tuesday, November 1 4:00 PM (90 minutes)
GPA 101: SMU Survival Skills Wednesday, November 2 4:15 PM
Stress Management & Test Anxiety Thursday, November 3 5:00 PM



Workshops for Finishing the Semester Strong- Choose ONE and bring your calendar and all syllabi!
Plan a Successful Finish: The Last Month Tuesday, November 8 3:15 PM
Wednesday, November 9 4:15 PM
Monday, November 14 4:15 PM
Thursday, November 17 5:00 PM
Prepare for Finals: The Last Week Tuesday, November 29 4:00 PM
Wednesday, November 30 5:00 PM





Missed a workshop? 
Request an individual appointment with learning specialists LaTina Jackson or Becca Umobong
by visiting http://roomres.smu.edu/.