Workshops

Learning Strategies Workshop Schedule


Fall 2019

Each workshop lasts 45-60 minutes (unless otherwise noted), including instruction and take-home information to help put new techniques to work. Drop in for one or all sessions. No reservations required. 

 

If you are unable to attend a workshop, schedule an appointment with a learning specialist for all topics excluding Excel.  

 

To join the online Time Management workshop on Monday, September 30 at 2:00, click here

To join the online Plan a Successful Finish: The Last Month workshop on Thursday, November 21 at 3:00, click here.

Workshop Schedule by Date:

Workshop Day Time Location
Transfer Students: Your Transition to SMU  Mon, August 26 5:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Time Management Tues, August 27 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Time Management Wed, August 28 4:00 PM ALEC 202O
Transfer Students: Your Transition to SMU Thurs,August 29 1:00 & 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Note-Taking & Organization Tues, September 3 5:00 PM Armstrong 126
Tech Resources- Box, Canvas, LinkedIn Learning, Zoom Wed, September 4 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Time Management Wed, September 4 5:00 PM Armstrong 126
Time Management Thurs, September 5 2:00 PM
Fondren 103
 Time Management Mon, September 9 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Goal-Setting Tues, September 10 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Career Readiness with Microsoft Office Certification Tues, September 10 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Note-Taking & Organization Wed, September 11 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Time Management Thurs, September 12 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Interdependence & Emotional Intelligence Mon, September 16 2:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Test Prep: Essay & Multiple Choice  Tues, September 17 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Test Prep: Essay & Multiple Choice Wed, September 18 4:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Stress Management & Test Anxiety Thurs, September 19 2:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Concentration & Textbook Reading Mon, September 23 4:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Note-Taking & Organization Tues, September 24 2:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Memory Techniques Wed, September 25 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Study Groups: Maximize Your Learning Thurs, September 26 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Time Management Mon, September 30 2:00 PM *Online- Zoom
Crash Course in Excel Tues, October 1 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Memory Techniques Thurs, October 3 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Time Management Mon, October 7 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Excel Functions Made Easy Tues, October 8 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Test Prep: Essay & Multiple Choice Mon, October 21 4:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Interdependence & Emotional Intelligence Tues,October 22 5:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Concentration & Textbook Reading Wed, October 23 5:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Motivation Thurs, October 24 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Stress Management & Test Anxiety Mon, October 28 2:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Test Prep: Essay & Multiple Choice Tues, October 29 4:00 PM A-LEC 202N
GPA 101: SMU Survival Skills Wed, October 30 3:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Stress Management & Test Anxiety Mon, November 4 5:00 PM A-LEC 202O
       
Workshops for Finishing the Semester Strong- Choose ONE and bring your calendar and all syllabi!
Plan a Successful Finish: The Last Month Tues, November 12 2:00 PM A-LEC 202N
Wed, November 13 4:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Mon, November 18 4:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Thurs, November 21 3:00 PM *Online- Zoom
Prepare for Finals: The Last Week Tues, December 3 4:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Wed, December 4 2:00 PM A-LEC 202O
Stress Free Zone Open House Wed, December 11 3-6 PM A-LEC 202O

 

Missed a workshop?  Schedule an appointment with a learning specialist.