I periodically host skills-based workshops for students to provide tactical guidance in reaching their academic goals. 

Outside the Classroom

Inside the Classroom

 

Reading for Content 

Recommendations for remembering what you read

 

Pivotal Words 

Key words to help guide your reading and to help you identify main concepts

 

Using Your Textbooks 

Guidance for getting the most from your textbooks 

 

Studying Well 

Guidance for making your studying efficient and effective

 

Time and Task Management 

Guidance for managing time and prioritizing your academic commitments

 

Learning from Listening 

General principles for learning well in lecture-based courses

 

Taking Examinations Well 

General principles for performing well on examinations in the humanities 

 

Indicators of Analysis 

Using key words to help you focus during examinations

 

Effective Note-Making 

General principles for organizing your notes and notebooks effectively