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