Events

Study Groups & Exam Review Sessions

Study groups and exam review sessions are planned in cooperation with faculty, and are updated on a weekly basis. Please check back often to see which courses are scheduled. Date, time, and location are finalized with the professor in advance of the exam.

Group Study: Chemistry 1 (CHM1101) - Exam 1

Sunday, August 30, 3PM - 5PM
Skurla Hall, Room 110


Fall 2015 Academic Resource Workshop Series

Starting the Semester the Right Way

Monday, August 24, 6PM – 7PM
Columbia Village Meeting Room

Thursday, August 27, 4PM – 5PM
Evans Hall 202

This ASC workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduates not enrolled in ASC 1000 University Experience or ASC 1005 Strategies for Success. ASC 1000 University Experience and ASC 1005 Strategies for Success will include this material.
Set yourself up for academic success with a power session of planning and goal setting. Bring your course syllabi, your planner, and your phone/tablet/laptop to create your semester goals and plans to achieve them.

Tomato Time Management (The Pomodoro Technique)

Monday, August 31, 6PM – 7PM
Columbia Village Meeting Room

Thursday, September 3, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center 

This ASC Workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduate students.
Work more efficiently, track your progress, and improve your academic focus with this new and fun take on time management. Whether you prefer studying alone or working in groups, the Pomodoro Technique is an invaluable strategy for the busy and driven student.

Note-taking in College

Thursday, September 10, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center

Monday, September 14, 6PM – 7PM
To Be Announced

Thursday, September 17, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center 

This ASC workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduates not enrolled in ASC 1000 University Experience or ASC 1005 Strategies for Success. ASC 1000 University Experience and ASC 1005 Strategies for Success will include this material.
More than just writing words on a page, note-taking is a skill that many students never learn until their later years. Join ASC staff to learn how to take better, more meaningful notes that will help you study, review, and remember more of what you read and hear in class.

Secrets to Exam Success

Monday, September 21, 6PM – 7PM
To Be Announced

Thursday, September 24, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center 

This ASC workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduates not enrolled in ASC 1000 University Experience or ASC 1005 Strategies for Success. ASC 1000 University Experience and ASC 1005 Strategies for Success will include this material.
Exams, tests, quizzes… whatever you call them, students experience them throughout their time at the university. This hourlong workshop addresses key exam strategies, breaks down the types of questions to expect on tests and quizzes, and provides a roadmap for using in-class review sessions to your best advantage.

Group Study Magic

Monday, September 28, 6PM – 7PM
To Be Announced

Thursday, October 1, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center

This ASC workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduates not enrolled in ASC 1000 University Experience or ASC 1005 Strategies for Success. ASC 1000 University Experience and ASC 1005 Strategies for Success will include this material.
Do you avoid group study sessions because no one seems to take them seriously? When you review for exams, do you spend more time trying stay on task rather than actually studying? Join the ASC staff to learn how to plan a study session, delegate meaningful review tasks, and reap the benefits of group study sessions.

Note-taking in College, Part 2

Monday, October 19, 6PM – 7PM
To Be Announced

Thursday, October 22, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center 

This ASC workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduates not enrolled in ASC 1000 University Experience or ASC 1005 Strategies for Success. ASC 1000 University Experience and ASC 1005 Strategies for Success will include this material.
Are you struggling to make your notes work for you after lecture? Does taking notes during discussions or marking text while reading frustrate you? Come to this hourlong workshop to find and modify a note-taking system that plays to your strengths and helps you review and retain the information you read and hear.

Countdown to Finals

Monday, November 16, 6PM – 7PM
To Be Announced

Thursday, November 19, 4PM – 5PM
Academic Support Center 

This ASC workshop is targeted to all interested undergraduates not enrolled in ASC 1000 University Experience or ASC 1005 Strategies for Success. ASC 1000 University Experience and ASC 1005 Strategies for Success will include this material.
Final exams are less than a month away and there’s so much to be done! The ASC staff has tried and true strategies for students to prepare for exams, reduce the anxiety that accompanies finals, and use all available university resources to do well on final exams.