Student Success Workshops

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Fall 2017 Workshops

Be the Change Workshop – Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Location: Student Union President’s Room
This workshop encourages students to get active and get involved. Members of various campus RSO’s will be in attendance to give more information about joining their organization! Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

S.M.A.R.T. Workshop – Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 3PM to 4PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Got a game plan for college? We can help you make one! Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

Build a Resume Workshop – Thursday, September 21, 2017, 3PM to 4PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Need help fine-tuning your resume? Need to work on your networking skills? Join the Counseling and Career Services and Academic Success Center at our Workshop! Presented by Ms. Randi Washington and Ms. Essie Hullaby.

How to Write a Paper – Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 4PM to 5PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Need helping writing your paper? Join us to learn some tips and tricks! Presented by Ms. Sélène Allain-Kovacs.

What Can I Do With This Major? Focus: Health and Human Performance– Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 2PM to 3PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Is your major in the department of Health and Human Performance? Are you interested in learning more about what you can do with this type of major? Join Dr. John Dollar as he discusses the career options for this field!

Study Skills Workshop – Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 3:30PM to 4:30PM
Student Union Room 320
This workshop will discuss students’ learning styles as well help students come up with the unique study strategies that come from the analysis of their learning styles. Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

Creditfits Workshop – Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 2PM to 3PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Learn the ins and outs as well as the do’s and don’ts of the credit world! Presented by Mrs. Krystyn Dupree.

What Can I Do With This Major? Focus: Biology & Physical Science – Thursday, October 19, 2017, 4PM to 5PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Are you interested in biology or physical sciences but not sure how it relates to the “real world”? Join Dr. Lindsay Porter and Dr. Shreyashi Ganguly as they iscuss career options available to these majors! Don’t have to be a major to attend!

Communication Skills for Success! – Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 3PM to 4PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Tips to help you tackle the professional world! Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

What Can I Do With This Major? Focus: Psychology – Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 3:30PM to 4:30PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Interested in psychology and how you can use it? Join Mr. Terry Isbell to learn more!

What Can I Do With This Major? Focus: Criminal Justice – Wednesday, November 15, 2017, Time 2PM to 3PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Not sure what you can do with a criminal justice degree? It’s not just police work! Join Mr. Joe Morris as he discusses different career options!

Study Skills Workshop – Wednesday, November 29, 2017, Time 3:30PM – 4:30PM
Location: Student Union President’s Room
How do you study? Let us help you out! Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

S.M.A.R.T Workshop – Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 3:30PM to 4:30PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
This workshop will consist of time management skills, life management skills, and discussion about the overall success and barriers that come with college. Presented by Mr. LaMario Fortson.

Study Skills Workshop –  Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 3:30PM to 4:30PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
This workshop will discuss students’ learning styles as well help students come up with the unique study strategies that come from the analysis of their learning styles. Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

Scavenger Hunt – Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 3:00PM to 4:00PM
CANCELLED due to low response

S.M.A.R.T Workshop – Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 3:30PM to 4:30PM
Location: Student Union Room 221
This workshop will consist of time management skills, life management skills, and discussion about the overall success and barriers that come with college. Presented by Mr. LaMario Fortson.

Credifits: Understanding the Benefits of Credit – Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Location: Watson Library Instruction Lab
Do you understand how credit works? The different types of credit and how they can effect your life? If you need help understanding the ins and outs of your credit score come to Credifits, so you can understand the benefits of credit! Presented by Mrs. Krystyn Dupree.

Study Skills Workshop –  Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3:30PM to 4:30PM
Location: Student Union Room 320
This workshop will discuss students’ learning styles as well help students come up with the unique study strategies that come from the analysis of their learning styles. Presented by Ms. Essie Hullaby.

Stretch Out Before You Stress Out –  Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 5:00PM to 6:00PM
Location: Academic Success Center – Watson Library Room 108
Finals got you stressed? Worried about that end of semester term paper? Come join us at the Academic Success Center and learn some low impact stretches, breathing, and relaxation techniques that can help you prepare to finish your semester!  Please bring a a yoga mat or beach towel to participate. Presented by Ms. Maggie Welch of the Career and Counseling Services and Mrs. Krystyn Dupree of the Academic Success Center.

November 3, 2016: 3:30PM – 5PM — Praxis Core Writing Test Preparation Seminar — TEC Pod C – Room C106
Test-taking tips and FREE study materials will be given. Sponsored by the ASC and the Gallaspy College of Education and Human Development. Sign up by emailing Ms. Ramona Wynder – wynderr@nsula.edu.

November 10, 2016: 2PM – 3:30PM — Student Loans — Location TBA
Thinking about taking the full amount of your loans? You may want to think again!

October 20, 2016: 11AM – 12PM — Hidden Resources — Location TBA
Still trying to figure out what NSU has to offer? Come join us as we discover hidden resources on campus and off!

October 12, 2016: 3PM – 4PM — Time Management – Williamson Hall Room 112
This workshop provides an introduction to time and time management concepts, types of time, time wasters, need for time management, time management techniques, day planning, and practice on time management.

October 11, 2016: 2PM – 3PM — Health Services — Student Union Room 320
Not sure what health services can do for you? We can tell you!

September 22, 2016: 5PM – 6PM — Writing Basics — Watson Library Instruction Lab
This workshop will focus on the basics of writing and how to improve your writing.

September 21, 2016: 3PM – 4PM — Team Building — Williamson Hall Room 112
This workshop discusses team concepts and leadership, team building concepts, team development stages, team member roles, and characteristics of effective teams.

September 20, 2016: 2PM – 3:30PM — Loans, Credit, and Budgeting — Watson Library Instruction Lab
This workshop will focus on how to learn more about your credit and how to budget your money.