Workshops

Fall Workshop Series: Denton Campus

Workshops are held in the Pioneer Center for Student Excellence on the Denton Campus - Blagg-Huey Library, Room 234

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30TH @ 5:00 P.M.
EXCELLENCE IS IN THE DETAILS
During this interactive session, students will get organized for the semester. Ideas and strategies of project management will be shared as well. Bring your syllabi and planner. We will provide highlighters and other organizational tools.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH @ 6:30 P.M.
VISION BOARD
Come out relax, and have a little fun as you creatively put together a collage that depicts your personal, academic, and professional goals.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH @ 11:30 A.M.
IS GRAD SCHOOL RIGHT FOR ME?
Are you considering the path to Graduate School but aren’t sure how to research available programs, find out which graduate admissions exam to take, or plan out your path into the school and program of your choice? Contemplating the benefits of a Graduate School education? This workshop for current TWU undergraduate students will answer these questions, providing a basic overview of practices and resources to consider for successfully navigating the Graduate School application process.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH @ 11:00 A.M.
MAKE STUDYING COUNT
Being productive while studying is important in order to succeed. In this interactive workshop, come learn how to make the most of your study time. Learn strategies on when, where and how to study that best fits your needs.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH @ 4:00 P.M.
WHAT IS ACADEMIC PROBATION?
This workshop will be an information session explaining academic probation and offer students strategies and resources to remain in good academic standing.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 8TH @ 4:30 P.M.
PRIORITIZATION
What do you do when everything seems important, and everything needs to get done as soon as possible? Knowing the difference between what is “important” and “urgent” can help you prioritize tasks and assignments. Come to this workshop prepared to learn strategies on how to best prioritize.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9TH @ 11:00 A.M.
EXPLORING MAJORS: COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Have you been considering a major in the College of Health Sciences? Come learn about different majors and learn if one of these is right for you!

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10TH @ 3:00 P.M.
EXPLORING MAJORS:
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Have you been considering a major in the College of Arts and Sciences? Come explore different majors and learn if one of these is right for you!

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH @ 11:30 A.M.
HOW TO CALCULATE YOUR GPA
This workshop will help students learn how to calculate their Grade Point Average. The workshop will explain such terms as cumulative GPA, semester GPA, and good academic standing.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH @ 4:30 P.M.
SELF-CARE
Academics can be overwhelming when mixed with the other components of your life. This interactive workshop will help you understand your stressors and identify possible solutions.
Questions?

Questions?

Dr. Theresa Lindsay
Director, Learning Success Programs
Pioneer Center for Student Excellence, BHL 226
(940) 898-4113
tlindsay1@twu.edu

 

 

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