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Student Success Workshops

All Workshops Will Be Held During COMMON HOUR (12:30 – 1:30 p.m.)

Student Success Workshops 

Spring 2014

 

TIME MANAGEMENT: TIPS FOR SUCCESSFULLY BALANCING SCHOOL, WORK & LIFE        

College students discover the need to develop or hone their time management skills to successfully balance the demands of school, work and life. This workshop will focus on ways to arrange and manage your time with helpful tips on setting goals, prioritizing responsibilities and overcoming procrastination.

Date: Tuesday, February 25
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Humanities Hall, Room 119

(Satisfies the mandatory workshop for probation students)

TEST-TAKING STRATEGIES

Students often experience anxiety and frustration in preparing for and taking exams. This workshop presents strategies for exam preparation and exam-taking that can minimize anxiety and allow for greater success.

Date: Wednesday, February 26
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Humanities Hall, Room 119

(Satisfies the mandatory workshop requirement for probation students)

EFFECTIVE STUDY STRATEGIES

This interactive session will provide you with proven reading, studying, and note-taking strategies for optimal performance in lectures and on exams. Increase your retention and recall of information using a variety of study tools and techniques.

Date: Tuesday, March 4
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Humanities Hall, Room 119

(Satisfies the mandatory workshop requirement for probation students)

EXPLORING CAREERS and CHOOSING a MAJOR

Are you exploring majors, but still uncertain of the right direction? Thinking of switching majors? Join us for a lively discussion on the common myths and realities that often shape students’ decisions when choosing a major. Come and gain valuable tips on how to make good choices about majors, minors, and careers.

Date: Thursday, March 6
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Humanities Hall, Room 123

COOPERATIVE EDUCATION PREPARATION WORKSHOPS FOR SPRING 2014

These workshops are all scheduled in Humanities Room 121.  Please log into JobNet

(www.liu.edu/post/jobnet) and go to the Career Fairs & Events option to RSVP for the workshops you wish to attend.

The Orientation to the LIU Post Cooperative Education/Internship is a pre-requisite to participate in a valuable, pre-graduation, resume building experience in your field of study through the LIU Post cooperative education/internship program.  A student interested in participating in a co-op/ internship is also required to attend a resume and interviewing workshop listed below.

Orientation to LIU Post Cooperative Education/Internship Program:
Humanities Hall, Room 121
1 - 1:50 p.m.

Choose one of the following dates:  2/5, 2/10, 3/6, 3/19, 3/24

Developing a Winning Resume:
Humanities Hall, Room 121
1 -1:50 p.m.

Choose one of the following dates:  2/6, 2/12/, 3/3, 3/20, 3/26

The Art of Interviewing:
Humanities Hall, Room 121
1 -1:50 p.m.

Choose one of the following dates: 2/3, 2/13, 3/5, 3/17, 3/27