Tutoring and Writing Services Workshops

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE


NOVEMBER 2014

Active Listening & Note Taking Strategies

“The professor speaks too quickly!” “I can’t take notes that fast!” Have you ever said anything like that? Attend this workshop and learn how to listen more effectively and take better notes.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Tuesday, November 11

11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

CSS Presenter: Sandra Hage

Annotated Bibliographies: The Method in the Madness

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Monday, November 3

4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

CSS

Bluebook Documentation for Beginners

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Tuesday, November 19

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

CSS-Room 6

Effective College Reading Strategies

Reading for college is different and frequently more demanding than high school. Improve your retention of what you read by attending this workshop and learn proven strategies to help you perform better in college courses.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Tuesday, November 4

9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

CANCELED

Tuesday, November 18

10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

CSS Presenter: Sandra Hage

The "So What" of Introductions and Conclusions

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Thursday, November 13

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

CSS

The Art of Test Taking

Eeny, meeny, miny, moe…is this really the best strategy for taking tests? Attend this short, 30-minute workshop and learn about some of the best methods to get through those multiple choice, true/false, short answer, and essay test questions.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Wednesday, November 5

12:30 p.m. - 1 p.m.

CSS Presenter: Dorothy M. Cleary

Thursday, November 13

11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

CSS Presenter: Dorothy M. Cleary

Tuesday, November 11

5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

RSSC-Affilito Conference Room - 3rd floor

The Essentials of MLA Style

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Monday, November 17

2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

CSS

Time Management: Do's and Don'ts

Planners, desk calendars, Google calendar, highlighters, keeping it all in your head…so many choices! Learn about what works and what doesn’t.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Wednesday, November 12

6 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

CANCELED

Monday, November 17

2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

CSS Presenter: Dorothy M. Cleary

What Am I? V.A.R.K.

New for 2014-2015! Explore and gain an understanding of what it means to have a “learning style”. Take a quiz and find out how you learn best and how knowing this will help you be a successful student.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Thursday, November 20

4:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.

CSS Presenter: Dorothy M. Cleary

What Wuz That? E-mail Etiquette

What does your email etiquette say about you? Are you a serious student? Are you trying to land your dream job? Learn the basics of email etiquette in this short, 30-minute workshop.

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Monday, November 3

2:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

CSS Presenter: Dorothy M. Cleary

Writer's Block

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

Wednesday, November 5

11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

CSS