Academic Coaching Program Workshops

Winter 2018

Workshop One: Active Learning and Note-Taking

Description: Reflect on the impact of note taking on your learning experiences during lectures, reading, group work, and doing research. Identity effective note taking strategies and methods applicable to your personal learning styles.  

Tuesday, January 23, 1-3 PM

Wednesday, January 24, 12-2 PM

Wednesday, January 31, 2-4 PM

Thursday, February 1, 12-2 PM

Register here. You must register for each workshop three full days in advance.

Workshop Two: Time Management and Reducing Procrastination

Description: Critically evaluate your study and work style preferences and the degree of procrastination.  Explore important principles of efficient self-organization in university environment as well as available tools to help you manage your time and identify strategies that work best for you.

Tuesday, February 5, 1-3 PM

Wednesday, February 6, 12-2 PM

Wednesday, February 14, 2-4 PM 

Thursday, February 15, 12-2 PM

Register here. You must register for each workshop three full days in advance.

Workshop Three: Finding Purpose and Motivation

Description: Work with your peers to identify important factors to consider when choosing programs of study and career pathways. Develop a responsible and open-minded approach to planning your studies and future career to boost your motivation and confidence.

Tuesday, February 27, 1-3 PM

Wednesday, February 28, 12-2 PM

Wednesday, March 7, 2-4 PM

Thursday, March 8, 12-2 PM

Workshop Four: Focusing and Mindfulness 

Description: Consider what impact feeling overloaded and getting continuously distracted can have on your work and well-being. Explore tools and practices that help students stay focused and remain “at ease” and efficient during busy times.

Tuesday, March 13, 1-3 PM

Wednesday, March 14, 12-2 PM

Wednesday, March 21, 2-4 PM

Thursday, March 22, 12-2 PM

*Locations will be confirmed in January.