Offices & Services

Academic Skills

Success Seminars

The Office of Academic Skills offers a series of specific workshops to accelerate learning: time management, reading, note-taking, test taking, and other organizational skills.

If you would like to request a seminar, workshop, or presentation for a class, residence hall, etc., please fill contact Hilary Bateman (hbateman2@washcoll.edu). We appreciate 2 or more weeks advanced notice.

Spring 2019 Seminar Schedule

All seminars will be presented in the Sophie Kerr Room on the 2nd floor of Miller Library.

Please contact Hilary Bateman, hbateman2@washcoll.edu with any questions.  

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Topic

Day

Date

Time

Project Management for Seniors: SCE

Thursday

January 31

4:00-5:00 pm

Goal Setting for a New Semester

Monday

February 4

6:00-7:00 pm

Time Management A-Z

Tuesday

February 5

6:00-7:00 pm

Your Best Friend, Your Syllabi

Wednesday

February 6

4:00-5:00 pm

Managing Time & Priorities

Monday

February 11

4:00-5:00 pm

Work Smarter Not Harder: Taking Advantage of Your Learning Style & Strengths

Monday

February 11

6:00-7:00 pm

How to Put Off Procrastination

Tuesday

February 12

4:00-5:00 pm

Getting the Most from Your Textbooks & Reading

Tuesday

February 12

6:00-7:00 pm

Create a Plan for Success, Using Your Time Well

Thursday

February 14

6:00-7:00 pm

Note Taking; Getting It All Down

Tuesday

February 19

6:00-7:00 pm

Get the Group Together: Strategies for Successful Group Projects

Wednesday

February 20

4:00-5:00 pm

Stress and Sleep: Taking Time to Breath and Catch Some Zzz’s

Wednesday

February 20

6:00-7:00 pm

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Monday

February 25

4:00-5:00 pm

Managing Time & Priorities

Tuesday

February 26

4:00-5:00 pm

Create a Plan for Success, Using Your Time Well

Thursday

February 28

4:00-5:00 pm

MIDTERM

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Wednesday

March 20

6:00-7:00 pm

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Monday

March 25

6:00-7:00 pm

How to Put Off Procrastination

Wednesday

March 27

6:00-7:00 pm

Create a Plan for Success, Using Your Time Well

Thursday

March 28

4:00-5:00 pm

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Tuesday

April 2

4:00-5:00 pm

Time Management A-Z

Wednesday

April 3

6:00-7:00 pm

Managing Time & Priorities

Monday

April 8

4:00-5:00 pm

Talking to Professors: How and Why

Thursday

April 11

6:00-7:00 pm

Stress and Sleep: Taking Time to Breath and Catch Some Zzz’s

Tuesday

April 16

6:00-7:00 pm

Reach the Finish Line: Making a Study Plan for Finals

Wednesday

April 17

6:00-7:00 pm

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Monday

April 22

4:00-5:00 pm