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.

Fall 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

Your Best Friend, Your Syllabi

Monday

September 9

5:00-6:00

Time Management A-Z

Thursday

September 12

6:00-7:00

Managing Time & Priorities

Wednesday

September 18

6:00-7:00

Goal Setting for a New Semester

Thursday

September 19

5:00-6:00

Create a Plan for Success, Using Your Time Well

Tuesday

September 24

6:00-7:00

Taking Advantage of Your Learning Style & Strengths

Wednesday

September 25

5:00-6:00

Breaking Down Studying Myths

Thursday

September 26

5:00-6:00

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Monday

September 30

6:00-7:00

Managing Time & Priorities

Wednesday

October 2

5:00-6:00

Talking to Professors: How and Why

Tuesday

October 8

6:00-7:00

MIDTERM

Project Management

Tuesday

October 15

5:00-6:00

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Thursday

October 17

6:00-7:00

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Monday

October 21

5:00-6:00

Create a Plan for Success, Using Your Time Well

Tuesday

October 22

5:00-6:00

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Wednesday

October 23

6:00-7:00

Managing Time & Priorities

Monday

October 28

5:00-6:00

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Tuesday

October 29

6:00-7:00

Academics & Technology

Wednesday

October 30

5:00-6:00

Stop Procrastinating

Monday

November 4

6:00-7:00

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Thursday

November 7

5:00-6:00

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

Tuesday

November 12

6:00-7:00

Test Anxiety

Thursday

November 14

5:00-6:00

Managing Time & Priorities

Monday

November 18

5:00-6:00

Reach the Finish Line: Making a Study Plan for Finals

Wednesday

November 20

6:00-7:00

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Tuesday

December 3

5:00-6:00