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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.

Want to learn these strategies from your own laptop or phone? Check out our Crash Courses!

More are being added to support students during this transition to online learning to finish the Spring 2020 semester.

 

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 2020 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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Time Management Systems*

Tuesday, 1/28

4:30-5:00

Time Management A-Z

Wednesday, 2/5

6:00-7:00

Apps & Academics

Tuesday, 2/11

5:00-6:00

Setting Goals To Stick To*

Thursday, 2/13

4:30-5:00

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

Monday, 2/17

6:00-7:00

Taking Advantage of Your Learning Style & Strengths

Wednesday, 2/19

5:00-6:00

Breaking Down Studying Myths

Thursday, 2/27

5:00-6:00

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Monday, 3/2

5:00-6:00

Managing Priorities*

Tuesday, 3/3

5:30-6:00

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Wednesday, 3/18

6:00-7:00

Setting Goals to Stick To*

Thursday, 3/19

4:30-5:00

Rebounding from Midterm Grades

Tuesday, 3/24

6:00-7:00

Time Management A-Z

Thursday, 3/26

6:00-7:00

Create a Study Plan

Monday, 3/30

6:00-7:00

Time Management Systems*

Tuesday, 3/31

5:30-6:00

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

Wednesday, 4/8

5:00-6:00

All About Exams; Prep, Strategies, and Anxiety

Thursday, 4/16

5:00-6:00

Reach the Finish Line: Making a Study Plan for Finals*

Monday, 4/20

5:30-6:00