Student Success Workshop: Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday April 4th, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Final Exams are coming. To help you get ready, come learn strategies for staying calm during stressful times and ways to prepare for exams so you remember more. Improve your health and your grades with these tips for academic success! Thursday, April 4 6:00 pm Library classroom L2-102  All current students are welcome. Sign up …

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Student Success Workshop: Practical Ways to Manage Your Stress Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Thursday March 21st, 2019 @ 1:00 PM

Want to learn new ways to manage your stress level and relax your body? Join us for a workshop that focuses on practical ways you can stay healthy and reduce your stress level every day, even during final exams. Thursday, March 21 1:00 pm Roger Epp Room  All current students are welcome. Sign up here. …

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Student Success Workshop: How to Write Different Types of Exams Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday March 4th, 2019 @ 5:30 PM

Different types of exams use different skills and memorization. Learn how to write multiple choice, short answer, problem-solving and essay questions so you can ace your next exam! Monday, March 4 5:30 pm Library classroom L2-102 All current students are welcome. Sign up here.  

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Student Success Workshop: How to Study for Exams Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 26th, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

So your midterm exams are going to start soon and you’re not sure what is the best way to study. The good news is, there are lots of techniques that can help you prepare. We will cover study techniques, types of exam questions, and how to manage your nerves when you go to actually write …

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Student Success Workshop: Taking Notes and Kicking Butt Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Tuesday February 19th, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Imagine you’re sitting in a lecture and your professor is talking but you have no idea what you should be writing down. How do you figure out what’s important? How do you write and pay attention to what they’re saying at the same time? Learn note-taking techniques, how to identify what’s important, and how to …

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Student Success Workshop: Read More in Less Time Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 13th, 2019 @ 3:30 PM

There’s a big difference between reading for fun and reading university textbooks. Bring your books with you as we cover strategies to stay on top of your assigned readings, be more prepared for class, and less overwhelmed when studying for exams. You can read faster and understand more with less stress! Wednesday, February 13 3:30 …

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Student Success Workshop: Have Fun and Get Work Done! Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 30th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

You’ve probably heard a lot about Time Management and for good reason. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and fall behind but there is hope! If you own your time, you can have fun AND reduce major stress AND get your work done. Bring your phone/laptop/class schedule to the session so you can set yourself up …

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Student Success Workshop: Tips & Tricks to Improve Your Memory Posted on January 21, 2019

Scheduled for: Monday January 21st, 2019 @ 1:00 PM

Between lectures, textbooks, and readings, you have so much to remember as a student. There must be some tips and tricks to help improve your memory, right? There are! We will cover memory improvement strategies and different ways to access information in class and exams. Monday, January 21 1:00 pm Library classroom L2-102 All current …

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Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on November 15, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday December 4th, 2018 @ 1:00 PM

Final Exams are coming. Learn strategies for staying calm during stressful times and ways to prepare for exams so you remember more. Improve your health and your grades with these tips for academic success! December 4, 2018 at 1:00 pm Learning Commons (2nd Floor Forum) Sign up here  

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Practical Ways to Manage Your Stress Posted on November 15, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday November 22nd, 2018 @ 1:00 PM

Want to learn new ways to manage your stress level and relax your body? Join us for a workshop that focuses on practical ways you can stay healthy and reduce your stress level every day, even during final exams. November 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm F 2-004 (Roger Epp Room) Sign up here

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Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals! Academic Workshop Posted on January 10, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 4th, 2018 @ 3:30 PM

Final Exams are coming. If you want to discover new ways to keep calm during the stress of final exams and how to prepare for finals, this is the place for you. Wednesday, April 4 3:30 – 5:00 pm L2-102 Sign up for the workshop at aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & …

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How to Prepare for Any Test! Academic Skills Workshop Posted on January 10, 2018

Scheduled for: Monday February 12th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

So your midterm exams are going to start soon and you’re not sure what is the best way to study. The good news is, there are lots of techniques that can help you prepare. We will cover study techniques, types of exam questions, and how to manage your nerves when you go to actually write …

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Remember This? Improving Your Memory Academic Skills Workshop Posted on January 10, 2018

Scheduled for: Monday February 5th, 2018 @ 6:00 PM

Between lectures, textbooks, and readings, you have so much to remember as a student. There must be some tips and tricks to help improve your memory, right? There are! We will cover memory improvement strategies and different ways to access information in class and in exams. Monday, February 5 6:00 – 7:00 pm C115 Sign …

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Taking Notes and Kicking Butt! Academic Skills Workshop Posted on January 10, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 31st, 2018 @ 3:30 PM

Imagine this: you’re sitting in a lecture and your professor is talking but you have no idea what you should be writing down. How do you figure out what’s important? How do you write and pay attention to what they’re saying at the same time? If you feel like you can do better at sorting …

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How to Give a Killer Poster Presentation Posted on October 17, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday November 23rd, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, How to Give a Killer Poster Presentation, on November 23 at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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COMMENTARY || Think disability is a tragedy? We pity you Posted on September 7, 2017

Two university professors discuss how ableism nearly destroyed their friendship, and explain how to avoid disability prejudice in the classroom and at home.

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Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday November 30th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, Keep Calm and Ace Your Finals, presented with Carmen Person from the Augustana Counselling Centre on November 30 at 6:30 pm in the upper-level library classroom, L2-102. To sign up visit: aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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Writing in University Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday October 19th, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, Writing in University, presented by professor Craig Peterson from the Augustana Writing Centre on October 19 at 1:00 pm. To sign up visit: aug.ualberta.ca/workshops For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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Exams are Here…Now What? How to prepare for any test Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday October 12th, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, Exams are Here…Now What? How to prepare for any test, on October 12 at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: https://goo.gl/forms/bBnYs6VOLzbAHg4y1 For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca

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I’m supposed to read everything?! Getting the most from your textbooks Posted on September 7, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday October 3rd, 2017 @ 6:30 PM

Join us for an Academic Success workshop, I’m supposed to read everything?! Getting the most from your textbooks, on October 3 at 6:30 pm. To sign up visit: https://goo.gl/forms/bBnYs6VOLzbAHg4y1 For more information, contact Sarah Tregonning, Student Accessibility & Success Advisor at augsas@ualberta.ca  

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