Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Library Offers "Study Smarter" Workshops in October

Once again, reference librarian Sandra Williford will offer her valuable workshops that focus on time management, note-taking and test-taking tips, and efficient use of your textbook.  We hope you can take advantage of these useful sessions. Here's the schedule:

Study Smarter Workshops
Thursdays***2:00 – 2:30***October 13, 20, 27
Location: Library Classroom
Maximum: 28 students

Create your weekly study plan. Calendar sheets provided.
Bring: class & work schedules---Oct. 13

“Mark in My Textbook? Are You Crazy?”
Mark it up and still get the bookstore to buy it back!
Bring: textbook---Oct. 20

“When Reading Isn’t Enough”
Don’t waste time by simply READING your textbook.
Learn to take notes in preparation for class lectures and tests.
Bring: textbook (from your most difficult course), notebook---Oct. 27

Sign up at library’s Check-Out Desk or call 697-4448.
Walk-ins welcome, if space is available.

From past participants:

“Without the [study] skills . . . in that short class my college experience would be so much harder. “
---Philip Hixson, S.G.A. Vice-President

“I continuously take advantage of the calendar templates that you gave me as the need for schedule adjustments arrive with each new semester.”---Olain Jones, Legal Assisting student

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