Workshop Series & Study Hall

As part of its formal programming for FGLI students, the Center for Teaching and Learning will host a weekly Academic Strategies workshop on Thursday nights. These workshops will be co-led with the Woodbridge Fellow, Peer Mentors from the CTL, and Karin Gosselink from Academic Strategies. Each workshop will be followed by formal study hours with scheduled breaks and quiet work periods (similar to study hall).

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM       Workshop

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Study Hall

Week Date Program
1 Sept. 13 Overview and Pathways for First-Years
2 Sept. 20 Succeeding in Seminars & Lectures
3 Sept. 27 Time Management
4 Oct. 4 Cultivating Faculty Mentors/Recommendations
5 Oct. 11 Managing a Heavy Reading Load
6 Oct. 18 October break: No formal programming
7 Oct. 25 Fresh Start for Midterms
8 Nov. 1 Exam Study Strategies
9 Nov. 8 Imagining Your Summer (CIPE)
10 Nov. 15 Research Strategies for Your Paper
11 Nov. 22 Thanksgiving break: No formal programming
12 Nov. 29 Public Speaking for Presentations
13 Dec. 6 Avoiding Procastination

Previous Workshops

  • Powerpoint presentation and other workshop materials will be posted here after each event.