Spring 2015 Academic Success Programs

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 Avoiding Plagiarism and Procrastination
Wednesday, April 8th, 6:30 p.m. in West Hall
I plagiarized? But I cited everything! To avoid a situation like this, come to this informative workshop on plagiarism. You will learn the correct way to cite so that you won’t fail the paper, the course, or worse yet, have to leave UD. Plus, you will learn how to avoid procrastination, which can lead to plagiarism.

Stress Management-Stress Release
Monday, April 12, 6:00 p.m. in Gregory Hall
Everyone experiences stress, but most of us never really learn how to effectively cope withit. We end up feeling stressed and undermine our own ability to perform. For many students, excessive stress can interfere with their success in college. With the help of the Counseling Center, this workshop will help students learn to manage stress before it manages them.

Memorization Techniques
Tuesday, April 21st, 7:00p.m. in West Hall
To success in college, and later at a job, you must develop and exercise an efficient memory. The way we improve our memory is not by improving intelligence or memntal capacity, but by using some simple and fun memorization techniques and exercises.

It's Not Over 'til It's Over
Tuesday, April 28th, 7:00p.m. in Madonna Hall
Do these statements sound familiar? What worked in high school doesn't work now. I study all the time, but I still do poorly on tests. I am beginning to think I'm not meant to be here. If any of these sounds like something you have said, then this is the session for you. We will present ideas, strategies and tools that will enhance your processing and tetention of college level materials.

Last Minute Tips for Finals
Monday, May 4th, 6:00p.m. in West Hall
FINALS ARE NEXT WEEK!! ARE YOU READY? NO? Come to this workshop to get last minute tips to prepare for finals. You will create a study checklist for each fnal and focus on learning strategies to remember, understand, and apply to course material.

 

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