Workshops

Our Spring 2021 workshops will be offered three times weekly: Wednesdays at 2:00 pm, Thursdays at 5:30 pm, and Fridays at 12:00 pm.

All workshops are virtual and open to all NOVA students.

You will need to join our SEAS Canvas course to access our workshops and to view recordings of past workshops. Click here to join.

SEAS Workshop Schedule
Spring 2021

CLICK HERE for a description of all of our workshops.

And if these days and times don’t fit into your schedule either, we hope you will take advantage of academic coaching. Our coaches will meet with you one-on-one to provide information and assistance tailor made for your needs!

If you require an ADA accommodation to participate in a session, please contact Gwen McCrea at gmccrea@nvcc.edu at least one week prior to the session.

Coffee Hour Workshop Series
Wednesdays at 2:00 pm
Zoom via Canvas

January 13   —  Strategies for Successful Online Learning
January 20   —  Jump-Start Your Semester
January 27   —  Everybody Can Be a Math Person! Study Skills for College                                       Mathematics
February 3   —  Time Management for Busy Students
February 10 —  Be a Better Writer
February 17 —  All About Literary Analysis Essays
February 24 —  Bouncing Back from Trouble – Resilience and Grit
March 3        —  Citations 101
March 17      —  “Backwards Reading” for Better Comprehension
March 24      —  Critical Thinking: What It Is and How to Do It
March 31      —  Amazing Resumes and Cover Letters
April 7          —  Top Test-Taking Tips
April 14        —  How to Use Popular Sources in Academic Writing
April 21        —  Chill Out! Dealing with Academic Stress

Evening Workshop Series
Thursdays at 5:30 pm
Zoom via Canvas

January 14   —  Strategies for Successful Online Learning
January 21   —  Organize ALL the Things!
January 28   —  Study Hacks
February 4   —  Compelling College Application and Transfer Essays
February 11 —  Getting More Out of Lectures
February 18 —  Everybody Can Be a Math Person! Study Skills for College                                       Mathematics
February 25 —  Building Your Academic Self-Confidence
March 4        —  Time Management for Busy Students
March 18      —  Write That Down! Super-Effective Notes
March 25      —  Improve Your Concentration and Memory
April 1          —  Do It Now! No More Procrastinating
April 8          —  Grammar and Proofreading for College Writing
April 15        —   Your Best Foot Forward: Interview Skills for Job Seekers
April 22        —  Citations 101

Lunchtime Workshop Series
Fridays at 12:00 pm
Zoom via Canvas

January 15   —  Strategies for Successful Online Learning
January 22   —  Write That Down! Super-Effective Notes
January 29   —  Building Your Academic Self-Confidence
February 5   —  Top Test-Taking Tips
February 12 —  Professional Writing: Communication Rules for Students and                                     Early Professionals
February 19 —  Learn to Write Effective Thesis Statements
February 26 —  How to Write an Argument Essay
March 5        —  Chill Out! Dealing with Academic Stress
March 19      —  Impress Your Audience: Presentation Skills for Students
March 26      —  The ABCs of Reading Academic Articles and Other Scholarly                                     Sources
April 2          —  Unlocking the Secrets of the Research Paper
April 9          —  Organize ALL the Things!
April 16        —  Be a Better Writer
April 23        —  Study Hacks