Workshops

SEAS Workshop Schedule
Fall 2018

CLICK HERE for a description of all of our workshops. Schedules for the Coffee Hour Series, evening workshops, and online workshops are listed below.

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!

Tuesday Coffee Hour Series
Every Tuesday at 2:00 pm in AA-234
We will provide coffee, tea, and light refreshments. Join us for an afternoon pick-me-up and some great information! No registration necessary.

August 28: Jump Start Your Semester
September 4: Building Your Academic Self-Confidence
September 11: Be a Better Writer
September 18: Getting More Out of Lectures
September 25: Organize ALL the Things!
October 2: Compelling College Application and Transfer Essays
October 16: Impress Your Audience: Presentations Skills for Students
October 23: Do It Now! No More Procrastination
October 30: Unlocking the Secrets of the Research Paper
November 6: Improve Your Concentration and Memory
November 13: Critical Thinking: What It Is and How To Do It
November 27: Amazing Resumes and Cover Letters

Wednesday Coffee Hour Series
Every Wednesday at 2:00 pm in AA-234
We will provide coffee, tea, and light refreshments. Join us for an afternoon pick-me-up and some great information! No registration necessary.

August 29: Jump Start Your Semester
September 5: Write That Down! Super-Effective Notes
September 12: Time Management for Busy Students
September 19: Compelling College Application and Transfer Essays
September 26: Critical Thinking: What It Is and How To Do It
October 3: Getting More Out of Lectures
October 17: Grammar and Proofreading for College Writing
October 24: Study Hacks
October 31: Bouncing Back from Trouble: Resilience and Grit
November 7: The ABC’s of Reading Academic Articles
November 14: Top Test-Taking Tips
November 28: Chill Out! Dealing with Academic Stress

Evening Workshops
We know that many NOVA students have busy schedules, so we’ll be offering a series of workshops on Thursday evenings at 5:30 PM.
All workshops are held in AA-234.

August 30: Jump-Start Your Semester
September 6: Learn to Write Effective Thesis Statements
September 13: Write That Down! Super-Effective Notes
September 20: Time Management for Busy Students
September 27: How to Write an Argument Essay
October 4: Study Hacks
October 18: Organize ALL the Things!
October 25: “Backwards Reading” for Better Comprehension
November 1: Impress Your Audience: Presentations Skills for Students
November 8: Chill Out! Dealing with Academic Stress
November 15: All About Literary Analysis Papers
November 29: Top Test-Taking Tips

Online Workshops
Many of our workshops are now being offered online! Our online workshops are all scheduled for Friday afternoons at 12:00 PM.

Prior registration is required for online workshops.

To register, complete the form at this link: SEAS ONLINE WORKSHOPS
You will receive an email with instructions for connecting to the online platform (through Blackboard) one week before the date of the workshop.

Please register at least 24 hours before the workshop begins in order to ensure that we will be able to send you information about how to connect to the workshop. We will try to accommodate participants who register late, but we cannot make any guarantees.

August 31: Jump-Start Your Semester
September 7: Strategies for Successful Online Learning
September 14: “Backwards Reading” for Better Comprehension
September 21: Building Your Academic Self-Confidence
September 28: Write That Down! Super-Effective Notes
October 5: Be a Better Writer
October 12: Time Management for Busy Students
October 19: Improve Your Concentration and Memory
October 26: Bouncing Back from Trouble: Resilience and Grit
November 2: Learn to Write Effective Thesis Statements
November 9: Study Hacks
November 16: Unlocking the Secrets of the Research Paper
November 30: Do It Now! No More Procrastinating
December 7: Top Test-Taking Tips