The Study Mix Podcast

This podcast, made for community college students, offers tips and information to help you navigate college, do well in your classes, and accomplish your education goals.

We publish a new podcast every Friday. Check it out! The Study Mix Podcast (main page on Anchor.fm)

No More Writer’s Block | S1E13 by The Study Mix Podcast

Oh, it’s so frustrating to have a blank mind and an empty page, just when you’re feeling the pressure to write that paper for your class. Check out this episode for a couple of strategies that can help you get over writer’s block and get going on that paper.

Avoiding Procrastination | S1E12 by The Study Mix Podcast

If you find yourself avoiding your assignments and then feeling pressured and anxious and guilty, you’re not alone. Check out this short episode for a few suggestions about how to get past the procrastination.

Let’s Get Ready for Finals | S1E11 by The Study Mix Podcast

The semester is almost over! Check out this episode for some ideas about what you can do to prepare for your final projects and exams.

Top Ten Test-Taking Tips | S1E10 by The Study Mix Podcast

Exams and tests are part of the student experience, and many students feel really anxious about them. Check out this episode for ten ideas of strategies you can use to lessen your anxiety and do better on your tests.

Better Learning Through Better Studying | S1E9 by The Study Mix Podcast

One frustration that I sometimes hear from students is that college classes don’t teach students how to study. It’s usually true. So, what’s a student to do? Check out this episode for a few tips on study strategies that can help boost your learning.

Organization Tips for Students | S1E8 by The Study Mix Podcast

When you are a busy community college student, it’s pretty easy for your stuff to get out of control. If you would like a few tips for getting – and staying – organized, check out this episode!

Dealing with Stress During Midterms | S1E7 by The Study Mix Podcast

The middle of the semester can be a stressful time, with exams, assignments, and big projects on the horizon. Check out this episode for six suggestions of things you can do to reduce your anxiety.

Answering Students’ Questions | S1E6 by The Study Mix Podcast

In this episode, we answer some questions from students and listeners: How can I maintain focus while I study? What do I do if I have writer’s block? What’s the best way to stay engaged in a Zoom class? What’s the best way to manage your work and not procrastinate?

Tips for Research Papers and Projects | S1E5 by The Study Mix Podcast

If you’ve ever felt a little bit overwhelmed by the idea of doing a big research project for your college classes, this is the episode for you. We break it down into seven steps to help you know where to start and what to do.

Four Tips for a Better Online Class Experience | S1E4 by The Study Mix Podcast

Online classes can be great! They can also be challenging. In this episode, we provide four tips that can make your experience in online classes a better one.

The Hidden Curriculum | S1E3 by The Study Mix Podcast

What is the hidden curriculum, and how can it affect your experience in community college? Check out this episode to find out.

Taking Notes for College Classes | S1E2 by The Study Mix Podcast

This episode discusses three types of notes for you to take in your college classes.

Top Five To-Do List Items for the Beginning of the Semester | S1E1 by The Study Mix Podcast

It’s the beginning of the semester, and we have some suggestions for things you can do to get off to a strong start. Here’s a link to the weekly planner mentioned in the episode.

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