Workshops

UCA Success Workshops are open to any enrolled UCA student. Workshops are offered on campus every semester, and online workshops are available 24/7 all year! Join us and improve your skills and abilities. Your grades will thank you!

See our On-Campus and Online Workshops below.



On-campus workshops



Academic Success Workshops 

Fall 2018 
The following workshops meet at X-period (1:40-2:30 pm) in Doyne Auditorium Rm 141.  Attendance verification is available through GradesFirst and your UCA email.

Printable Academic Success Workshops Fall 2018 with Descriptions (pdf)

Aug 28 – The Paraphrasing Strategy

Sep 4 – Getting Organized: Managing Time and Tasks Effectively!

Sep 6 – Student Accounts-How Can We Help You?

Sep 11 – How Do I Get There? Goal Setting!

Sep 13 – Crash Course: Time Management/Study Skills

Sep 18 – What Do I Need to Write Down? Note-taking Strategies

Sep 20 – What You Need to Know if You’re the “First to  Go”

Sep 25 – I Didn’t Have to Study in High School – Study Skills for Successful Students

Sep 27 – Improving My Grades

Oct 2 – Effective Communication is NOT Common Sense. Or Common Practice.

Oct 4 – “I Don’t Like Group Work!” Successful Group Work Strategies

Oct 9 – Test-Taking Tips

Oct 16 – Personality and Learning Styles

Oct 18 – Help Me Write Better

Oct 23 – Graduation 101

Oct 25 – What Do I Want to Do With My Life?

Oct 30 – Build Inner Strength for Outer Challenges

Nov 1 – Communication across the Generational Divide

Nov 6 – Traits of Successful Students

Nov 8 – Determining the Best Academic Major for My Career Trajectory

Nov 13 – Financial Awareness

Nov 15 – Balancing Academic and Family Demands

Nov 20 – Why Wait? Don’t Procrastinate!

Nov 27 – Your Choices = You

 



On-line workshops (StudentLingo)



 

The UCA Office of Student Success is pleased to offer the following online workshops through StudentLingo.  Each workshop includes a Certificate of Completion.  To begin a workshop, click on the link.

Questions about StudentLingo? Contact: Shelly Vangsnes at 501-450-5969 or shellyv@uca.edu

Start Your On-line Workshop Here

 

UCA StudentLingo video workshops for 2018-2019 include:

Academic & Career Exploration
  • What It Takes To Be A Successful Student
  • Exploring Careers & Choosing A Major
Learning To Learn
  • Study Tips & Note-Taking Strategies
  • How To Reduce Test Anxiety
  • Learning Strategies Every Student Should Know
  • Exam Preparation Tips & Test-Taking Strategies
  • Information Literacy: How to Master College Research
Reading & Writing Strategies
  • Reading Comprehension Strategies
Personal Management
  • Time Management: Strategies For Success
  • Overcoming Procrastination: Causes & Cures
  • Setting & Accomplishing Realistic Goals
  • Emotional Intelligence: The Other Key to Academic Success*
  • Financial Literacy: Smart Money Skills For College & Beyond
  • Sexual Violence Awareness & Prevention: A Title IX Training For Students*
 Online Learning
  • 10 Tips for Success in Your Online Course*

*New for 2018

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