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 2017
The following workshops meet during X-PERIOD (1:40-2:30 p.m.) in Doyne Health Science Center Auditorium, Room 141.  Attendance Verification Available through GradesFirst.

Printable Schedule

Oct 3
Effective Communication is NOT Common Sense- or Common Practice
Amy Hawkins

Oct 10
Test Taking Tips
Jim Guinee

Oct 17
Personality and Learning
Reesa Ramsahai

Oct 24
Student Academic Responsibility
Leigh Ann Denhartog

Oct 31
Build Inner Strength for Outer Challenges
Mark Cooper

Nov 7
Choices
Marvin Williams

Nov 14
Financial Awareness
Leslie Knox
 
Nov 21
Procrastination
Tina Livingston
 
Nov 28
Dealing With Difficult Personalities
Shaneil Ealy

Dec 5
Traits of Successful Students
Charlotte Strickland
 


And New for Fall 2017!

Information Literacy Workshops

Information Literacy – The Whys and Hows – 

Sep 28, Doyne Auditorium (Room 141), X-period
Oct 3, Ida Waldran Auditorium, X-period
Oct 4, Doyne Auditorium, 2pm
Oct 6, Doyne Auditorium, 1pm

Financial Literacy Workshops

All workshops will be held during X-period (1:40-2:30) in the Doyne Health Science Center Auditorium

  • November 2, 2017 – Financial Aid 101; Presented by Leslie Knox
    Join us for a discussion about maximizing your Financial Aid.  Learn the basics of the Financial Aid process, what is new and how to find resources on campus that will help you.
  • November 9, 2017 – Personal Finance; Presented by Doug Isanhart
    Income in/Income out; budgeting; wise choices; peer pressure; bank accounts; saving now and for the future are some of the topics that will be discussed.
  • November 16, 2017 – Credit – The Impact; Presented by Doug IsanhartTopics will include:  What is credit?  No credit; good credit, bad credit; checking your credit; how to use your credit and how not to use your credit.

 



 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 the link at the bottom of this page.

(Click here to begin your StudentLingo on-line workshop)

 

Available StudentLingo video workshops include:

Success Strategies
  • Success Strategies for First Generation Students
  • Success Strategies for Probation Students
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
  • Discover your Learning Style Preferences
  • Information Literacy
Reading & Writing Strategies
  • Reading Comprehension Strategies
Personal Management
  • Time Management: Strategies For Success
  • Overcoming Procrastination: Causes & Cures
  • Setting & Accomplishing Realistic Goals
  • Financial Literacy: Smart Money Skills For College & Beyond
(Click here to begin your StudentLingo on-line workshop)