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Center for Academic Achievement

Center for Academic Achievement

Student Success Workshops

 
 

Soar to Success Workshops

 Workshop Schedule

 

JUMP STARTING YOUR ACADEMIC SUCCESS


Scheduling Your Success Workshop Flyer Apply the study hour formula to your current term and create a weekly schedule.

Developing Effective Study Habits Workshop Flyer Learn effective study strategies from other students to help ensure success.  

Please Pass the Motivation Find tricks to stay motivated throughout the semester.

Test Taking Strategies Learn tips to do well on exams.

 

SURVIVING COLLEGE

 

How to Get to Where You Don't Know You are Going Get the real deal on how to find your path - wherever that may lead.  For more information on this workshop contact Undergraduate Studies Advising.

Surviving College Set goals, and learn tools to persist through college and overcome obstacles.  

Asking for Help Learn how to ask appropriate questions to get the assistanc you are seeking. 

How to Stay Focused Tools to stay focused in a world full of distraction.

Getting Connected Learn what connections to make in college and the benefits of those connections. 

 

ACADEMIC MAKE-OVER

 

Staying Organized for Success Establish an effective success plan, and how to organize and prioritize that plan. 

I bombed the exam!  Now what? Learn how to recover your grade after bombing an exam.

Effective Procrastination  Everyone procrastinates.  Learn how to procrastinate and meet your deadlines.

How to Cram for an Exam Tips to prepare for your exams.

 

WRITING SKILLS

 

MLA Format and Citation  Properly apply MLA format and citations.  For more information on this workshop, contact the Writing Center.

Grammar and Punctuation  Develop your grammar skills.  For more information on this workshop, contact the Writing Center.

Developing Paragraphs Develop strong paragraphs for your essays.  For more information on this workshop, contact the Writing Center.

APA Format and Citations Properly apply APA format and citations.  For more information on this workshop, contact the Writing Center.

 Avoiding Plagiarism Learn the common mistakes of plagiarism.  For more information on this workshop, contact the Writing Center

 

 The Center for Academic Achievement provides all FGCU students free workshops to enhance their academic success.  Student Success Workshops are held in either the Library or South Lake Village.  Please check the schedule for times and locations of the workshops. 

Florida Gulf Coast University provides reasonable accommodations upon request. Advance notice is encouraged to best meet the needs of attendees and can be arranged by calling the CAA at 239.590.7906239.590.7906.


 

 

 For more information email caa@fgcu.edu, call (239)590-7906, or visit Center for Academic Achievement in LIB 103