Interactive Academic Workshops

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Fall 2018 Workshops (Must RSVP via Starfish):

  • Monday, October 22 | 2:00pm to 3:00pm | University Center 124
    • Study Smarter, Not Harder: This interactive workshop will go over effective and efficient ways to manage your time and discuss best practices for studying to retain information and be prepared for tests.
  • Wednesday, October 31 | 10:00 am to 11:00 am | Main Hall 324
    • Planner Party:  Come to the FYE Office and get your planner ready for the final weeks of the semester! Learn time management strategies and leave with a colorful and organized schedule for you!
  • Friday, November 9 | 10:00 pm to 11:00 am | University Center 124
    • Notetaking: Do you take notes, but then aren't sure what do to with them? Does taking notes in lecture seem like a struggle? Come a learn some techniques that could work for you- including how to transition your notes into study guides which turns into efficient and effective studying.
  • Wednesday, November 14 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | University Center 124
    • Study Smarter, Not Harder: This interactive workshop will go over effective and efficient ways to manage your time and discuss best practices for studying to retain information and be prepared for tests.

How to sign up for a workshop:

  • Go to uccs.edu and log into Starfish under Log In.
  • Search for FYE Workshops in the "Search for Services" bar at the top of the screen.
  • Click on "Schedule Appointment" on the FYE Academic Workshops page.
  • Find a time that works for you, and click on the time you want to attend. (Note, it will say it is a meeting with Missy Sernatinger, FYE Program Coordinator).

Individual Student Meetings:

If you are a UCCS student and would like help with time management, study skills, or note taking for your classes, and you are not able to make it to any of the above group workshop dates, please contact the Office of First Year Experience to schedule a time to meet with someone in the office.  We are able to schedule appointments with students to talk about academic skills for the success of their classes.

Faculty:

If you are interested in setting up a workshop for your class, please contact Missy Sernatinger at missy.sernatinger@uccs.edu. We are able to offer the Study Smarter, Not Harder and Note Taking workshops in your class.  If you have questions about our interactive workshops, individual meetings, or setting up a time for a workshop in your class, please call 719-255-7521.

 
UCCS welcomes participants with disabilities. Please contact First Year Experience at fye@uccs.edu or 719-255-3570 to discuss disability accommodations needed to participate fully in any workshop or event.