Fall 2014 Workshops

In collaboration with the Center for Student Learning, the Library is co-sponsoring our third series of complimentary study skills workshops in fall 2014.

CSLWordmarkWorkshop Series 101, offered by the Center for Student Learning, is geared towards the general student population wanting more information on study skills.  The 101 series occurs three times a week lasting about 50 minutes for each session.

WM - CofCLogoMasterWorkshop Series 201, offered by the Library, is geared towards upper classmen and faculty, staff, and Friends of the Library that are interested in more advanced information literacy skills. The 201 series has guest speakers from all around campus.  These workshops will last about a hour and will take place at 3pm on specific Thursdays in Room 120 on the first floor of the Addlestone Library.

Whether you are an upper classman, graduate student, faculty member, staff member, or Friend of the Library everyone is welcome to attend these workshops.  We hope that you can find some time to just relax and learn something new!

Download the Fall 2014 Workshop Calendar for Workshop Series 101 and 201!

Workshop Series 201 Schedule & Registration

What’s New @ the Library
Guest Speaker(s): Jolanda-Pieta (Joey) van Arnhem and Jared Seay from the Library
September 11th (3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • New Library Renovations
  • New Library Services and Resources
  • …and MORE!

Session Resources

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week – Succeed @ CofC

Let’s Not Meet: Making the Most of Time with Asynchronous Collaboration
Guest Speaker: Jolanda-Pieta (Joey) van Arnhem
September 18 (3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • Taking Stock: Devices, Programs, and Apps
  • Meetings & Scheduling Time
  • Getting Together & Working Collaboratively

Session Resources

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week –  Managing Your Time

Unpacking Evernote
Guest Speaker: Laura Plotts from Teaching, Learning & Technology
September 25th (3-4pm) Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • Products: Skitch, Web Clipper, Evernote Clearly, Hello, Food, Peek, Penultimate
  • Evernote Integration with Other Apps and Programs
  • Evernote Moleskine Smart Notebook – Paper and Digital Interchangeability

Session Resources

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week –  Upgrade Your Strategies

Storing and Sharing Information
Guest Speaker: Jolanda-Pieta (Joey) van Arnhem
October 2nd (3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

Session Resources

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week – Take Better Tests

A Healthy Mind and Body
Guest Speaker: Michelle Futrell
October 16th (3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • How Your Nutrition Can Impact Your Studies
  • The Do’s And Don’ts Of College Nutrition
  • Surviving Stress And Breaks

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week – Habits of Successful Students

Current Awareness
Guest Speaker Jolanda-Pieta (Joey) van Arnhem
October 23 (3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • Building your Research Toolkit – Going Digital
  • Social Bookmarking, RSS & Alerts, and Twitter
  • Personalized News Readers

Session Resources

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week – Keys to Communication

Helpful Apps for Studying and Managing College Life
Guest Speaker Jolanda-Pieta (Joey) van Arnhem
October 30 (3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • iStudiez Pro, iProcrastinate, inClass, Outliner, StudyBlue and Quizlet, Evernote, and Tutor Matching Service

Session Resources

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week – Tools Not Toys

Motivation for Writing
Guest Speaker: Melissa Thomas, Director, Center for Student Learning
November 13th(3-4pm)
Addlestone Library, Room 120

Topics

  • Writing is a process that takes time and we all have our challenges with writing!
  • In this workshop we will discuss overcoming writing blocks and writing myths, drafting strategies, and organizing your writing.
  • Writing is something you will have to do for almost every course here at CofC, so learn how to be successful in your writing now!

Complimentary Center for Student Learning 101 Workshop this week – Plan for Exams