Student Success Workshop Series - Schedule of Events for Fall 2022

The Advising & Peer Mentorship is hosting a series of Academic Success Workshops, both live and on demand. See above or below for the Fall 2022 schedule of events.


SEPTEMBER

8th Q&A/Involvement: Come with questions for the Peer Mentors to answer about anything and learn how to get involved on campus!
(Location: Mary Tefft White)

26th Stress Management and Organizational Skills: Peer Mentors will give their best tips and advice on how to manage stress and how to stay organized throughout the academic year!
(Location: LIL Library 3rd Floor)

OCTOBER

10th Midterms Prep: Come join the Peer Mentors as they give advice on how to prepare for midterm exams!
(Location: LIL Library 3rd Floor)

20th Dealing with Burnout: Balancing your Mental Health, Social Life and Academics: The Peer Mentors will provide strategies on how to manage the different aspects of your college lifestyle and maintaining positive mental health
(Location: Mary Tefft White)

NOVEMBER

3rd Roger Central/How to Register: A step by step tutorial with 1:1 help to get you registered for your next semester’s classes on Roger Central
(Location: Mary Tefft White)

17th Finding your Academic Path: This workshop will help you better understand the different majors and minors at RWU and the Peer Mentors will provide their best advice on how to figure out where you want your academic path to lead!
(Location: Mary Tefft White)

DECEMBER

5th Finals Prep: Come join the Peer Mentors as they give advice on how to prepare for final exams!
(Location: LIL Library 3rd Floor)

Follow our Instagram for more info on workshops: @rwupeermentors

On Demand Workshop Series!

These fast and easy to watch videos are provided for your convenience. We have identified various topics that all students can benefit from learning more about. We highly encourage you to refer to the on-demand workshops as you learn more about yourself as a student and life long learner. If you would like to discuss any of these subjects 1:1 with a Professional Advisor, we would be happy to meet with you! 

Contact Valerie Wolstenholme, vwolstenholme@rwu.edu with questions about any of the topics below:

Test Anxiety Management

Learn how to overcome test anxiety by understanding what is happening to your body, prevention methods, and ways to cope in the moment. 

 

How to Be an Effective Online Learner

Recognize the positive aspects of distant learning and be successful in your online courses by incorporating these tips and tricks. 

 

How to Study and Read Effectively

Enhance your studying and reading skills by thinking more about good choices and the importance of reading effectively. 

 

Discover Your Learning Style

Learn more about learning styles and discover what works best for you. 

 

 Time Management, Study Skills, and Organization

A successful student understands the importance of recognizing time management, organization, and study skills. Everyone approaches these topics differently. Think about what works best for you while listening to these awesome ideas and strategies.

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Exam Study Prep

Studying effectively and efficiently for the big exam can sometimes feel intimidating! Watch for some great advice on how to get started.

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How to Navigate Roger Central 

Learn important tips and tricks for your advising appointment and how to navigate your Roger Central account to plan and register for courses.