Workshops

The Learning Center offers free, interactive workshops through the Humboldt Library's Skillshops series.

Fall 2022 SkillShops 

 

Academic Creators 

In a world where students don’t often feel like they have a choice about all the tasks they “have” to do in college, learn about what an academic “creator” is vs. a “self-saboteur” and how developing an internal locus of control can change your academic career for the better. It’s never too late to try something new.

Session 1: Wednesday Sept 14 at 5
Location: Fishbowl

Timeboxing 

Making a weekly schedule of when you go to class is just the beginning. Take your time management skills to the next level by learning to time box - estimate and book yourself for tasks. 

Session 1: Wednesday, Sept 21 at 5
Session 2: Thursday, Sept 22 at 5
Location
Fishbowl

Pomodoro Retrieval Power Boosts

Avoid cramming. Learn about how short, timed and frequent memory retrieval sessions enhance your comprehension of new material and help you remember it longer!

Session 1: Tuesday, Sept 27 at 6 pm
Session 2: Wednesday, Sept 28 at 6 pm
Location
: Fishbowl

 

 

            

 

Input: Using Cornell Notes in and out of class

Get all of the details on how to utilize the famous note-taking system for better comprehension and studying.

Session 1: Wednesday, Oct 4 at 4 pm
Session 2: Thursday, Oct 5 at 4 pm
Location
: Fishbowl

 

Prep like a Pro! Test Prep Strategies for Students

Learn about how the learning process works and how each step is essential to being prepared for taking exams.

Session 1: Wednesday, Oct 12 at 6 pm
Session 2: Thursday, Oct 13 at 6 pm
Location
: Fishbowl

Mid-term Check In: Game Planning the End of your Semester

Learn about strategies and tools you can use to assess your progress at mid-term and improve your results!

Session 1: Wednesday, Oct 19 at 5 pm
Session 2: Thursday, Oct 20 at 5 pm
Location
: Fishbowl