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VOCATIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES

SKILLS ENRICHMENT WORKSHOPS SPRING 2005

STUDENT DEVELOPMENT LEARNING CENTER

(TZ-110, BEHIND CHESAPEAKE HALL/301-322-0725/0730)

 

 

Tuesday, Feb 1             Study Skills that Bring Results                                 Daryl Parker

1:00 – 2:00 pm                        Tools for acquiring good study habits.                         TZ 110

 

Monday, Feb 7             Critical Thinking                                                          Janice Cason

1:00 – 2:00 pm                        A practiced method of learning.                               LSC Conf. 2

 

Wednesday, Feb 9        Math Tips for Success                                                 Ozie Bradford

1:00 – 2:00 pm                        Enhance your math performance.                            LSC Conf. 3/4

 

Wednesday, Feb 9        The Graphing Calculator T183                                   Brenda Teal

2:00 – 3:00 pm                        Hands-on skills for using the TI83 calculator.               LSC Conf. 3/4

 

Tuesday, Feb 15         Note-Taking for Better Memory & Learning                Kathy Hopkins

2:00 – 3:00 pm                        Outline or summarize important ideas.                       TZ 110

 

Tuesday, Feb 15         Multiple Choice Tests/ True/False                           Janice Cason

5:00 – 6:00 pm                        Keys for multiple choice test taking.                          LSC Conf. 2

 

Wednesday, Feb 16      Taking Anxiety Out of Test-Taking                           Paul Van Cleef

1:00 – 2:00 pm                        Conquer test jitters and quiz phobia.                            TZ 110

 

Thursday, Feb 17         Essay Test-Taking                                              Joyce E. Jones

1:00 – 2:00 pm              Formulate strategies for essay questions.                    LSC Conf. 3/4

 

Tuesday, Feb 22           Project Papers and Reports                                       Joyce E. Jones

1:00 – 2:00 pm                        Master essential research and writing skills.               LSC Conf. 2

 

Wednesday, Feb 23     Using the Internet for Research                     John Bartles

2:00 – 3:00 pm                        Learn to use the internet for research.               First Floor, Accokeek Hall*

 

Monday, Feb 28           Study Skills that Bring Results                       Janice Watley

5:30-6:30                    Tools for acquiring good study habits.                      LSC Conf. 2

 

Tuesday, March 1           Taking Multiply Choice Tests                   Paul Van Cleef

1:00 – 2:00 pm                 Keys for multiple choice test taking.                  LSC Conf. 2

 

Wednesday, March 2       Preparing for Mid-Terms                                     Janice Cason

3:00 – 4:00 pm                Prepare for success on mid-terms. DON’T CRAM!              LSC Conf. 2

 

Tuesday, March 8           The Graphing Calculator T183                              Roxann King

5:00 – 6:00 pm                            Hands-on skills for using the TI83 calculator.     LSC Conf. 3/4

 

Tuesday, April, 19            Preparing for Finals                                              Janice Cason

5:00 – 6:00 pm                 Prepare for better final grades.                                     LSC Conf. 3/4

 

Thursday, April 21           Preparing for Finals                                              Joyce E. Jones

1:00 – 2:00 pm                            Prepare for better final grades.                           LSC Conf. 3/4

 

 

UNIVERSITY TOWN CENTER

6503 Belcrest Road

Hyattsville, MD

301-277-5934

 

Thursday, Feb 3               Study Skills That Bring Results                   Chad Adero

12:00 – 1:00 pm              Tools for acquiring good study skills.                                                                            

 

Wednesday, Feb 9            Timing is Everything!                                Shelley Caldwell-Bennett

12:00 – 1:00 pm              Strategies for managing YOUR time.

 

Tuesday, Mar 8                 Multiple Choice Test-Taking                              Joyce E. Jones

12:00 – 1:00 pm                 Keys for multiple choice test taking.

 

Thursday, Mar 10             Preparing for Mid-Terms                                     Joyce E. Jones

12:00 – 1:00 pm               Prepare for success on mid-terms. DON’T CRAM!

 

Monday, April 18              Preparing for Finals                                             Janice Cason

12:00 – 1:00 pm               Prepare for better final grades.

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LAUREL CENTER

312 Marshall Avenue

Laurel, MD

1-866-228-6110

             

Tuesday, Feb 15                Study Skills That Bring Results                          Janice Watley

5:00 – 6:00 pm                             Tools for acquiring good study habits.                                                              

 

Wednesday, Mar 9            Preparing for Mid-Terms                                    Korey Dean

5:00 – 6:00 pm                             Prepare for success on mid-terms. DON’T CRAM!                                                

Revised 1-28-05           Students may earn lab credits by attending the workshops.

 

 

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