sophoMORE Stride


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SophoMORE Stride is a six-week series for all second-year students at the University of Georgia. Join us to learn more about academic success strategies and campus resources.

Food will be provided at each workshop. Students who attend at least three  of the sessions below will be considered eligible for a limited number of giveaways at the end of the fall semester. Make sure to register below and sign in at each session you attend to be eligible to receive airpods or an iPad!

Download our event flyer here. (PDF)

 

MEET AND GREET AT DAE
Wednesday,  August 25th from 3:30-5:00 PM
Location: Milledge Hall 
(No registration required.)

Join DAE's Academic Coaches to learn more about achieving academic success during your second year, tour Milledge Hall, and grab some treats and a t-shirt! 

 

COMMUNICATING WITH FACULTY
Thursday, August 26th at 4:00 PM
Location: MLC 350

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In this workshop, learn practical tips and strategies to effectively communicate with faculty. 

 

BECOME A BETTER NOTE-TAKER
Wednesday, September 1st at 4:15 PM
Location: MLC 250

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In this workshop, learn how to make a conscious effort to listen, pay attention, and actively organize information from lectures and readings to solidify your understanding and master the course content. 

 

MINDFULNESS & ACADEMICS
Thursday, September 9th at 11:00 AM
Location: Tate 141

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Join this interactive workshop to see how mindfulness practices can optimize your academic and personal success. 

 

EFFECTIVE WRITING SKILLS FOR COLLEGE
Tuesday,  September 14th at 5:15 PM 
Location: MLC 250

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In this workshop, hone your skills for writing in a collegiate setting. 

 

PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER: MAJOR + YEAR 2
Thursday, September 16th at 4:00pm
Location: MLC 171

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Join Academic Advisors from the Exploratory Center to discuss how your major and career exploration in your second year can flourish. 

 

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING IN YOUR 2ND YEAR
Tuesday, September 21st at 4:00 PM
Location: MLC 350

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Come hear from the Experiential Learning office about opportunities for this year and beyond. 

 

USING YOUR STRENGTHS TO ENHANCE SUCCESS
Wednesday, September 29th at 4:30 PM
Location: MLC 268 

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Using CliftonStrengths assessment, learn about your top strengths to optimize your academic success at UGA. 

*Register by September 23rd in order to receive your materials to participate in the workshop.