Student Success Workshop Schedule

Our Student Success Workshops are aimed to support students as they navigate the unique landscape of the University of Georgia. Each semester DAE offers a limited schedule of Student Success Workshops that all UGA students can attend. Check out our schedule of workshops below and add them to your calendar! 

Please note that all Student Success Workshops will be held in a virtual, face-to-face setting via Zoom.


Upcoming Spring 2021 Student Success Workshops 

Managing Time, Priorities, and Procrastination

Students who attend this one-hour workshop will learn about and begin practicing strategies proven to help organize, manage, and prioritize their academic responsibilities while maintaining adequate margin for the many opportunities to enjoy college life at UGA.  

February 10 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Dr. Wendy Biddle

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Become a Better Note-taker

In this 1-hour workshop, students will learn 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. 

February 19 at 5:30 PM

Presenter: Dr. Megan P. Brock

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Navigating Communication Breakdown in Group Projects

In this 1-hour workshop, students will learn about effective communication in group project settings. Students will also practice strategies to help them cope with communication breakdown and conflict when working with group project members.  

February 25 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Mrs. Aarum Youn-Heil

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Study Skills and Strategies: Essentials for Success in College

In this 1-hour workshop, students will be introduced to the most efficient and effective study strategies for academic success in college, and will learn best practices for reviewing course material for tests. 

March 1 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Mrs. Maggie Blanton

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Read Between the Lines: Effective Reading and Text Comprehension Strategies

This one-hour workshop will help you learn and practice college-level reading and learning strategies to better connect with the content and professor, maintain your focus, and manage the heavy reading load required for success in college. 

March 9 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Mr. Keith Allen

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How to Show and Tell: Presentation Aides for Public Speaking

In this 1-hour workshop, students will learn best practices for creating visual aids, with a particular emphasis on PowerPoint presentations.

March 18 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Mrs. Aarum Youn-Heil

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Ace Your Tests and Final Exams

Students who attend this one-hour workshop will learn about self-care and develop strategies to prepare for tests and final examsSpecifically, students will learn to: 1) better predict and prepare for difficult test questions, 2) practice problems under test-like conditions, and 3) use the syllabus to get in sync with their professors.

March 25 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Mrs. Maggie Blanton

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Sticking It Out Through the Hard Times: Resilience During Changing Times

Join Dr. Biddle in a facilitated conversation about how the changing times are affecting UGA students while learning about the power of resilience to thrive in the current climate.

April 1 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Dr. Wendy Biddle

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Effective Writing Skills in College

In this workshop, you will learn the essentials of good collegiate writing, the proper formatting expected per discipline, and strategies for avoiding high frequency errors in college writing.

April 9 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Dr. Sayamon Singto

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Elevator Pitches and Presenting Your Ideas

In this workshop, you will learn how to develop interpersonal skills in order to give an elevator pitch. Particularly, this workshop focuses on self-presentation and promoting your own ideas.

April 14 at 4:00 PM

Presenter: Mrs. Aarum Youn-Heil

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If you would like to request a specific workshop for your class or student organization, please click here to view a list of available workshops.