mySuccess Workshops

mySuccess Events: Academic Success Workshops

We realize that college can be tough! The ARC and various Departments have partnered to bring you a series of VIRTUAL workshops to help you be successful!

Tutor.com Webinars – Online

These 4 webinars have been made available courtesy of Tutor.com.

Stress Management: Looking to reduce stress? If you've ever been stressed and weren't sure how to deal, this webinar is for you.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFZhEOouypk

Critical Thinking and Research Skills: Want to become an independent learner? Join us to learn about the characteristics of true critical thinkers.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x9ZFCn9lb0

Habilidades Estudiantiles: ¿Necesitas más ayuda con tus estudios? Aprenda como se puede mejorar tus habilidades estudiantiles en tu rutina diaria en nuestra breve serie de web.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofb1BoucnaM

Study Skills: Not quite on top of your studies? Learn how to bring better study habits into your routine in this short Student Success Series webinar.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFbMU8C3Eiw

How to Improve Your Communication Skill – March 10th – 3pm

Want to learn how to communicate efficiently with your friends, family, co-workers and instructors? Attend this VIRTUAL session to learn more about verbal, nonverbal, and written communication.

Hosted by Camden Reynolds, ARC Specialist
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m43373c48e475e64c1cf4b22d3b00a666

Overcoming Test Anxiety – March 10th – 10am

Do you struggle with test anxiety? You are not alone! Attend this virtual session to explore the causes and several solutions for this common challenge.

Hosted by: Marc Dame, Special Populations Coordinator
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m095823f76c4da99d9a89c1c02ff152fd

Test Taking Tips – March 4th – 9:00am

Understanding and becoming familiar with different exam formats, as well as learning and applying different examination strategies.

Hosted by Cypcyone Thomas, ARC Specialist

Practicing Self Care – March 2nd – 2:00pm

A guide to practicing self care while balancing everyday responsibilities.

Hosted by Melissa Wilt
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=md02feff714fb401e62dc86daf704cb8b

Research in the Library – February 25th – 11:00am

How to get started doing research in a library.

Hosted by Tera Ray, ARC Specialist
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m62b29bb846d33814d119416a9d81b7ca

Resources for GED (GED Overview) – February 23rd – 11:00am

Overview of the resources for GED and GED Resources Centers

Hosted by Amber Elliott
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m0c1605a643bfa3450259885ba5bcb4c1

Surviving Online Classes During a Pandemic – February 16th – 12pm

We will discuss the challenges students face with completing online courses and identify methods to improve study habits, construct a school work-space, and avoid burnout.

Hosted by Brenton Warren
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m6435f4f864cf8fd512462584d4d0632e

Building Open Educational Resource Libguides for Faculty/ Specific Departments – February 16th – 11am

Overview of building OER libguides for instructors as well as building them for different departments.

Hosted by: Patrice Toomer
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m250c45d5da9bd20c666f84002f34fa92

What’s the Difference Between Online, Hybrid, and Classroom? – February 15th – 10am

This workshop will share the importance of checking your email, grades, and communicating with your instructor; building relationships; and the effect of procrastinations.

Hosted by: Faith Spencer

https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m0bd5d5f57a43e10a500c9c1d25342d14

Library Overview/Orientation – February 11th – 11am

Learn about online resources offered by the library and navigating the library homepage. We will discuss online libguides, primo, Galileo, and many other resources available to students.

Hosted by Patrice Toomer
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m91fc490ae4ac81b544769cef97a76779

Financial Aid – February 9th – 3pm

Apply now for your 2021-2022 FAFSA and how to do it. Q&A session on all things related to Financial Aid.

Hosted by Paula Herring
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m9240658e45aaa9784cb55e0a450d065b

Alternative File Formats in Blackboard – February 9th – 2pm

Learn how to download files from Blackboard in different formats such as MP3 (audio) or PDF to make course content more user-friendly.

Hosted by Jennifer Bevis & Sabrina Cox
https://wiregrass.webex.com/wiregrass/j.php?MTID=m66706cd69d2464f6befc2fb150ddc144