Wednesday, October 17, 2012

How to Use the Library

Do you know how to use the library for academic success? If not, or if you think you might need a refresher, stop by Room 446 at 4:30 pm on Tuesday, October 23rd. This free workshop is part of the Academic Success Series, sponsored by the University College and Walker Library.

Presenter: Kristen West, Assistant Professor and Instruction Librarian

You will learn:
  1. How to find the best books, articles, etc
  2. What services and equipment the library offers
  3. How to do research without pulling out your hair (and you have such pretty hair)
  4. And more!
Also check out the upcoming workshops in the series:

How to Use Your Academic Advisor
October 30th at 4:30pm - Walker Library Room 446
 Travis Tipton - College Advisor, College of Basic and Applied Sciences
This session will cover information on how to know who your advisor is; how to get the most out of your time with your advisor, and what questions you should ask your advisor.

How to Choose the Right Career for You
November 6th at 4:30pm - Walker Library Room 446
Presenter: Nancy Stubblefield - 
Advisor, University College Advising Center
Having trouble choosing a major? This session will cover techniques on helping you find the right major and career field that best fits your personality and abilities.

How to Unwind, Relax, Chill and Still Be a Successful Student
November 13th at 4:30pm - Walker Library Room 446Presenter: Lisa Schrader - Director, Health Promotion
Being a college student is stressful! Academics, jobs, friends, and family can pull you in many directions, and there never seems to be enough hours in a day to get everything done. This session will cover how stress can impact your academics and your health. Leave with some surefire strategies to help you de-stress your life.

How to Prepare for Final Exams
November 27th at 4:30pm - Walker Library Room 446 & December 4th at 4:30pm - Walker Library Room 446
Eric Miller - Advisor, University College Advising Center

**Note: This session will be held twice to accomodate various student schedules. The same information is presented at both sessions.
This session will provide a helpful guide to students who are not sure how to study for final exams. Students will prepare a "battle plan" for the last few weeks of the semester.
Have Questions?Contact Brandie Nelson at the University College Advising Center at (615) 898-2339.

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