Saturday University: Tools for Academic Success

Date/Time

Feb 25, 2017 to Mar 25, 2017
09:00 AM until 12:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Saturday.

Description

This workshop provides the necessary tools to bridge high school to college for academic success. Students will gain insight with an advantage to the skills that make the difference between triumphing and struggling with their studies. The goal is to learn to control worry and anxiety and replace it with confidence for their path to graduation and the career of their dreams. The course will discuss: setting and accomplishing goals, time management, determining your own learning styles and tools to measure them, comprehending the difference between emotional intelligence, becoming a critical thinker, reading to learn effectively through summary techniques for assignments and studying, learning techniques and note taking in the classroom to make the most of lectures/labs, efficient studying and test taking, discovering literacy and communication to gather appropriate research resources, understanding diversity, budgeting students’ monies, establishing healthy relationships, assimilating to campus life as a commuter or resident, and becoming engaged on campus through the Student Government Association’s clubs and activities. The students will leave with materials in the toolkit for their academic success.

Cost

225.00

Location

View map William Paterson University, Valley Road Campus
1600 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

Youth Programs at William Paterson University

Phone

973-720-3804

Contact name

Alma Diaz

Contact email

diaza6@wpunj.edu

Admission:

Registration required

County:

Passaic

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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