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O’Brien Center for Student Success

2013-2014 Event Calendar


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September

Sept. 6th (Friday), 1-3- Student Involvement Fair

Sept. 9th (Monday), 7 PM – 3rd Floor Lounge, Sakowich Campus Center-Time Management: Do you make the most out of your 168 hours a week? (Academic Enrichment) 

Students will: Obtain tools and knowledge with which they can develop semester and weekly time planners Learn strategies to maximize use of free time Acquire tips to apply to creating and utilizing workspaces conducive for study

Sept. 10th (Tuesday), 3 PM – Library 1st Floor Conference Room- Time Management: Do you make the most out of your 168 hours a week? (Academic Enrichment)

Sept. 11 (Wednesday), 5pm- Library 1st Floor Conference Room- Time Management: Do you make the most out of your 168 hours a week? (Academic Enrichment)

Sept 12th (Thursday)- 12pm- Library 1st Floor Conference Room- Time Management: Do you make the most out of your 168 hours a week? (Academic Enrichment)

Sept. 17th (Tuesday)- Study Abroad Fair - 4-6pm, Sak 1st floor lounge

Sept. 25th (Wednesday)- Finance Fair- 6-8pm Murray

October

Coping with Test Anxiety

Join the Center for Academic Enrichment and Hamel Health for a conversation about coping with test anxiety. We will discuss methods for reducing stress during the test preparation process, as well as during a test taking situation. You will learn simple relaxation and meditation techniques to integrate into your routine. 

  • Monday, October 7th - 7 PM - 3rd Floor Lounge, Sakowich Campus Center
  • Wednesday, October 9th - 3 PM - Arundel Room, Library 3rd Floor
Test Preparation

Are you stressed about upcoming tests and exams? Do you find that you have trouble studying and preparing for multiple choice, open-ended, and essay questions? Come to a Test Preparation workshop; we’ll talk about a variety of strategies that will enhance your success in your upcoming midterms.

  • Tuesday, October 8th - 3 PM - Library 1st Floor Conference Room

English Career Night
  • October 8th (Tuesday)- 7:30-10pm Mack Club  

Time Management

Are you experiencing difficulty finding the time to get all of your work done? Do you feel like you put off studying or working on those big assignments to the last minute? Come to a Time Management workshop, and we will talk about tools and strategies you can use to plan for what is coming in the short and long term.

  • Thursday, October 10th - 3 PM - Library 1st Floor Conference Room
Accounting Fair
  • October 16th (Wednesday)- 6-8pm- Murray

Note Taking 101
  • October 17th (Thursday)- 3pm- Library 1st Fl conference room

Note Taking 101
  • October 23rd (Wednesday)-  3pm- Library 1st Fl conference room

Navigating Your College Textbooks
  • October 24th (Thursday) 3pm- Library 1st Fl. conference room

Homecoming Tent
  • October 26th (Saturday) Outside of the Tailgate

Co-op/Internship Speaker
  • October 29th (Tuesday) Rogers Center

November

Sports Management Night
  • Nov. 6th (Wednesday)- 6-8pm Meeting Room B

Navigating your college textbooks
  • Nov. 13th 3pm- Library 1st Fl. conference room  

Nov. 13th-15th (Wed-Fri)- Sophomore Advising *Make sure to make an appointment with your faculty advisor before registration

Nov. 18th-19th (Mon-Tues)- Sophomore Registration

Pre-Advisement and Course Registration Information Sessions/Questions:

(Academic Enrichment) Students will: Receive information that will prepare them to have a productive meeting and cultivate a meaningful connection with their faculty advisor Learn how to access information about course registration through MyMack

  • Nov. 18th (Monday)- 4-6 pm – Deegan West Front Desk

  • Nov. 19th (Tuesday)– 12 pm – Alden Computer Lab, McQuade Library 3rd Floor

  • Nov. 19th (Tuesday)– 3 pm – Alden Computer Lab, McQuade Library 3rd Floor

  • November 19th (Tuesday) – 4-6pm – Ash Lobby

  • November 20th (Wednesday)– 4–6pm – Monican Lobby

  • Nov. 20th (Wednesday) – 12pm – Alden Computer Lab, McQuade Library 3rd Floor

  • Nov. 20th (Wednesday) – 3pm– Alden Computer Lab, McQuade Library 3rd Floor

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Fair
  • Nov. 20th (Wednesday)- 1-3pm Cascia

Nov. 20th-22nd (Wed-Fri)- Freshman Advising *Make sure to make an appointment with your faculty advisor before registration

Nov. 25th-26th (Mon-Tues)- Freshman Registration

December

Test Prep Workshop

  • December 2nd (Monday)- 7pm- Library 1st Fl conference room

  • December 4th (Wednesday)- 3pm- Library 1st Fl conference room

Meditation and Stress Relief Workshop (Academic Enrichment)

  • Thursday, December 5th – 3pm– Arundel Room, Library 3rd Floor

  • Thursday, December 5th – 7pm– Arundel Room, Library 3rd Floor

Note: Some events on this calendar are held in conjunction with Academic Enrichment” 

 

 

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