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The LRC offers a series of

Learning Skills and

Writing Skills Workshops.

    • LRC Learning Skills Workshops: See below for a list of LRC Learning Skills Workshops
    • LRC Writing Skills Workshops: As part of the LRC workshop series, we have several Writing Skills Workshops scheduled for the current semester. The skills and strategies learned in the workshops can be applied to writing in classes across the curriculum.

All LRC Learning Skills are held on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Both LRC Learning Skills Workshops and LRC Writing Skills Workshops take place in the Cartwright Learning Resources Center CAI 2 classroom unless otherwise noted. Seating is limited, so please arrive in time to secure a seat. Videos of some Learning Skills Workshops are available in the LRC. Look for "Learning skills workshop" in the LRC media database.

Learning Skills Workshop Flyer: Here

Memory Techniques/Study Skills
Thursday, September 14th, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
Learn how to study with more confidence and efficiency through specific memory techniques and skill building.

Time Management
Thursday, September 28th, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
Manage your time effectively and create healthier lifestyle patterns.

Test Taking Skills
Thursday, October 12th, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
Increase success and confidence by examining academic emotional-management techniques.

Growth Mindset
Thursday, October 26th, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
Explore how mindset affects success by focusing on how your brain learns and discussing the particular activities/practices that best help our brains learn.

Learning Styles
Thursday, November 9th, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
Identify your own learning styles and how to adapt them to the dominant teaching styles.

Stress Management
Thursday, November 30th, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
Learn how to manage stress and obtain a healthier lifestyle for better overall wellness.

Vandana Gavaskar, Director Learning Support Services
Alyson Bostwick, MFT, Personal Counselor
Barb Freeman, Supervisor, LRC
Pam Guenther, Math Instructor

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