ACADEMIC SKILLS SERIES

The Divisions of Academic and Student Affairs collaborate each semester to present the Academic Skills Series, a series of 10 programs to assist students in the development of and/or strengthening of academic skills needed to be successful at IWU.

Spring 2014 Schedule

The Academic Skills Series is held on the following Wednesdays at noon in CNS E101.  Students can pick a specific topic to join us, or attend all sessions. (FREE Papa John's PIZZA provided for lunch!)

  • January 29 - Manage your time 
  • February 5 - Study smart and read efficiently 
  • February 12  - Take effective notes and tests 
  • February 19 - Manage your stress
  • February 26 - Exceed faculty expectations
  • March 5 - Procrastination: Getting started on getting started
  • March 19  - Improve your writing 
  • March 26 - Ames - secret skills to give you an edge
  • April 2 -  Presentations and public speaking
  • April 9 - Maximizing your success on finals
  • September 18 - Manage your time
  • September 25 - Study smart and read efficiently
  • October 2 - Take effective notes and tests
  • October 9 - Manage your stress
  • October 16 - Exceed faculty expectations
  • October 23 - Procrastination: Getting started on getting started
  • October 30 - Improve your writing
  • November 6 - Ames - secret skills to give you an edge
  • November 13 Presentations and public speaking
  • November 20 - Maximizing your success on finals
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  • September 18 - Manage your time
  • September 25 - Study smart and read efficiently
  • October 2 - Take effective notes and tests
  • October 9 - Manage your stress
  • October 16 - Exceed faculty expectations
  • October 23 - Procrastination: Getting started on getting started
  • October 30 - Improve your writing
  • November 6 - Ames - secret skills to give you an edge
  • November 13 Presentations and public speaking
  • November 20 - Maximizing your success on finals
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Academic Skills Series Handouts:

Academic Skills Screencast Series

Specific topics from the Academic Skills Series are presented in a screencast for students who can not attend the series in person.

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