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January 5, 2022

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10:00 am

Academic Reading at College

January 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Academic reading is an important part of many college courses as it helps you deepen your understanding and provides context for you to engage in topics during class. Writing Specialists from Student Academic Learning Services (SALS) will help you discover strategies for approaching your college reading in a positive way with the goal of saving […]

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11:00 am

Time Management and Organization

January 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop will help you start off your semester properly. You will learn numerous strategies to help you organize your time and become a more efficient student who has more free time and less stress. This workshop is part of SALS Essentials - Preparing for Academic Success. Please visit www.durhamcollege.ca/SALS for more information about the […]

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1:00 pm

Problem-Solving Strategies for Math and Science

January 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This workshop highlights the most common misconceptions about, and mistakes made in, the problem-solving process. Through visuals and examples, it will look at how some common tactics for solving problems are surprisingly ineffective and offer replacement strategies to ensure students’ thought process is more critical and broadly applicable. Finally, the workshop will circle back to […]

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2:00 pm

Mature Learner Transitioning to College

January 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Balancing family, work and school can be a demanding experience. This workshop was created to share tips to help you organize your life, prepare for your academic studies and locate resources to help you along the way. This workshop is part of SALS Essentials - Preparing for Academic Success. Please visit www.durhamcollege.ca/SALS for more information […]

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3:00 pm

Math Confidence 2 – Strategies for Overcoming Math Anxiety

January 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This workshop dives deep into the tangible strategies for the long-term management and overcoming of math-related anxiety. Skills used for particularly difficult examples, such as word problems, will be discussed in depth. Additionally, this workshop will help students develop a plan for setting effective learning goals and discuss the benefits of such strategies for building […]

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4:00 pm

Ask a Writing Specialist about Writing at College

January 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This participatory workshop will give you a chance to ask questions about college writing as you prepare to start your program. Writing Specialists from Student Academic Learning Services (SALS) will answer your questions about the types of assignments you can expect, the academic demands, and what writing and language help is available at Durham College. […]

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