Learning Skills Workshops are open to all current York students, at no extra charge. Take as many as you like, as often as you like! To view individual topics, times and locations, SEE THE CALENDAR BELOW. Move the cursor over the event you wish to attend and double-click to view the full description. You can also print your own copy of our monthly Workshop Calendar here: JUNE 2017, JULY 2017. Advance registration is not necessary but LSS workshops fill up on a first-come, first-served basis, so come early for a good seat!  Attend 8 or more different Learning Skills Workshops  to earn your Passport to Success.

Location and Directions: Unless otherwise indicated, LSS Workshops are held at:  Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL) Screening Room 124 (1st floor, Scott Library, turn right after entering turnstiles, go to SMIL, Rm 124 is inside, along wall).

Presentation Skills @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Room 124
Jun 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Does the thought of presenting in front of a group give you the jitters?  If so, you're not alone.  This workshop will provide you with essential tools that will allow you to effectively develop and deliver a presentation.

This workshop is one of many offered by Learning Skills  Services. To find out more information on the services we offer, visit the Learning Skills website:

Get On Track @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Room 124
Jun 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Feeling so overwhelmed by approaching deadlines and exams you’re not sure where to begin? This workshop is designed to help you reconnect with your motivation, get organized, and break the workload down into manageable steps. Come prepared to do hands-on planning, to get back on track to achieving your academic goals

Peer Academic Coaching @ Learning Commons, 2nd Floor, Scott Library
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Are you looking for individual support to help you achieve your academic and personal goals? If so, Peer Academic Coaching might be just what you need! Meet with our Senior Learning Skills Peer for a 30-minute session to discuss learning skills-related strategies that will help you succeed in university. From how to develop and stick to a realistic time management plan to how to effectively prepare for specific presentations, academic papers, and exams, Learning Skills Services can help you become a more prepared, confident, and well-rounded student.

Peer Academic Coaching sessions will be available by appointment only. For step by step instructions for how to make an appointment, visit  How to Book An Individual Learning Skills Session. For the Summer 2017 term, our Peer Academic Coaching times will be on Wednesdays from 2:00pm to 3:30pm.