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: JUNE2018, JULY2018. 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).

Click here to view our workshop descriptions.

Memory @ SMIL (Sound & Moving Images Library), 124 Scott Library
Jul 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Most people only use a tiny fraction of their brain power.  Learn techniques to help you transfer all that course work information into your long term memory, along with the strategies you’ll need to retrieve the information when you most need it.

Drop-In @ RED Zone, Vari Hall
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Trying to figure out how to allocate study time in your busy schedule? Need help with picking out the most important aspects of your readings? Want to break your workload down into smaller, manageable tasks? Need tips on how to prepare for upcoming quizzes and exams?

Visit the Learning Skills Drop-In pod (Scott Library, Floor 2) to get quick study tips from a Learning Skills Peer every Thursday from 12:00-2:00pm.

Writing, Research, & Learning Support Drop-In @ Online
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

In this discussion forum, receive and provide writing, research, and learning support. Along with your peers, learning specialists from the Writing Centre, Library, and Learning Skills Services will be active in the space on a regular basis throughout the summer semester.