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: February 2017, March 2017 Calendar. 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).

Exam Prep @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Room 124
Feb 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Multiple choice, short answer, calculations, or essay style – which form is your personal nemesis? Whatever the format, midterms or finals, if you could use some help in preparing for exams, then this workshop is for you!

Drop-In @ Learning Commons, 2nd Floor, Scott Library
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Trying to figure out how to allocate study time in your fall schedule? Need help in 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 Pod at the Scott Library Learning Commons hub to get quick study tips from a Learning Skills Peer every Tuesday and Wednesday from 12:00-2:00pm.

Memory @ SMIL (Sound&Moving Images Library) 124 Scott Library
Feb 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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.