Calendar

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.  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.

Oct
21
Mon
Memory @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Room 124 Scott Library
Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 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.

Oct
22
Tue
Reading & Note-Taking @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Room 124
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Many students find keeping up with the readings and lecture notes at university to be a real challenge. Learn more effective reading and note taking techniques to help you stay on top of your course work.

Oct
23
Wed
Exam Prep @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Room 124 Scott Library
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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!