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.

Sep
24
Mon
Writing Tips @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Sep 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Term paper coming due? Essay to write? Academic writing can be a challenge. This workshop will help you plan, organize and fine-tune your writing, from picking a topic, right through to final proofreading.

Sep
25
Tue
Secrets of Academic Success @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Looking for key strategies to improve your academic achievement and confidence? Wondering which learning skills you most need to succeed at university? Find out, in this workshop on the secrets of academic success!

Reading & Note-Taking @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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.