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. You can also print your own copy of our monthly Workshop Calendar here: January 2018 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.

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Starting Off Strong 3:00 pm
Starting Off Strong @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Jan 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New to YorkU? Searching  for the keys to academic success at university? Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the changes and challenges? This workshop is for you! Discover tools, tips and strategies to get you[...]
Secrets of Academic Success 11:30 am
Secrets of Academic Success @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 8 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
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!
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Time Management 3:00 pm
Time Management @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where does the time go? Are you having trouble balancing school, work, and life? How much study time is enough? Learn practical, personalized approaches to managing your time that work for you.
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Starting Off Strong 11:30 am
Starting Off Strong @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Jan 10 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
New to YorkU? Searching  for the keys to academic success at university? Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the changes and challenges? This workshop is for you! Discover tools, tips and strategies to get you[...]
Reading & Note-Taking 1:30 pm
Reading & Note-Taking @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 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[...]
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Learning Power 11:00 am
Learning Power @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screen Room 124
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Looking for ways to become a better student and boost your learning power? This workshop will help you discover your own learning style and preferences, and introduce you to the top, research-supported learning strategies.  
Time Management 3:00 pm
Time Management @ Calumet College Room 100
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where does the time go? Are you having trouble balancing school, work, and life? How much study time is enough? Learn practical, personalized approaches to managing your time that work for you.
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Secrets of Academic Success 11:30 am
Secrets of Academic Success @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 12 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
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!
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Time Management 12:00 pm
Time Management @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where does the time go? Are you having trouble balancing school, work, and life? How much study time is enough? Learn practical, personalized approaches to managing your time that work for you.
Learning Power 3:00 pm
Learning Power @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screen Room 124
Jan 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Looking for ways to become a better student and boost your learning power? This workshop will help you discover your own learning style and preferences, and introduce you to the top, research-supported learning strategies.  
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Starting Off Strong 10:00 am
Starting Off Strong @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
New to YorkU? Searching  for the keys to academic success at university? Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the changes and challenges? This workshop is for you! Discover tools, tips and strategies to get you[...]
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Reading & Note-Taking 11:30 am
Reading & Note-Taking @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 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[...]
Secrets of Academic Success 2:30 pm
Secrets of Academic Success @ Bethune College 203
Jan 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
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!
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Starting Off Strong 2:30 pm
Starting Off Strong @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Jan 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
New to YorkU? Searching  for the keys to academic success at university? Feeling a little overwhelmed by all the changes and challenges? This workshop is for you! Discover tools, tips and strategies to get you[...]
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Time Management 12:00 pm
Time Management @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where does the time go? Are you having trouble balancing school, work, and life? How much study time is enough? Learn practical, personalized approaches to managing your time that work for you.
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Learning Power 11:30 am
Learning Power @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screen Room 124
Jan 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Looking for ways to become a better student and boost your learning power? This workshop will help you discover your own learning style and preferences, and introduce you to the top, research-supported learning strategies.  
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Time Management 10:00 am
Time Management @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where does the time go? Are you having trouble balancing school, work, and life? How much study time is enough? Learn practical, personalized approaches to managing your time that work for you.
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Secrets of Academic Success 11:00 am
Secrets of Academic Success @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
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!
Time Management 2:30 pm
Time Management @ Bethune College 203
Jan 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Where does the time go? Are you having trouble balancing school, work, and life? How much study time is enough? Learn practical, personalized approaches to managing your time that work for you.
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Learning Power 3:00 pm
Learning Power @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screen Room 124
Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Looking for ways to become a better student and boost your learning power? This workshop will help you discover your own learning style and preferences, and introduce you to the top, research-supported learning strategies.  
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Reading & Note-Taking 11:30 am
Reading & Note-Taking @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 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[...]
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Managing Academic Stress 12:00 pm
Managing Academic Stress @ Calumet College Room 100
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you feeling stressed out by the pressures of academic life and looking for better ways to handle the daily grind?  Learn new strategies for handling the anxieties and stresses of university life.    
Reading & Note-Taking 3:30 pm
Reading & Note-Taking @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124, Scott Library
Jan 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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[...]
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Secrets of Academic Success 3:00 pm
Secrets of Academic Success @ Bethune College 203
Jan 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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!
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Learning Power 11:00 am
Learning Power @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screen Room 124
Jan 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Looking for ways to become a better student and boost your learning power? This workshop will help you discover your own learning style and preferences, and introduce you to the top, research-supported learning strategies.  
Writing Tips 3:00 pm
Writing Tips @ Sound & Moving Images Library (SMIL), Screening Room 124
Jan 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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.