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Student Success Center

2015 Spring Semester Workshop Series

If you have any questions about the workshops, please contact the Student Success Center at 740.533.4596

 

Library Search and Rescue! An Overview of Your Ohio University Southern Library
You’ve heard of the Dewey Decimal System, but do you know the Library of Congress classification system? How about OhioLink? Find out about these things and many more at this workshop.

Presenter: Mary Stout, Library Director

Date and Time:
January 21, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM    Ironton, Collins Building 224
 
Strategies for Success:  Note Taking and Study Skills
This workshop will highlight strategies to ensure you’re prepared for test day and those pesky midterms and finals!

Presenter:  Tim Mollett, MA

Dates and Times: 
January 29, February 19, March 12, April 16, 1:00PM-2:00PM
Dingus Technology Center, Room 202 and Proctorville Center, Room 124 (via  OULN)

 

Financial Aid Q&A
Do the terms FAFSA, SAP, and EFC confuse you? Are you intimidated by the financial aid application process? Then this workshop is for you!

Presenter: Jacki Adkins, Coordinator of Financial Aid and Scholarships

Dates and Times:
February 2, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  Proctorville Center, Room 130
February 4, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM    Ironton, Collins Building 224
 
Air Force Career Workshop
If you have ever been curious about a career in the US Air Force, join us on this day to explore Air Force officer careers and the desired degree programs that lead to officer careers.
 
Presenter:  SSgt Jermaine Johnson

Date and Time: 
February 5, 1:00PM- 2:00    Ironton, Collins Building 224

 

An Introduction to Read and Write Gold
Read & Write Gold is a literacy software tool that can help students improve reading, writing, research, and study skills. Among its many features, RWG allows pages from a book or magazine to be scanned and read aloud by a computer.
 
Presenter: Teresa McKenzie, Accessibility Coordinator

Dates and Times:
February 12, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM  Ironton, Collins Building 224
February 18, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Proctorville Center, Room 130

 

Managing Stress for Success
Are you already pulling your hair out over your research project or term paper?  This workshop will give you tips and strategies for dealing with spring semester pressures!
 
Presenter: David Nelson, MSW

Dates and Times:
February 16, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM     Proctorville Center, Room 130
February 17, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM      Ironton, Collins Building 224

Introduction to LinkedIn
Now that you are ready to graduate, are you ready to find a job? Do you need to network in your field? How do you connect with potential employers and co-workers? LinkedIn may be the answer.   Join us for this workshop so you can start your online professional presence and join a network to explore all the benefits of LinkedIn
 
*This is a hands-on workshop and will require you to create a LinkedIn account on the day of the workshop. Please bring a copy of your resume (if you have one).  Pre-registration is required.  Please call the Student Success Center at 740-533-4596 to register.
 
Presenter: Teresa McKenzie, Accessibility Coordinator
Date and Time:   February 26, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Ironton, Dingus Technology Center, Room 202 and Proctorville Center, Room 124 (via OULN)     
 
Introduction to InterviewStream
InterviewStream is a program that can help you develop and refine your interview skills.  This workshop is useful for the soon-to-be graduate as well as those seeking employment as a student.

Presenter: Teresa McKenzie, Accessibility Coordinator
 
Dates and Times:
March 18, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Proctorville Center, Room 130
April 9, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Ironton, Collins Building 224
 
Ohio Means Jobs-Lawrence County
Ohio Means Jobs serves both regional employers and job seekers.  For those seeking employment, this organization can assist you with resumes, applications, job leads, and the tools and connections to help you get the job you want.
*Pre-registration is required.  Please call the Student Success Center at 740-533-4596 to register.
 
Presenter: Teresa McKenzie, Accessibility Coordinator
 
Date and Time:
March 19, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Ironton, Collins Building 224
                               
“Don’t Forget to Breathe” – Overcoming Test Anxiety
This workshop will provide students with strategies to help them deal with test anxiety.
 
Presenter: David Nelson, MSW

Dates and Times:
April 13, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  Proctorville Center, Room 130
April 14, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Ironton, Collins Building 224

 

 

If you have any questions, contact the Student Success Center at (740) 533-4596 or you may contact Tim Mollett at mollett@ohio.edu