Student Success Workshops

Each semester the Office of Student Support and Family Engagement (SSFE) offers a series of Student Success Workshops that help students improve skills, learn about support resources on campus, and get to know tips and tricks for making each semester successful.  

Click here to view the flyer which includes the date, time, and topic for the Spring 2018 semester workshops.  See below for more details. 

Time Management & Prioritization

January 30, 2-3pm, District House B205

January 31, 7-8pm, District House B205

Start your semester off by brushing up on your time management skills! Learn about new apps and online tools for managing your commitments both in and out of the classroom. Bring your syllabi for the semester to learn how to prioritize assignments and projects for success for the spring semester and beyond

Building an Academic Support Network

February 6, 2-3pm, Gelman Library 301-302

February 7, 7-8pm, Gelman Library 301-302

Ever wonder how you can make the most of office hours with faculty, what an appointment at the Writing Center looks like, or how you can take advantage of tutoring at GW? Come to this workshop to hear from faculty about how to make the most of their breadth of knowledge and learn how to utilize the Writing Center and Tutoring Initiative for academic success.

Study Skills 101

February 20, 2-3pm, District House B205

February 21, 7-8pm, District House B205

Have you ever thought about how you study and if that technique is the best one for you? If you are interested in learning more about different study methods and styles come to this workshop to test one out!

Conquer Your Semester with the GW Libraries

March 21, 7-8pm, Gelman Library 301-302

March 22, 2-3pm, Gelman Library 301-302

Join Student Support & Family Engagement and GW Libraries Staff to find out more about all the resources the GW Libraries has to help you finish the semester strong.  Get help with citations, using the special collections for research, getting specialized help from research librarians and more.

Practicing Mindfulness and Stress Management

April 10, 2-3pm, District House B205

April 11, 7-8pm, District House B117

Are you curious about practicing mindfulness as a way to manage your stress through finals? Join the SSFE team and partners from the Colonial Health Center to try out mindfulness and learn about apps and tools to help you de-stress through finals.