Do you get nervous at the thought of having to speak in front of others? Have you always wanted to become a better public speaker? Whether it's for an academic presentation or a toast at your best friend's wedding, public speaking is a fundamental skill. In this interactive workshop, Kogod Center for Business Communications' Bonnie Auslander will teach you how to productively channel your anxiety …more
At this event, students pursuing a capstone will have a chance to get to know one another--and some of the resources that the Library has to offer--over free pizza. We may be joined by Honors alumni, as well, who will share how their capstones have shaped their career paths.
Anyone pursuing a capstone is encouraged to participate in Thursday's event, which is co-hosted by the Student Honors …more
This workshop is designed to address common writing concerns for students who are new to college. Topics covered will be brainstorming/overcoming writer's block, understanding assignments and crafting thesis statements, and an explanation of various resources available through the university (including support for international students, the writing center, peer advising, the writing lab, and the …more
The Successful Student Series is a weekly, one-hour offering of topic-based discussions related to academic skills to help students build confidence in their abilities as college students. Topics will cover academic areas such as using the course syllabus, using time effectively, and developing effective class participation habits. The discussions are open to accepting new students from week to …more
In this workshop we will review the language requirements currently in place for the different areas of graduate study and the best ways for you to prepare to demonstrate the required proficiency. We'll start by specifically discussing what is entailed by the required proficiency examination and how to tailor your prep efforts to address the exam's demands. We will then utilize a standardized …more