Student Success Workshops • Fall 2017

Jackson College is your destination for student success. Different workshops will be held each month to focus on skills vital to your success in and out of class. Many instructors will grant extra credit for attendance. New workshops will be listed each month so be sure to check back. Food, fun and prizes at each workshop! To reserve your seat, please click below to register.

Students will receive one entry per workshop attended for a chance to win one free credit of tuition.


SEPTEMBER

JC Technology- JetNet, JetStream, e-Mail, etc.

Are you getting the most out of the tools available? Come find out how to use all of the technology you can use as a JC student.

Presenter: Chris Kimball

Date Time Location Register
Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 5 – 6 p.m.  Room 15  Register

Time Management

This workshop will elevate your potential for success with improving your time management. You will learn to identify your core goals and organize your time around them. You will make a semester calendar with all important due dates.

Presenter: Sara Cornell

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Room 15  Register

OCTOBER

Mindfulness

Stress? Anxiety? Overwhelmed? Come and check out some tools to mange these, and also to improve your mood and outlook on things in general.

Presenter: Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.  Room 13  Register

Studying for Math

Learn tips and tricks to reduce your anxiety about math. This workshop focuses on the best ways to prepare for and review your math materials.

Presenter: TBA

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 9 – 10 a.m.  Room 15  Register

NOVEMBER

Getting the Most Out of Your Textbook

A look at how to more effectively read through your text to increase memory and learning of material.

Presenter: Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 10:30 – 11:30  a.m.  Room 17  Register

Allied Health Careers

Learn about the different allied health careers out there and the programs at JC to prepare you for them. Talk to instructors from different Allied Health departments at Jackson College and get all of your questions answered.

Presenter: TBA

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.  Room 13  Register

DECEMBER

Holiday Party

Join us for games and treats, as well as discussion about staying on track during the holiday season. Presentation will be from 5 – 6 p.m. Feel free to stop by any time for treats and fun!

Presenter: Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 5 – 7 p.m.  Register

Researching Careers

An in depth look at how to explore jobs in your field of interest.

Presenter: Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Room 17  Register