Student Success Workshops • Winter 2018

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.


JANUARY

Transfer Workshop

Are you considering transferring to continue your education? Come learn about transfer options and programs to fit your needs. Leave with contact information for your choice school or program. Cookies, Coffee and Cocoa provided!

Presenter: Sara Cornell

Date Time Location Register
Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.  Room 17  Register
Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 9 – 10 a.m.  Room 17  Register

FEBRUARY

Take a Breather!

Stress? Anxiety? Overwhelmed? Come and check out some tools to mange these, and also to improve your mood and outlook on things in general. Leave with 2-3 ways to prioritize your life goals and responsibilities. Pizza provided!

Presenter: Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 12:15 – 1 p.m.  Room 17  Register
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 3 – 3:45 p.m.  Room 12  Register

MARCH

Build Your Resume

Learn about resume writing and completing job applications. Bring applications or resumes you are currently working on, as well as up-to-date work and education history. Leave with a complete (or near complete) resume. Sweet treats provided!

Presenter:  Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Monday, March 5, 2018 12 – 1 p.m.  Room 16  Register
Monday, March 19, 2018 3 – 4 p.m.  Room 15  Register

APRIL

Job Interviews

You’ve submitted the application and gotten the call for a job interview! Come learn tips on answering interview questions and your self-presentation skills. You will also have an opportunity to participate in mock interviews. Leave with an idea of real interview questions and what employers are looking for. Healthy snacks provided!

Presenter:  Mari Nunez

Date Time Location Register
Thursday, April 12, 2018 3 – 4 p.m.  Room 17  Register
Monday, April 23, 2018 12 – 1 p.m.  Room 13  Register