Improve your academic skills

The Blundon Centre (Student Life) delivers ongoing workshops throughout the year that will help you to develop and enhance your academic skills.

Students will explore ways of learning through a strengths perspective and find out how to apply that knowledge to both university learning and career.

The sessions for Spring/Summer 2020 Semester start on May 4 and will be hosted virtually via BrightSpace. Please find the connection link below. 

Everyone is welcome and pre-registration is not required. Contact Beth Ryan or Claire LeDrew for more information.

Available sessions include:

Monday, May 4 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Remote Learning  
Learn tips/strategies for making the most of your virtual learning experience. Click here to connect. 

Friday, May 8 @ 2:00 pm - Academic Skills
 101
Offering new (and returning) students strategies for academic success. Click here to connect.

Monday, May 11 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Remote Learning 
Learn tips/strategies for making the most of your virtual learning experience. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, May 14 @ 1:00 pm - Academic Skills 101
Offering new (and returning) students strategies for academic success. Click here to connect. 

Tuesday, May 19 @ 3:00 pm- Time Management & Procrastination 
Create work/life balance and find new ways to get things done. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, May 21 @ 1:00 pm - Introduction to Remote Learning
Learn tips/strategies for making the most of your virtual learning experience. Click here to connect. 

Monday, May 25 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Assistive Technology 
Learn what technology is available to improve your learning experience. Click here to connect.  

Thursday, May 28 @ 1:00 pm -  Test & Performance Anxiety 
Prepare for a better testing and performance experience. Click here to connect. 

Monday, June 1 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Remote Learning 
Learn tips/strategies for making the most of your virtual learning experience. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, June 4 @ 2:00 pm - Time Management & Procrastination 
Create work/life balance and find new ways to get things done. Click here to connect. 

Tuesday, June 9 @ 1:00 pm - Test & Performance Anxiety 
Prepare for a better testing and performance experience. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, June 11 @ 2:00 pm - Academic Skills 101
Offering new (and returning) students strategies for academic success. Click here to connect.

Monday, June 15 @ 2:00 pm - Test & Performance Anxiety
Prepare for a better testing and performance experience. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, June 18 @ 2:00 pm - Time Management & Procrastination
Create work/life balance and find new ways to get things done. Click here to connect.

Thursday, June 25 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Assistive Technology
Learn what technology is available to improve your learning experience. Click here to connect.

Thursday, July 2 @ 2:00 pm - Test & Performance Anxiety
Prepare for a better testing and performance experience. Click here to connect.

Thursday, July 9 @ 2:00 pm - Improve your Academic Skills
Offering new (and returning) students strategies for academic success. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, July 16 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Remote Learning
Learn tips/strategies for making the most of your virtual learning experience. Click here to connect.

Thursday, July 23 @ 2:00 pm - Time Management & Procrastination 
Create work/life balance and find new ways to get things done. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, July 30 @ 2:00 pm - Test & Performance Anxiety 
Prepare for a better testing and performance experience. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, August 6 @ 2:00 pm - Improve your Academic Skills 
Offering new (and returning) students strategies for academic success. Click here to connect. 

Thursday, August 13 @ 2:00 pm - Introduction to Assistive Technology 
Learn what technology is available to improve your learning experience. Click here to connect. 


Recorded Workshops: 

Test & Performance Anxiety (July 2, 2020) -https://ysu-na.youseeu.com/spa/external-player/1399190/2305ee50e091be6cb3ab1af54fa9ca54/styled?lti-scope=d2l-resource-syncmeeting-list  

Introduction to Assistive Technology (May 25, 2020) - https://ysu-na.youseeu.com/spa/external-player/1261080/05d423ef0c425f7e5ff441add3fa016d/styled?lti-scope=d2l-resource-syncmeeting-list

Introduction to Remote Learning (May 21, 2020) - https://ysu-na.youseeu.com/spa/external-player/1248949/9623bcf35f54e2b20f174275cdd5b61f/styled?lti-scope=d2l-resource-syncmeeting-list

Time Management & Procrastination (May 19, 2020) - https://ysu-na.youseeu.com/spa/external-player/1239460/b6082199c06441a26b48a95f7d7a1b96/styled?lti-scope=d2l-resource-syncmeeting-list

Contact

Student Life

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000