Academic Success Coaching

Study Skills Workshops

Open to all students! Each workshop lasts 50 minutes and are free. Except where noted, repeated workshops contain the same material.

If you you are interested in a workshop but cannot attend, please contact us directly at lbcoach@linnbenton.edu or 541-917-4611 to make an individual appointment.

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Workshop Descriptions and Schedule

Week 8: Creative Note Taking
Title: Summarize: how creativity can make note taking more effective
Date/Time: Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 11:00am - 11:50am
Location: WH-225
Description: This workshop will delve into Cornell notes and other note-taking strategies that utilize the summary. We will discuss the importance of summary and how it makes note taking more effective by hacking the metacognitive approach; putting creativity first, making your notes more searchable, increasing retention, and improving test readiness. 


Week 9: Test Prep Workshop
Title: “Get the Most Out of Your Test Prep”
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Location: WH-225
Description: Getting ready for finals can often feel like an arduous process that doesn’t have clear steps for success. This workshop is designed to help explain the exam preparation process and give you a plan of attack for your upcoming tests. We’ll go over best practices for how to use your time more efficiently so that you can better learn and recall the material for the day of the exam.