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Events and Workshops: Fall 2019

Workshops and events are free and open to all students.

Workshops & Events

  • Charge Up: Coffee Break

    Mondays, 9 am until we run out
    Finals Week, 
    9 am until we run out

    Need an extra energy boost to get through the week? Drop by the ASC in the morning for a free cup of joe to go. Extended Learning Building Room 286

    charge up coffee break

  • Conquering your Textbook: Reading Strategies & Tips

    Thurs, Sept. 26, 12:00 - 12:45
    Thurs, Oct. 10,12:00 - 12:45

    If you want to improve your reading skills, look no further than this workshop. Textbooks may appear daunting at first, but we will help you learn to read and process textbook material in an efficient way. No RSVP needed. 
    Extended Learning Building Room 286

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  • Create Your Epic Study Guide

    Thurs, Nov. 3, 12:00 - 12:45
    Thurs, Nov. 21, 12:00 - 12:45

    Got a test coming up? Let us help you prepare! This workshop focuses on tips to create an effective study guide and will give you the time to get started.

    Bring your notes, homework, texts, and old exams - and we will begin the process of building our study guides together.


    Extended Learning Building Room 286

    study guide

  • Tricky Topics


    Coming in October!

    Sometimes a topic is just tricky! Come review complex material, in a relaxed environment with a friendly, trained peer tutor. No RSVP needed. 
    Location Pending.

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  • Foreign Languages

    • Careers in a Foreign Language: Professional Panel

      Wed, Nov. 20, 12-12:50

      Speak a foreign language? Not sure how to leverage those skills towards a job? Come learn how to integrate your foreign language skills into multiple careers! This event is for bilingual students of any major, and students majoring or minoring in any language. Co-sponsored by the Career Center and Office of Global Education.

      *Please register for this event, as seating is limited.

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    • Conversation Cafes

      French: Thurs, Oct. 24, 12:00 - 12:45
      German: Thurs, Nov. 14, 12:00 - 12:45

      Mingle, eat, drink, and practice your speaking with students from France and Germany! All language levels supported. No RSVP needed.
      Extended Learning Building Room 286

      Conversation Cafes

    • Spanish Essay Consultations

      Essay-Writing Assistance

      Students in SPAN 301B, 302 and 303 can meet with a peer tutor to talk all things writing. Thesis, flow, introduction, conclusion, outlines, brainstorming... 

      No RSVP needed. Various locations. See tutoring schedule.

      Spanish Essay Consultations


  • Craft Corner

    Pumpkin Decorating: Thurs, Oct. 31, 11:00 - 2:00
    Thank You Notes: Mon., Nov, 25 - Wed., Nov. 27, 9-5:30
    Ugly Holiday Sweater Ornaments: Mon., Dec. 9 - Tues., Dec. 10, 9-5:30

    Take a break from your studies to destress with some seasonal crafts. Decorate pumpkins, give thanks, or create ugly sweater ornaments with your friends. These crafts are available until we run out of supplies.
    Extended Learning Building Room 286

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  • Mindful CSUSM

    Tuesdays, 12:00 - 12:50

    Want to reduce stress and increase focus? Want to feel connected and more awake? Push pause and join us for weekly mindfulness sits (no prior experience necessary). You can stay the whole time, come in at any time, and leave at any time. 
    Extended Learning Building Room 286

    Learn more about Mindful CSUSM.

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