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Fall 2020 Programming

We are happy to announce that this Fall we will resume offering various worshops to continue supporting students in their virtual learning. Workshops will be offered by our peer educators and will cover a variety of topics. All workshops will be offered virtually via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, please check the schedule for more details. 

 

Events and Workshops: Fall 2020

Let us know you're coming! Register for a workshop(s) using the following link Register Here! Each workshop has a direct link for Microsoft Teams. On the day of the workshop, join using the link provided and you will be directed to our ASC Teams where workshops will be hosted. If you register at least 24 hours in advance, an email reminder will be sent to you with the link. For questions, contact us on teams using our ASC Virtual Front Desk

  • ASC Info Sessions

    Wed, Sept. 9, 11:00-11:30am & 6:00-6:30pm

    Fri, Sept. 11, 12:00-12:30pm

    Mon, Sept. 14, 6:00pm

    Tues, Sept. 15, 12:00 noon

    Interested in learning more about our virtual services this Fall? Not sure how to make an appointment with our tutors? Join in on one of our info sessions to learn more! You will have the opportunity to meet some of our wonderful ASC staff. We are excited to meet many of you!

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • How to be Successful in an Online Course

    Thurs, Sept. 10, 12:00-1:00 pm
    Thurs, Sept. 24, 12:00-1:00 pm

    Am I ready to take an online course? Come learn what it really means to take online classes with Dr. Melendrez! Learn from a faculty member the expectations and your role as a student.

    Understand the myths of online classes.
    Explore online tools and resources CSUSM provides.
    Learn the pros and cons of online classes.
    Know what it takes to succeed!

    Zoom Click here to join

  • Navigating CSUSM and Getting Plugged In

    Wednesday, Sept. 16, 6:00-7:00pm

    Are you a first year or transfer student here at CSUSM? Join our ASC student staff on a journey of exploring CSUSM virtually! Our experienced student leaders will help you get plugged in on campus. Tune in and hear from student themselves on the importance of getting involved and maximizing the resources CSUSM has to offer you!

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • How to Conquer Virtual Office Hours

    Thurs, Sept. 17, 12:00-1:00pm

    Are you ready to connect with your professors? Join us and we will prepare you for your first office hour visit!

    Learn how to address Faculty and email etiquette
    Hear from student leaders the Dos and Dont's of office hour visits
    Learn the importance of networking with Faculty
    Get all your questions answered

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Navigating CSUSM Research Database for Finding Psychology Articles

    Monday, Sept. 21, 4:00-5:00pm

    Are you a first year or transfer student and need access to scholarly articles? We got you!

    Learn how to access CSUSM's Research Database
    Narrowing research and identifying key words
    Workshop is focuses on Psychology Articles for Psych Courses

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Writing a Historical Essay: Tips and Guideliness

    Tuesday, Sept. 22, 12:00-1:00pm

    Invite your peers join us in an interactive workshop! Students will learn several different ways to organize a historical essay.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • How to Manage Your Time to Fit Online Learning

    Wed, Sept. 23, 11:00am

    Is this your first semester in college all while navigating this new virtual learning environment? Are you struggling to juggle your school, work and personal commitments? We are here to help you better prepare and set you up for success! Hear firsthand from our student leads and leave with a plan for the Fall.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Master the Perfect Studyguide

    Wed, Sept. 30, 1:00-2:00pm

    Join Daniel, our History Tutor to learn all about study guides! What do you do when professors do not provide you with a study guide? Students will go over the important things involved in creating a study guide as well as filling one out. Examples will be History focused but all majors are welcome as studyguide tips and tools will apply to all disciplines.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Analyzing and Annotating Articles

    Thurs, Oct. 1, 12:00-1:00pm

    Struggling to read and understand articles? Join us on an interative workshop and learn how to effectively read and anotate articles.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Study Skills Workshop

    Mon, Oct. 5, 3:00-4:00pm

    Ready to access your study skills and habits? Join our tutors and improve your study skills!

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Intro to SPSS for Psychology Majors

    Mon, Oct. 5, 4:00-5:00 pm
    Thurs, Oct. 8, 12:00-1:00 pm

    Need help navigating SPSS? Join Jennifer, our Psychology Tutor, for step by step instructions, tips and more. Jennifer's workshop will be offered twice this semester due to high demand.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Preparing for Your First College Exam

    Tues, Oct. 6, 12:00-1:00 pm

    Are you nervous about your first college exam? Not to worry, we will help you prepare for your midterm exams! Learn tips, skills, resources and more from our very own trained tutors.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join

  • Virtual Study Space for all CSUSM students!

    Friday, Oct. 9, 3:00-5:00 pm

    Need a virtual space to study with peers? Join the ASC on a Friday over zoom and get some studying done before the weekend!

    Zoom Click here to join

  • Econ Study Jam Sessions with Natasha

    Tues, Oct. 13, 10:00-1:00 pm
    Thur, Oct. 15, 11:00-2:00 pm

    Am I ready for Midterms? Join our Econ tutor Natasha, for a mid semester cram session and check for understanding! Natasha will be facilitating study sessions on the following dates. Tell your classmates and invite your peers to join!

    Study Jam sessions for Econ 201, 202 MS Teams Click Here

  • Finance Study Jam Sessions with James

    Mon, Oct. 12, 2:00-5:00 pm
    Wed, Oct. 14, 10:00-12:00 pm

    Am I ready for Midterms? Join our Finance tutor James, for a mid semester cram session and check for understanding! James will be facilitating study sessions on the following dates. Tell your classmates and invite your peers to join!

    Study Jam Sessions for Finance 302, 304 MS Teams Click Here

  • History Just in Time Study Jam Sessions with Daniel

    Tue, Oct. 13, 11:00-2:00 pm
    Wed, Oct. 14, 11:00-2:00 pm

    Am I ready for Midterms? Join our History tutor Daniel, for a mid semester cram session and check for understanding! Daniel will be facilitating study sessions on the following dates. Tell your classmates and invite your peers to join!

    Study Jam Sessions for History 101, 102, 130, 131 MS Teams Click Here

  • Psychology Study Jam Sessions with Jennifer

    Mon, Oct. 12, 4:00-6:00 pm
    Thurs, Oct. 15, 12:00-3:00 pm

    Am I ready for Midterms? Join our Psychology tutor Jennifer, for a mid semester cram session and check for understanding! Jennifer will be facilitating study sessions on the following dates. Tell your classmates and invite your peers to join!

    Study Jam Sessions for Psych 100, 110, 210, 360 MS Teams Click Here

  • Spanish Study Jam Sessions with Mara

    Tue, Oct. 13, 12:00-2:00 pm
    Wed, Oct. 14, 11:00-2:00 pm

    Am I ready for Midterms? Join our Spanish tutor Mara, for a mid semester cram session and check for understanding! Mara will be facilitating study sessions on the following dates. Tell your classmates and invite your peers to join!

    Study Jam Sessions for Span 101, 102, 201, 201C, 301A MS Teams Click Here

  • PSYC Workshop: Review Sessions

    Tue, Nov. 2, 11:00-12:00 pm
    Thur, Nov. 5, 12:00-1:00 pm

    Am I ready for Finals? Jennifer, our psyc tutor, will be hosting two review sessions for students taking PSYC 100. Major concepts will be reviewed such as: sensation, perception, memory and development.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join!

  • HIST Workshop: Essay Final Prep

    Tue, Dec. 1, 12:00-1:00 pm
    Thur, Dec. 3, 12:00-1:00 pm

    Come learn how to tackle major themes and break down material to help you better organize and prepare your historical essay! Intended for students who are working on any final history papers.

    Microsoft Teams Click here to join!

  • Finish Strong for Finals: Cram Sessions with our ASC Tutors

    Nov. 30- Dec. 11, See dates below 

    The ASC will provide virtual spaces for students to join their peers and study in groups. The following study spaces will be led by each tutor corresponding to the subject they support.

    Jennifer: Psychology 100, 110, 210, 360
    •  Monday, Nov. 30th, 11am - 2pm & 4pm - 6pm 
    •  Tuesday, Dec. 1st, 10am - 12pm 
    • Thursday, Dec. 3rd,  12pm - 3pm
    •  Monday, Dec. 7th, 11am - 2pm & 4pm - 6pm
    • Tuesday, Dec. 8th, 10am - 12pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 10th, 12pm - 3pm

    Sessions take place on MS teams: Click here to join!

    Daniel: History 101, 102, 130, 131
    •  Tuesday, Dec. 1st,  1pm - 2pm
    •  Wednesday, Dec. 2nd, 11am - 2pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 3rd, 1pm - 2pm
    • Tuesday, Dec. 8th, 11am - 2pm
    •  Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 11am - 2pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 10th, 10am - 2pm

    Sessions take place on MS teams: Click here to join!

    Mara: Spanish 101, 102, 201, 201C, 202, 301A
    • Tuesday, Dec. 1st, 12pm - 2pm
    • Wednesday, Dec. 2nd, 11am - 3pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 3rd, 12pm - 2pm
    • Tuesday, Dec. 8th, 12pm - 2pm
    • Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 11am - 3pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 10th, 12pm - 2pm

    Sessions take place on MS teams: Click here to join!

    Natasha: Economics 201, 202
    •  Tuesday, Dec. 1st, 10 am - 3pm
    • Wednesday, Dec. 2nd, 5pm - 6pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 3rd, 10am - 2pm
    • Tuesday, Dec. 8th, 10am - 3pm
    • Wednesday, Dec. 9th,5pm - 6pm
    • Thursday, Dec. 10th, 10am - 2pm

    Sessions take place on MS teams: Click here to join!