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Spring 2021 PASS Academic Success & Strategies Workshops

PASS Academic and Personal Development workshops are available for all CSUSM students. Workshops are developed and presented in collaboration with other campus departments/programs, such as Proficiency Services, Writing Center, STEM Student Success Center, Undergraduate Advising Services, and Educational Opportunity Program (EOP).  We look forward to your participation at our workshops!

ACADEMIC PROBATION INFORMATION SESSION 

Engage with a member of the PASS team to get the answer to all of your questions about academic probation. What factors impact academic success? What policies, process, and opportunities should you be aware of? What strategies and resources are available to succeed academically and avoid academic probation at CSUSM?

March 11, 2021 | 6:00PM-6:50PM

March 16, 2021 | 12:00PM - 12:50PM

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GET TO KNOW YOUR SYLLABI:

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM

How to read, retain, and rock your syllabus! Your syllabus has everything you need to know to be successful in your classes. Join us to learn what to look for in your syllabus and how to use it to your advantage.
 

CONNECTING WITH FACULTY AND PEERS

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM

Connecting with your Professors and peers can be challenging even when classes are “in-person”. In the virtual world, it can seem even more challenging. Join us for our workshop, to learn tips and strategies on how to connect with your faculty and classmates, in a virtual environment.  

VIRTUAL LEARNING TOOLS AND TIPS

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM 

Learn strategies on how to adapt your learning tools, to online learning.

TIME MANAGEMENT: 

  • Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM
  • Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM

Learn techniques to effectively manage your time to work towards academic and personal success. Don't delay start today!!!

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NOTE TAKING STRATEGIES:

  • Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM
  • Wednesday, April 14, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM

Do you find yourself either taking too much, too little or no notes? Can you understand the notes you took when you need to review them? Is it impacting your academics success? Learn strategies and tips for effective note-taking to be successful in college and beyond.

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READING STRATEGIES: 

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM

Learn the mechanics of reading college material and the strategies to improve your comprehension. 

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TEST-TAKING STRATEGIES:

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 from 12:00PM-12:50PM

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn what to do before, during and after your exam.  Also, you will learn about various resources on campus to help you prepare, gain skills and get support. 

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STUDY SKILLS TOOLBOX: 

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 from 12PM-12:50PM

Come learn the secrets of the learning masters. Find out the keys for successful studying:motivation, metacognition, learning strategies, study tactics and environmental preferences. 

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PREPARING FOR FINALS: 

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 from 12PM-12:50PM

Learn how to create a final exam preparation plan. Get a head start on planning to reduce stress and get ahead. 

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 PASS Workshops are open to all CSUSM students. Space is limited due to seating capacity.

Please check online prior to attending for updated workshop/location details or call 760-750-6066.

March Workshops:

3/10/2021-Reading Strategies

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3/11/2021- Academic Probation Information Session

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3/17/2021- Test-Taking Strategies

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To register and for more information, please click on the workshop you would like to attend.