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Workshops and Presentations

The Student Success Center offers presentations about writing-related issues in a face-to-face format every semester and also has several audio-visual presentations online that UHV students and others can view anytime. Students who attend presentations will receive credit (for classes that offer it) via JagSync. For a list of Workshops and Presentations offered each semester, click here.

Spring 2016 Face-to-Face Student Success Series

Date/Time/Location Workshop Topic Topic Details

Friday, January 22nd
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Location: UC 216

Navigating Blackboard & Understanding Your Syllabus

An overview of what it takes to be successful in an online course. Learn about the different parts of a syllabus and how to find important information about your class.

Thursday, January 28th
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: UC 205

Student Success 101

Learn what it takes to succeed.

Thursday, February 4th
530pm to 6:30pm
Location: Suites MPR

It’s All About U!

Lack of motivation has various symptoms that affect a student’s overall success in their courses. Are you experiencing any of these symptoms or know someone who is? If so, we can help you regain your stamina and drive for motivation. Must RSVP in JagSync

Friday, February 19th
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Location: UC 205

Test Anxiety & Essay Exams

Learn about test anxiety and how to manage it. Reduce stress by learning strategies for how to approach different kinds of exams.

Friday, February 26th
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Location: UC 205

Understanding Plagiarism, MLA and APA

Academic dishonesty is a serious offense in college. This lecture will teach you how to avoid plagiarism and to approach every assignment with academic integrity.

Thursday, March 24th
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: UC 201

Choosing a Major

Learn some steps to help you pick the major for you.

Thursday, April 7th
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: UC 201

Registration Presentation

Review the registration process and discuss importance meeting with an advisor to discuss courses.

Friday, April 29th
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: UC 205

Math Finals

Learn how to prepare for math finals and effective strategies for succeeding.

Online Presentations

Additionally, the center offers online workshops or presentations that can be worked through or viewed at your convenience.

Researching and Citing


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Presentations from Other UHV Departments

UHV students may also be interested in presentations and events from Career Services. Contact Career Services for additional information.

Additionally, the VC/UHV Library offers a variety of presentations and videos related to library research. Check out the list of study guides!