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Learning Assistance Center

Spring Academic Workshops

Spring 2016

Workshop DateTimeLocationAbout the Workshop
How the Brain Learns
Thursday, 2/11/2016

1PM & 4PM

CAD 205
Facilitator: Amy Bechtol, Psychology Instructor


Technology Skills - How to Use Blackboard

Wednesday, 1/27/2016


1PM & 4PM

CAD 106

Facilitator:  Christine Hulley, Educational Technology Specialist


Time Management & Organizational Skills
Tuesday, 2/16/2016

1PM & 4PM

CAD 205
Facilitator: Tonya Stephens, Educational Technology Specialist

Note Taking Skills Tuesday, 2/23/2016
1PM & 4PM CAD 205

Facilitators: Brenda Lewis and Jean McGinnis, Math Instructors

Study Skills Wednesday, 3/9/2016
1PM & 4PM CAD 205 Facilitator: Darcie Tumey, Business Administration Instructor
Test Prep & Test Taking Skills Tuesday, 3/15/2016
1PM & 4PM CAD 205

Facilitators: Brenda Lewis and Jeanne McGinnis, Math Instructors

Preparing for Registration TBA






Dealing with Test Anxiety
Thursday, 3/3/2016
1PM & 4PM CAD 205 Facilitator: Linda Baker, National Board Certified Counselor
Critical Thinking Tuesday, 3/29/2016
1PM & 4PM CAD 205

Facilitators: Michael Boone, Math Instructor/QEP Director

Library Resources Tuesday, 2/2/2016 1PM & 4PM CAD 205 Facilitator: Staci Wilson, Director of Library Services
Weekly Stress & Anxiety Support Group






Facilitator: Linda Baker, National Board Certified Counselor
Sex Assault Roundtable TBD

Facilitator: Rape Crisis Center Staff
Domestic Violence Roundtable



Tarlton Complex Arena

Alexander Center

Facilitator: First Step Domestic Violence Services Staff

Homelessness Panel Discussion




Market on main Facilitator:  Guest Speaker and Employer Panel
Mental Health Roundtable TBD



TBD Facilitator:

For more information about the Spring Academic Workshops, contact Renee Neal at 327-7000, ext. 4408

If you have a documented disability and need accommodations, please contact Wanda Horvath,
at 828-327-7000, ext. 4222 or 72 hours in advance to arrange services.


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