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Student Success Workshops

Student Success Workshops

The Center for Academic Excellence is excited to host a series of Student Success Workshops this fall! These workshops are designed to provide students with strategies for improving important skills to support them on their pathway to success. These skills include organization, note-taking, developing effective relationships, and more!

This workshop series will be running every Tuesday at 11:00am.
Please click the links below to register for a workshop today!


Calendar of Events

Fall 2020  Student Success Workshops
Spring 2020 Student Success Workshops

Fall 2021 Student Success Workshops


Your Network is Your Networth
Date: Tuesday, September 21st, 11:00am
Description: Most knowledge comes from “not what you know, but who you know.”  This workshop will give students tools and resources on how to build connections with faculty and staff here at Huston-Tillotson.
Register for this workshop here


How Will I Know? Strategies for Organization
Date: Tuesday, September 28th, 11:00am
Description: Organization is key for anyone success. Let us break down some specific tools and resources to get you organized for classes, time management, and life!
Register for this workshop here.



All About the Benjamins: Financial Literacy Workshop
Date: Tuesday, October 12th, 11:00am
Description: College students face other expenses besides tuition. Housing, food, books, and transportation costs also add up. Without a clear budget, first-year college students might end up living beyond their means and then find themselves unable to pay their bills. This workshop is to assist degree-seekers with learning how to budget.
Register for this workshop here


SAP: It Can Change Everything
Date: Tuesday, October 19th, at 11:00am
Description: Understanding your Academic Standing is especially important. Academic standing is a formal notice of a student’s academic progress. The rules for academic standing are intended to define what is expected of the students and give them an opportunity to meet the University’s academic expectations. At the end of each semester (fall, spring, summer), each student’s academic standing is reviewed for action.
Register for this workshop here.


Studying & Test Taking Strategies
Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 11:00am
Description: Students may get away with not studying in high school, but college courses require hard work to pass. How can I become a better test taker? Join us to discuss strategies for maximizing your test grade, including managing test-induced anxiety. Handouts will be available.
Register for this workshop here.



Ahead of Schedule: Planning for Finals
Date: Tuesday, November 16th, 11:00am
Description: Procrastination and disorganization during finals can make life in college much more stressful. Join us to break down how to get the best of studying for finals and not having to pull those all-nighters!
Register for this workshop here.


Mindfulness: Be Aware of Yourself
Date: Tuesday, March 23rd, 11:00am
Description: Mental wellness is our ability to handle stressful situations that are thrown our way in life. The way we handle these situations is known as our coping mechanisms. This workshop takes us through using a healthy coping mechanism–creativity and art–as an outlet for challenging times.
Register for this workshop here.


For more information on Student Success Workshops, please contact the Center for Academic Excellence at