Trouble Getting Started? Try 3-2-1 – Go!Is this method a good option for you? Are there times where you need to get started on a task, but simply cannot bring yourself…
4 Types of MistakesMistakes are typically seen as entities that need to be avoided. We sometimes forget that mistakes are not only opportunities to grow as students, but…
Time Management – Don’t Waste Your DayBalance your schedule, identify your top priority, and manage distractions. [Read more]
Time Management – Get StartedLearn how to get started by determining the very next step, using Pomodoros, and stating your "why." [Read more]
Top 5 Tips for Dealing with Perfectionism“Perfection is the enemy of progress.” How to get out of your own way and get things done.
Top 5 Tips for Getting Help from ProfessorsThis is a confusing time for everyone. It’s ok to ask questions!
Top 5 Tips for Learning in Online ClassesNew to online classes? These strategies will help you adjust. [Read more]
Top 5 Tips for Online Study GroupsSocial distancing doesn’t mean social isolation! But studying together online might be a challenge. Here are some tips.
Top 5 Tips for Online Test-Taking: Open-Note TestsOnline tests might now be open-note, but you still need to study. Here’s how.
CarmenZoom: A Crash Course for Students by StudentsMake CarmenZoom friendly and fun with tips from Academic Coaches Taylor and Grace.
Active Note Taking StrategiesHow to focus despite confusing, quick, or monotone lectures. [Read more]
Reviewing Your NotesHow to get the most out of your notes. [Read more]
Procrastination – Part 1What does procrastination really mean, and why is it harmful for students? [Read more]
Procrastination – Part 2Understand why it can be difficult to make decisions and then stick to them. [Read more]
Procrastination – Part 3How to make healthy decisions about your academics and reduce distractions. [Read more]
Procrastination – Part 4How not to feel defeated by procrastination by making small changes first. [Read more]
Procrastination – Part 5Methods for getting motivated and creating a manageable plan. [Read more]
MotivationThree-part podcast for how to combat procrastination, increase motivation, and gain self-confidence. [Read more]
Strategic Test Taking – Essay ExamsHow to reduce anxiety, increase confidence, and feel prepared when taking essay exams. [Read more]
Strategic Test TakingHow to manage your time, stop second guessing yourself, and maximize response accuracy. [Read more]
Test AnxietyToo stressed during exams? Watch this narrated presentation to explore what causes test anxiety--and what to do about it. [Read more]
Long-Term MemoryHow to save time and study more efficiently by decreasing knowledge degradation. [Read more]
Short-Term MemoryMethods for breaking down and remembering large quantities of information more effectively. [Read more]
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