Helping you to succeed in your studies

Want to succeed in your studies at Triton College? 

Check out these free workshops to help you accomplish your goals: 

 

HOW TO DO A RESEARCH PAPER FOR A COLLEGE PAPER

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2-2:30 p.m., Room A-215 (Library Lab)

During this presentation, Library staff will help students develop a search strategy and use library resources for research.
Hosted by: TEAM, Library and TRIO

MATH MADE SIMPLE

Thursday, Oct. 10, 1-2 p.m., Room B-130A

Learn a variety of tips and techniques you can use to master math concepts and improve your math test grades.
Hosted by: CAAS and TRIO

STUDY SKILLS AND TEST TAKING

Tuesday, Oct. 15, 3-4 p.m., Room B-130A


Learn strategies on test taking skills for every type of test: multiple choice, essay, and short answer questions. Discuss
ways to minimize test anxiety and maximize your study time. Please bring your study materials with you to practice.
Hosted by: TEAM and TRIO

STUDENT CONNECTIONS: HOW TO INTELLIGENTLY HANDLE CONFLICT

Thursday, Oct. 17, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Room B-130A

Conflict can occur in our relationships, classrooms, and the workplace. Share and learn effective strategies for dealing with and resolving conflict.

TRANSFER SERVICES WORKSHOP

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 1-2 p.m., Room A-102


A transfer counselor will be available to share transfer resources and answer any questions about the transfer process.
Hosted by: Counseling Department and TRIO 

TALKING WITH INSTRUCTORS AND KEEPING TRACK OF YOUR GRADES

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 3-4 p.m., Room B-130A

Positive communication with instructors makes it easier to learn and succeed in your classes. Join the discussion for tips on how to advocate for yourself in the classroom. Also, bring home simple tools you can use to keep track of your grades.
Hosted by: CAAS and TRIO

NAVIGATING THE STUDENT PORTAL

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Room A-215

Still unsure about the MyTriton Portal? Get help logging on, explore the resources available and learn how you can register yourself for future semesters.
Hosted by: TEAM and TRIO

TOOLS FOR WRITING BETTER PAPERS

Thursday, Nov. 14, 1-2 p.m., Room A-102

Simplify your writing process with graphic organizers and easy to use resources, and learn ways to use the Writing Zone to optimize your time working on papers and get better grades.

STUDENT CONNECTIONS: SELF CONFIDENCE AND HOW IT CAN AFFECT YOUR SUCCESS

Monday, Nov. 25, 1-2 p.m., Room B-130A

Being confident can make a world of difference in our classroom performance, relationships, and career opportunities. Join the conversation and discuss ways to boost your self confidence and channel positive thinking into successful outcomes.

FACE YOUR FINALS: SMART TIPS FOR STUDYING AND TEST-TAKING

Tuesday, Dec. 3, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Room B-130A

Be prepared and you will pass! Get practical tips for creating a study schedule, quizzing yourself, reducing test anxiety and answering test questions for the best results possible.

HELP! I DON'T KNOW WHAT TO MAJOR IN!

Thursday, Dec. 5, 1-2:30 p.m., Room B-130A

During this presentation, Triton College Counselors will help students determine how to choose a career path.

The workshops are free and open to all students. For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3917 or e-mail caas@triton.edu. For more information regarding any of the TRiO workshops listed above, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3341.

TRiO/SSS is planning campus visits to several local universities throughout the Fall 2013 semester. Dates and times to be announced.