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Spring 2020 workshops have been suspended; coaching groups and STEM support will continue on Zoom and/or Sakai.


ADHD, Me, and UNC | Coaching Groups | Long Night Against Procrastination | Finals Boot Camp | BioCell | CHEMpossible | Math Plus | GRE, GMAT, LSAT and MCAT Test Prep Courses

 

ADHD, Me, and UNC: Virtual Meet-Ups

Need extra support and new strategies to manage your ADHD amid university changes?  ADHD Specialists will lead virtual weekly sessions to address unique challenges for students in UNC’s new remote, online landscape. This group will meet via Zoom; registered students will receive a Zoom invite 15 minutes before the session begins.  All you need is a computer with internet connection!

Session dates: Tuesdays, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21

Times: 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Location: Zoom

Register here.

For more information, contact Lara Edwards at laraee@unc.edu or Kristen Rademacher at krademacher@email.unc.edu.


ADHD Virtual Peer Connect Group

This ongoing coaching group for students with ADHD/LD will continue virtually, and new members are welcome!  Exchange ideas, support each other, and learn strategies that promote academic success.  This group will meet via Zoom; registered students will receive a Zoom invite 15 minutes before the session begins.  All you need is a computer with internet connection!

Wednesdays, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22 from 4:00 – 5:00 pm on Zoom

Questions?  Contact Lara Edwards at laraee@unc.edu.   Register for any and all dates here.


Academic Life Balance: Virtual Coaching Group

Trying to find your new normal amid university changes?  Join this virtual coaching group to learn how to improve and enhance your overall balance as you navigate classes and everything else! This group will meet via Zoom; registered students will receive a Zoom invite 15 minutes before the session begins.  All you need is a computer with internet connection!

Session dates: Tuesdays, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21

Times: 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Location: Zoom

Questions?  Contact Anna Broadwell-Gulde at annabg@live.unc.edu

Click here to register.


Conquering Reading: Virtual Coaching Group

Overwhelmed by Reading? Join our virtual Conquering Reading group!  You’ll learn to read better, retain more, prepare for class, and GET MORE DONE! This group will meet via Zoom; registered students will receive a Zoom invite 15 minutes before the session begins.  All you need is a computer with internet connection!

Session dates: Thursdays, 3/26, 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23

Times: 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Location: Zoom

Questions?  Contact Ani Govjian at agovjian@live.unc.edu

Click here to register. 


Finish Strong: Virtual Coaching Group

Want to finish strong this semester – especially in your new remote, online environment? Join this supportive and action-oriented virtual group where you’ll collaborate and swap ideas with peers to prepare for the final push of the semester. This group will meet via Zoom; registered students will receive a Zoom invite 15 minutes before the session begins.  All you need is a computer with internet connection!

Session dates: Wednesdays, 3/25, 4/1, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22

Times: 5:00 – 6:00 pm

Location: Zoom

Questions?  Contact Lea Efird at lnefird@live.unc.edu

Click here to register.


Long Night Against Procrastination (LNAP)

Make progress on your papers and projects during the Long Night Against Procrastination (LNAP)!  Come join us to jumpstart your academic assignments with snacks and prizes. Librarians and coaches will be on hand to help!

Get work done. Get expert advice on writing, time management, and research. Stay energized and motivated.

Information and registration here.  


Finals Boot Camp

Come join us for any or all of five days of productive study. Stay focused and stay fed, surrounded by your peers and Writing and Learning Center staff on hand. Each day, you’re welcomed to stay the whole time or drop in/out as you need. Join one of the most productive places on campus during finals!

Finals Boot Camp happens each day in 0127 SASB N (Writing Center)

Monday, April 27, 12:00 – 8:00 pm

Tuesday, April 28, 12:00 – 5:00 pm

Wednesday, April 29, 12:00 – 5:00 pm

Thursday, April 30, 12:00 – 5:00 pm

Friday, May 1, 12:00 – 5:00 pm

Register here for any or all days.


Bio Cell: Collaborative Learning Groups for BIOL 101

Groups will focus on the current content from lecture and establish productive and efficient study skills for the course. We will discuss and apply test taking strategies, tools for reading efficiency, and active learning techniques throughout the semester.

Spring 2020: Join the Bio Cell group for online support!

Register here.  Questions? Contact Robin Blanton at rcb@email.unc.edu.


CHEMpossible: Collaborative Learning Groups for CHEM 101, 102, and 261

Spring 2020: Join a Sakai group for online support!

Groups will focus on current course content while modeling effective and efficient study skills. Throughout the semester, we will discuss test-taking strategies, apply problem-solving skills, and practice active learning techniques specific to chemistry. Students are encouraged to bring questions about course content and best learning practices.  See more about the groups here.

Questions? Contact Ashton Davis at chempossible@unc.edu.


Math Plus: Collaborative Learning Groups for MATH 110, 130, and 231

A collaborative learning group for students in Math 110, 130, and 231. This group will cover current content from the class as well as establish productive and efficient study skills for the course. We will discuss and apply problem-solving skills, test prep strategies, and active learning techniques throughout the semester. Groups begin Monday January 13th, 2020. See more about the groups here.

Spring 2020: Join a Sakai group for online support!

Register here. Questions?  Contact Monica Davis at daricemo@email.unc.edu


The Princeton Review GRE, GMAT, LSAT and MCAT Test Prep Courses.

The Learning Center is partnering with The Princeton Review to offer test prep courses for the GRE, GMAT, LSAT and MCAT at a savings of up to $600 for UNC students, alumni and employees. The Princeton Review also offers free local test prep events. Please be sure to enter the correct dates for free events and use the yellow promo codes for discounts on courses. Details and Registration.


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