Fall 2017 Workshops

The LAS Success Workshop series is designed to support students’ academic, personal, and professional development. 

Questions about the Academic Workshops may be directed to Dean Bob Steltman: steltman@illinois.edu. Questions about the Career Development Workshops may be directed to the LAS Director of Career Development (TBA). Questions about the Technology Workshops may be directed to Erin Dittmer: edittme2@illinois.edu .   


SEPTEMBER WORKSHOPS

Thursday, September 7
TECHNOLOGY: LAS Intro to Computing
5-5:50 p.m., 1092 Lincoln Hall

Monday, September 11
ACADEMIC: So You’d Like to Pass Your Physics Exam…
3-3:50 p.m., 1002 Lincoln Hall

Monday, September 11
ACADEMIC: The Mindful Student: Discovering Your Strengths and Re-Imagining “Success”
4-5:30 p.m., 1028 Lincoln Hall

Thursday, September 14
ACADEMIC: Succeeding in MCB Core Courses
5-6:00 p.m., 1024 Lincoln Hall

Friday, September 15
TECHNOLOGY: LAS Intro to Computing
4:00-4:50 p.m., 1092 Lincoln Hall

Monday, September 18
CAREER: How to Sell Your LAS Degree at Career Fairs
4-4:50 p.m., 1092 Lincoln Hall

Wednesday, September 27
ACADEMIC: Succeeding in MCB Core Courses
5-6:00 p.m., 1024 Lincoln Hall


OCTOBER WORKSHOPS

Tuesday, October 3
ACADEMIC: My First Chemistry Exam Did Not Go Well, Now What?

Wednesday, October 4
ACADEMIC: Didn’t get the grade you wanted on your first ECON exam?
4-5:00 p.m., 1024 Lincoln Hall

Thursday, October 5
ACADEMIC: Mathematics: Succeeding in the Calculus Sequence
4-5:00 p.m., 1024 Lincoln Hall

Tuesday, October 10
ACADEMIC: My First Chemistry Exam Did Not Go Well, Now What?
4-5:20 p.m., 165 Noyes

Tuesday, October 10
ACADEMIC: Recovering from the multiple-choice blues in your Psychology courses
4-5:15 p.m., 215 Gregory Hall

Wednesday, October 11
CAREER: Thinking about Grad School but not sure where to start?  Coffee Chat
10 a.m. – Noon, 2040 Lincoln Hall

Thursday, October 12
ACADEMIC: So Your Physics Exam Didn’t Go As Well As You Hoped…
3-4:00 p.m., 1024 Lincoln Hall

Tuesday, October 17
CAREER: How to Sell Your LAS Degree at Career Fairs
3-3:50 p.m., 100 Gregory Hall

Wednesday, October 25
CAREER: Design Your Life + Career Workshop Series-Magic Armor Design Challenge
4:00-5:00 p.m., 2043 Lincoln Hall

Monday, October 30
CAREER: LAS 199-LAS in D.C. information session
4:00-5:00 p.m., 2043 Lincoln Hall


NOVEMBER WORKSHOPS

Wednesday, November 1
CAREER: Design Your Life + Career Workshop Series- Design Your Way Forward

3-4:00 p.m. 2043 Lincoln Hall

Wednesday, November 1
CAREER: How to Work the LAS in CU Internship Fair
 4-4:50 p.m., 1090 Lincoln Hall

Thursday, November 2
CAREER: Internship Essentials
4-4:50 p.m., 1002 Lincoln Hall

Tuesday, November 7
CAREER: Design Your Life + Career Workshop Series-Wayfinding Maps
4-5:00 p.m. 2043 Lincoln Hall

Tuesday, November 7
CAREER: LAS 199-LAS in D.C. information session
4:00-5:00 p.m., 2002 Lincoln Hall