EOP Fall 2019 Workshops


Throughout the year, EOP provides a variety of workshops designed to meet the specific needs of our students. Our Enrichment Workshops cover a wide range of topics that will allow you to explore and think about how to maximize your experience at Cal State LA. EOP students must attend a minimum of three Enrichment Workshops per semester. At the conclusion of your participation, you will be provided a blue slip verifying your attendance which you can submit to the EOP office. In addition, if you are experiencing academic challenges, EOP offers an Academic Success Workshop series.

Study Night Series (Lizette Sotelo)

The purpose of Growth Zone "Study Night" is to promote independent and peer to peer studying. This event fosters a judgement free environment that promotes the importance of effort while using learning strategies to better prepare for exams.

All sessions take place:
Time: 5 – 8 p.m.
Location: Library North 2014

Sign-up for one or all of the following dates: 

Major Department Introduction Forum (Trisha Brewster)

The purpose of this program is to introduce students to six colleges at Cal State LA.

All sessions take place:
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Mus 208

Sign up for one of the following:

  • September 25: College of Business and Economics (CBE) & College of Arts & Letters (A&L)
  • October 9: College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology (ECST) & Charter College of Education (CCOE)
  • October 16: College of Natural and Social Sciences & The College of Health and Human Services


Spring 2020 SI Info Sessions

Students will be provided information related to academic support linked to their Spring precalculus course, 1082 or 1083. EOP "Transition Day" studetns will learn about the SI program, its purpose, goals and objectives. Students will be provided a schedule with paired course infomartion to be used during priority registration.

Sessions will take place:
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Fine Arts 218

Sign up for one of the following:

Session will take place:
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Location: Fine Arts 219

Time Management and Study Skills Workshop (Tanya)

Come learn various strategies that will help you develop your critical thinking skills and manage your time. After attending this workshop, you will have an increased understading on how to maintain a master time schedule that will allow you to balance your academic and personal responsabilities. All attendees will receive a study skills pack with educational essentials that will support their academic success.

All sessions take place:
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Location: KH B1017

Sign up for one of the following:

Rebuilding Your Brains Series: "Falling Forward workshop" (Lizette Sotelo)

  • Session 1 | Date: Friday, October 11 | Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Location: KH B1019

The purpose of the Growth Zone's Rebuilding Your Brains Series: "The AfterMATH Aspiration workshop" is to reflect on exam outcomes and develop an action plan for future exams

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Presenting Yourself Professionally via Email and Voicemail (Gregorio Alcantar)

  • Session 1 | Date: Tuesday, October 15 | Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Location: KH B2014


Priority Registration Workshop (Alisa Carithers)

  • Session 1 | Date: Friday, October 18 | Time: 2:50 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. | Location: SH 358B

As you likely have questions about your semester classes, attend the Priority Registration Workshop to learn what classes you may take and how to register! Feel free to bring a laptop (if available) as there will be time to add classes on GET. Whether you bring a laptop or simply write your chosen classes on paper, an EOP Counselor will check your schedule on the spot!


Cohort Check-in with Trisha 

  • Session 1 | Date: Friday, November 1 | Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Location: SH 162

Meet and Greet with Counselor Trisha Brewster


Impostor Syndrome: How do I Manage My First Semester? Panel (Alisa Carithers)

  • Session 1 | Date: Tuesday, November 5 | Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Location: Library North-Community Room 131

It is not uncommon to sometimes feel like you don’t belong, doubt your major, or even question if college is right for you. Hear from our EOP Junior/Senior panel, who also experienced what is often referred to as “impostor syndrome”, and how they navigated to a more motivated, purposeful and “passionate” space throughout their academic careers! Collaboration and commentary/moderation by Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS).