October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Join us on a journey of healing and empowerment as participants share their stories of survival on T-shirts to be displayed throughout the University-Student Union Plaza. These powerful stories will continue to be used to tell the stories of those who have overcome domestic violence.
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for college students who plan to pursue careers in government or public service. This includes careers in government, education, nonprofit, public interest/advocacy, social work, healthcare, etc. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government.
Preparing for and taking tests is an anxiety-producing experience for many college students. Being an effective test-taker involves more than just knowing the subject matter, it involves knowing and applying test-taking skills. This presentation will offer some suggestions for reducing this anxiety through learning effective test-taking skills.
Taking notes from lectures may present many challenges for college students: not having an organized system for taking notes, not being able to keep up with the instructor, not knowing what to write down, and not having an effective and efficient means to study the lecture notes. This presentation will offer some suggestions for meeting these challenges.