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Toolkit for Student Success

This toolkit is to help freshman and existing students become more successful students. The tools have be gathered to help with non-subject specific skills that students should have to be able to excel in any class. If you need further assistance outside of these online resources and workshops, please contact our office. You can contact our office by phone at 513-727-3440, by email at, or come to our office in Johnston 1.

Chew On This Workshop Series

This workshop series will help you hone skills to become a better student. You do not need to attend all the workshops, please attend those you feel you need help in. All of our workshops for Fall 2017 are held from 12pm to 1pm in Johnston (TBD). Lunch and light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP at the forum hyperlinked below for food ordering purposes. Topics and dates are listed below.

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  • Note Taking Skills, Monday, September 11th

  • Reading Skills, Monday, September 18th

  • Time Management, Monday, September 25th

  • Computer Skills, Monday, October 2nd

  • Test Anxiety, Monday, October 9th

  • Study Skills, Monday, October 16th

Prep for Finals Workshop

This workshop will help you build skills to study and prep for finals effectively. The workshop will focus mainly on how to budget your time so your studying and projects get completed to the best of your abilities. Food and light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP at the forum hyperlink below for food ordering purposes.

Wednesday, November 29th from 12pm to 1pm in Johnston (TBD)


The fun side of finals spent with the Tutoring and Learning Center on the Hamilton Campus in Rentschler Library. There will be light refreshments provided to help stay focused while you study and there will also be free tutoring provided. Please contact Lois Brown at if you have any questions.

  • Thursday, December 7th from 6pm to 9pm
  • Saturday, December 9th from 12pm to 5pm
  • Sunday, December 10th from 3pm to 10pm

Can’t Come?

Then check out some useful online resources in the form of videos. These resources will help you gain the same kind of skills as if you had attend our workshop.