Location: N112 Cougar Village I (building 563)
Length: 50 minutes. Please be on time. No admittance after 5 minutes past the hour.
Register: Workshop Signup
Online registration is necessary to obtain a spot. Problems registering? Call Laura Heidel 713-743-5439.
LAUNCH also offers individual academic counseling. Call 713-743-5411 to schedule an appointment. LAUNCH stands for Learning Advancements for Undergraduate Cougars of Houston.
Fall 2017 Workshops
|Week||Topic||Time 1||Time 2|
|1||Strategies for a Great Semester||Tu 8/22@4pm||Th 8/24@11am|
|2||Time Management||Mo 8/28@1pm||Th 8/31@2pm|
|3||College Level Reading||Tu 9/5@11am||Fr 9/7@1pm|
|4||Note Taking||We 9/13@1pm||Fr 9/15@10am|
|5||Improving Concentration||Mo 9/18@4pm||Th 9/21@2pm|
|6||Reading in STEM classes||Mo 9/25@11am||Th 9/28@1pm|
|7||Motivation||Tu 10/3@2pm||Th 10/5@11am|
|8||Test Preparation||Mo 10/9@1pm||Fr 10/13@11am|
|9||Test Anxiety Reduction||We 10/18@1pm||Th 10/19@2pm|
|10||Writing Better Research Papers||Tu 10/24@3pm||We 10/25@1pm|
|11||Overcoming Procrastination||Mo 10/30@4pm||Fr 11/3@10am|
|12||Goal Setting: Forming Habits||Tu 11/7@3pm||Th 11/9@11am|
|13||Learning Beyond Memorization||Mo 11/13@3pm||Th 11/16@2pm|
|14||Time Management||Mo 11/20@4pm||Tu 11/21@11am|
|15||Coping with Final Exams||Tu 11/28@3pm||Fr 12/1@11am|
**Workshops will be added when necessary throughout the semester. Please visit the "Workshops Signup" link on the LAUNCH website http://ussc.workshops.uh.edu for the most up to date information.
***Verification forms will be signed for the above workshops
These workshops meet weekly. Please plan to come to most/all sessions for greatest benefit.
Attention Deficit Disorder Workshop Series
Do you have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD or ADHD)? Then this workshop series is for you.
Learn new skills to help with concentration and time management, and get tips from other students in a fun, supportive atmosphere.
To register or ask questions contact Laura Heidel, Ph.D. at 713-743-5439 or email@example.com.
|ADHD: Time management Part 1||Tues., 9/5 @ 4 pm||Rm. N112, CV1|
|ADHD: Time management Part 2||Tues., 9/12 @ 4 pm||Rm N112|
|ADHD: Concentration Part 1||Tues., 9/19 @ 4 pm||Rm N112|
|ADHD: Concentration Part 2||Tues., 9/26 @ 4 pm||Rm N112|
|ADHD: Study Skills for your particular classes||Tues., 10/3 @ 4 pm||Rm N112|
|ADHD: Organizing your academic/home materials||Tues., 10/10 @ 4 pm||Rm N112|
Math Success Workshop Series
Feel nervous about math? Taking Math 1300, 1310, or 1330? This weekly workshop series is just for you.
Do you avoid math because of how it makes you feel? This might cause you to not study enough, exacerbating the situation. Come learn strategies to reduce math anxiety during the first 30 minutes, and then work problems with a tutor present for the last 30 minutes, giving you a chance to practice the strategies you just learned. This series meets in N112 CV1.
To register or to ask questions contact Laura Heidel, Ph.D., at 713-743-5439 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Math Autobiography and Introduction to Strategies||Thurs, 9/21 @ 12 pm||Rm. N109, CV1|
|Math Study Skill Inventory||Thurs, 9/28 @ 12 pm||Rm. N109|
|Math Affirmations and Positive Thinking||Thurs, 10/5 @ 12 pm||Rm. N109|
|Math Problem Solving||Thurs. 10/12 @ 12 pm||Rm. N109|
|Reducing Math Test Anxiety||Thurs 10/19 @ 12 pm||Rm. N109|