Spring 2020 Workshop Series

All students are welcome to attend the workshops. 

If you are attending the workshops to fulfill an academic probation requirement please refer to your letter or academic advisor for instructions. Your sign-in at the end of the workshop will be submitted to your academic advisor as proof of your attendance. 

Please arrive on time to ensure that you have a spot. Latecomers will kindly be turned away and asked to attend a workshop at a different date and time to ensure they do not miss important content. 

If you have any questions please call 973-353-5608.

 

Spring 2020 Workshop Schedule and Descriptions 

 

Learning the Basics: Finding Sources 
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 2:30-3:30pm
Hill Hall 103

All papers need sources. However, it can be difficult to know which ones to use and how to best utilize them. At this workshop, you will learn the following: 1) the various types of resources that can count as credible sources, 2) the difference between scholarly and peer-reviewed journals and 3) how to find credible and reliable sources. Register here.     

Learn How to Deal with Test Anxiety 
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 2:30-3:30pm  
Hill Hall 103

Midterms are here! Just reading that sentence can produce anxiety in some. Did you know stress can be counterproductive and negatively impact academic performance? Did you know there are ways to address your stress so you can do better on your exams? This workshop goes over strategies students can implement into their lives to help relieve stress and to better prepare and be more confident test-takers. Register here.          

 

Workshop Accessibility

RU-N values the diversity of all its members and strives for complete access and inclusion. For any concerns related to barriers based on disability, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexuality, or any other identity status or to request an accommodation, please contact learning center staff at 973-353-5608.