Academic Excellence

Academic Workshops

Step up to Success with our Group Workshops!

The Center for Academic Excellence currently offers virtual small-group workshops to provide undergraduate students with the foundational tools they need to succeed in their in-person, hybrid and online courses. These workshops are:

Time Management 101: Maximizing your Time while Social Distancing

This workshop will help students plan and prioritize their time while they balance the demands of what may be combinations of in-person, hybrid and online courses, as well as the complexities of social distancing as a student.  Strategies will include: how to create and maintain a productive yet restorative daily routine; skills for leveraging in-person and digital class times; building a comprehensive list of course assignments; and an overview of various tools to organize weekly, monthly, and full-semester responsibilities.

Study Strategies 101:  Adapting your Study Strategies to Various Learning Modalities

This workshop will address essential preparation and review strategies that college student can utilize in their study sessions. Attention will be given to both independent study techniques and those that can be used while collaborating with students via online, video platforms.  The strategies discussed can apply to a variety of subjects and will focus on active learning techniques that promote long-term recollection.

Undergraduate students can easily sign up for these workshops through the Student Success Connect app, accessible in the Hofstra Portal. Detailed instructions can be found here: How To Sign Up for CAE's Small-Group Workshops. If you have questions, please email cae@hofstra.edu.