Workshops and Events

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Workshops & Events

Attend a workshop or event designed to support your academic success!

Keys to Success

Learn how to study smart and be successful - one badge at a time! The Keys to Success program allows students to learn new skills and habits to help them be successful for the semesters ahead.

Learn from Peers! Our Student Success Mentor will work with students to set goals, improve how to manage time, learn note taking and study strategies, and connect students with College resources. If you are interested in meeting with our Student Success Mentor please email lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca (subject: Meet%20with%20a%20Student%20Success%20Mentor)  

Learn online via eLearn, attend in-person workshops, or do both! 

Learn Online

Keys to Success is offered on e-Learn for your flexibility! You choose the badges - You choose the pace!

Register on eLearn Today!

  1. Choose "Keys to Success" on Open Offerings on eLearn.
  2. Take the Getting Started survey
  3. Select the badges that you are most interested in - or complete them all!

Earn 8 badges to receive an Acknowledgement of Completion!
 

Attend Workshops

Tired of looking at the computer? Would you rather speak to someone face-to-face? Join our workshops! 

Keys to Success workshops allow students to expand on, and learn new skills and habits to help them be successful for the semesters ahead. Registered in the eLearn course? Badges can be earned by attending the workshops too!

Workshops are held at the Fennell campus during common hourWorkshops are FREE! No Registration Required!

 

WORKSHOPS

Date

Topics

Time

Room

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Effective Learning Strategies

12 pm - 1 pm 

H102

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Essentials of Note-Taking

12 pm - 1 pm 

H102

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Boosting Your Productivity

12 pm - 1 pm 

H102

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Get Exam Ready! 

12 pm - 1 pm 

H102

 

One-to-One Appointments

Book an individual appointment with one of our Student Success Mentors to discuss any of the Keys to Success topics and receive personalized support! 

Email lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca (subject: Book%20an%20Appointment%20with%20a%20Student%20Success%20Mentor) or Book an Appointment by creating a tutoring account and select Student Success Mentor from the available schedules. 

Carpe Noctem

Carpe Noctem is the BIGGEST study event of the semester!

Join us for a night of FREE drop-in tutoring and academic support before exams.

Thursday, November 21, 2019
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Arnie, Fennell Campus

  • Open study spaces in the Arnie
  • Over 60 Peer Tutors
  • P.A.S.S. Sessions
  • ESL Conversation Club
  • Writing Centre Area
  • Photo Booth
  • Stress Relief Table
  • Campus Services and Resources 
  • FREE study snacks, FREE study supplies, PRIZES to be won!

PRIZES AND CONTESTS

Social Media Contest

 

 

 

 

 

Win a Gift Basket valued at over $150! 
 

Answer the question: Why are you excited to attend Carpe Noctem?

 

Use our hashtag #MoCarpeNoctem and tag @MohawkLSC on Twitter and Instagram for a chance to win!

 

Winner will be contacted over Social Media!

Colouring Contest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colour our Carpe Noctem colouring sheet and enter to win VIP seating for you and 3 friends!

A gift basket, study snacks and beverages served to you throughout the night!

 

Pick up a colouring sheet from the following locations beginning the week of February 25, 2019:

 

- Learning Support Centre (C122)

- The Library (H wing)

- Social Inc. (G122)

- MCACES (F114)

- Language and Cultural Centre (J137) 

- MSA (G Wing)

- Residence 

 

 

Submit by Friday, March 8, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.

 

Winner will be announced March 11, 2019

 

Download a copy of the Winter 2019 Colouring Contest Sheet

Passport Prize

 

 

 

 

 

Fill your passport at Carpe Noctem to win 1 of 5 gift baskets!

Grab your passport at the door, visit the resource tables, and submit to win! (Passport stations open from 4 - 8 pm) 

 

Winners will be drawn and announced the following day


Check out our Twitter and Instagram @MohawkLSC to view the prizes!

Over 400 students seized the night with us last winter! Will you seize the night with us?

Check Out Past Events

Conversation Club

Practice your English!
Come to the Conversation Club and improve your speaking and listening skills!

Location:
Learning Support Centre, Room C122, Fennell Campus

Time:
Wednesdays at Common Hour, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm and Thursdays 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Mature Student Meet & Mingle

The Mature Student Meet & Mingle is a FREE student success session designed to support mature students transitioning into college.

Come to Start Smart and stay for the Mature Student Meet & Mingle session! 

Mature students have a unique set of needs and challenges; at our Meet & Mingle session, meet students and staff that can aid in your transition to college. Participants can expect:

  • A welcome from Student Success staff
  • Mingle with Mature Students
  • Meet College Resources

 

 

Upcoming Sessions

Thursday, July 25, 3:00-4:30 pm, room A222
Thursday, August 29, 3:00-4:30 pm, room A222

 

Have a question? Email lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca (subject: Question%20About%20the%20Mature%20Student%20Meet%20%26%20Mingle)

Rebound

Rebound is a great way for students to refocus, recharge, and refresh their academic skills over Reading Week. Your Student Success Mentors will facilitate this full-day workshop, along with expert guest speakers, to explore success strategies such as:

  • Goal setting and prioritization
  • Time, work, and self-management
  • Adapting to your learning style
  • Building your Study Skills Toolkit
  • Stress and anxiety reduction
  • Staying motivated
  • Learning about college resources

 

Register Today at http://mohawkcollege.ca/rebound

Have a question? Email lsc [at] mohawkcollege.ca (subject: Question%20About%20the%20Mature%20Student%20Meet%20%26%20Mingle)