Workshops and Events


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] (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!

Topic Date Time Room
Effective Learning Strategies Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12pm - 1pm H102
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12pm - 1pm H102
Essentials of Note-Taking Monday, February 10, 2020 1pm - 2pm E334
Wednesday, February 13, 2020  1pm - 2pm A205
Boosting Your Productivity Monday March 2, 2020  1pm - 2pm C233
Thursday, March 4, 2020  1pm - 2pm E334
Get Exam Ready!  Thursday,  March 19, 2020  1pm - 2pm E334
Monday, March 23, 2020 1pm - 2pm 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] (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. 

Study Jam

Study Jam is the BIGGEST study event of the semester!

Join us for a night of FREE academic support and wellness activities before exams.

Thursday, March 19, 2020
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Arnie, Fennell Campus

  • Drop-in tutoring
  • Math support
  • APA Support
  • ESL Conversation Club
  • Study Snacks
  • Prizes
  • Wellness Activities
  • ...And more!!


Visit the Study Jam event page for more information!

Conversation Club

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

Learning Support Centre, Room C122, Fennell Campus

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: 

Check back in July 2020 for session dates!


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


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


Join us on Wednesday, February 19 from 12:00pm - 4:00pm in room H102!

Register Here!


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