Event Time and Date

Tuesday, January 17 2017, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Excel in your courses.  In a small-group setting, explore a variety of topics including time management, lectures, seminars, academic essays, and exams.

Classroom B (ST230) in the Learning Commons of James A. Gibson Library

Event Categories:

Academic, Workshops & Skill Development, 一 CWC Personal Growth - A-Z Learning Services Workshop

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