Academic Success Workshop

Academic Success Workshop Poster
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm

You're invited to a workshop on academic success!

What you will learn:
- How to identify the roadblocks holding you back from academic success

- Where you can find support on campus and how we can help you overcome the barriers to your academic success

- How to effectively navigate academic policies and options

- How to manage your time and deal with procrastination

- What are the top two things you can do immediately to get back on track

Presented by Claire Bartleman, Program Assistant, First Year Student Initiatives, Writing & Learning Centre along with James Morrow and Leiko Shimizu, Student Advisors from the Student Advising Centre.

Lunch will be provided!

Please let us know you are coming by following the link provided by December 4, 2014

Venue & Address: 
OCAD University, Writing & Learning Centre, Room 1510a, 113 McCaul Street
Website: 
http://www.ocadu.ca/services/academic-advising/academic-success-session.htm
Email: 
advising@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext 4022
Cost: 
Free!

Writing Resources

Art writing books available at the library
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 2:00pm to Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 10:45pm

A short guide to the best library resources for writing academic essays about art, design, and any other research topics.

Looking for some help with your essay assignments? The OCAD U library's November book display highlights writing resources in the collection. This includes guides to academic writing, guides to writing about art and design, collections of example essays, and encyclopedias and dictionaries for critical concepts and vocabulary. To accompany the display, a short online guide to the best library resources for writing can be found online at: http://ocad.libguides.com/writingresources

Venue & Address: 
OCAD U Library 113 McCaul St. Room 1215
Website: 
http://ocad.libguides.com/writingresources
Email: 
sbutterill@ocadu.ca; dpayne@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext. 334 (reference desk)
Cost: 
Feel FREE to sign-out any books with a valid OCAD U ID card!