ESP Workshops for All U of M Students

All ESP Workshops will be held in Brister Hall. Each Workshop focuses on a specific academic issue which can help participants get better in areas such as studying, reading, writing, memory, test-preparation, test-taking, and more. For more information about our workshops, call 901.678.2704 or 901.678.5226. You could also reach us via email at esp@memphis.edu.

Tips + Techniques + Tools = Best Grades

• Mondays 10:20 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Brister Hall 202
• Tuesdays 11:20 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Brister Hall 202
• Wednesdays 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Brister Hall 202
• Thursdays 4:00 p.m. - 4:55 p.m. Brister Hall 202

Sept. 11-14: Techniques for Learning Faster - Learn ways to connect lecture notes with readings while maximizing your study time
Sept. 18-21: Creative Ways to Enjoy Class - Learn tips on how to stay focused, get more out of lectures, and fully participate during class
Sept. 25-28: Tips for Using Class Notes - Learn ways to use your class notes to learn concepts from lecture
Oct. 2-5: Practical Critical Thinking Skills - Become aware of your thinking and learn techniques for critical thinking
Oct. 9-12: Tips for Highlighting Books - Learn to pick out the important elements of the assignment and how you can talk back to the author
Oct. 23-26: Techniques for Reading Faster - Learn ways for improving comprehension when you have limited reading time
Oct. 30-Nov 3: Techniques for Learning Faster - Learn ways to connect lecture notes with readings while maximizing your study time
Nov. 6-9: Tips for Taking Exams - Learn how to read the questions and make the best decisions to get the intended answer
Nov. 13-16: Tips and Tools for Exam Preparation - Learn how to prepare for upcoming exams using techniques and tips provided
Nov. 27-30: Techniques to Improve Test Taking - Learn more test taking strategies, including ways to earn better scores and improve your grades/GPA

To download a Workshop Schedule calendar click here