ESP Workshops for All U of M Students

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 901.678.3551. You could also reach us via email.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Building Your Academic Skills

Tips & Techniques for Getting Better Grades

  • Tuesdays | 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM | Mitchell Hall 203
  • Wednesdays | 10:20 AM – 10:50 AM | Mitchell Hall 209
  • Thursdays | 4:15 PM – 4:45 PM  | Mitchell Hall 205

September 3rd – 5th | October 16th – 17th
Techniques for Studying - Processing and learning more effectively
September 10th – 12th | October 22nd – 24th
Techniques for Reading Faster - Learn ways for improving comprehension when you have limited reading time
September 17th – 19th | October 29th – 31st
Techniques for Learning Faster - Learn ways to connect lecture notes with readings while maximizing your study time
September 24th – 26th | November 5th – 7th
Tips for Taking Exams - Learn how to read the questions and make the best decisions to get the intended answer
October 1st – 3rd | November 12th – 14th
Tips and Tools for Exam Preparation - Learn how to prepare for upcoming exams using techniques and tips provided
October 8th – 10th 
Techniques to Improve Test Taking - Learn more test taking strategies, including ways to earn better scores and improve your grades

Workshops are open to all enrolled UofM students. For electronic copies of schedule email Dr. Eddie Yancey.