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Study Smarter, Not Harder: Strategies for Acing that Test

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Study Smarter, Not Harder

Are you ready for your upcoming exams? Join us for this interactive workshop where we will discuss effective learning and study skills, time management, and how to stay motivated while preparing for tests and assignments.

Participants will be able to:

  • Describe the connection between the Study Cycle and exam preparation
  • Set long-term academic goals to increase motivation after a poor test score
  • Assess the strengths and weaknesses of their personal study habits

This workshop is part of the Skills for Academic Success series which features effective strategies to advance your academic performance at GW. If you're looking for course-specific tutoring, course reviews, or resources to develop new study skills like time management and note taking, please check the Academic Commons website for short videos and other academic resources.

All sessions are free to GW students, faculty, staff, and alumni. GW has an institutional commitment to ensuring that all of our programs and events are accessible for all individuals. If you require any accommodations to participate in this event, please contact libraryevents@gwu.edu at least 72 business hours (3 business days) prior to the event.

In-person attendance of this workshop is open to GW students, faculty, and staff whose GWorld allows them to tap into Gelman Library. No visitors will be allowed into Gelman to attend this workshop. If you do not have access to Gelman, please attend online.