Student Success Workshops

Need help with library skills?

MiraCosta Library Welcome & Tour
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Bienvenidos! Bienvenue! Willkommen! WELCOME! Come meet a MiraCosta Faculty Librarian and take a quick tour of library services and resources that you'll be using for most (if not all)of your classes.

Finding Scholarly Articles
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Did you know that the MiraCosta Library subscribes to more than 35,000 individual magazines, newspapers, and academic journals?! Come meet a MiraCosta Faculty Librarian and get a quick introduction on how to access millions of articles for fun or for research papers!

The Citation Struggle is Real
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Are in-text references and end-of-page citations giving you the assignment blues? Have no fear . . .LIBRARIANS ARE HERE!!! Bring your research paper drafts and sources t this drop-in workshop where knowledgeable MiraCosta Librarians will help you fix your citations.

Need help with skills for an online class, online platform or specific computer program?

Student Orientation to Online Learning
Presenter: Sean Davis
Are you taking an online or hybrid class this fall? Uncertain about what it takes to be a successful online student? Whether it's your first online class or you already have some experience, this one hour session will help you practice key skills and make you aware of important resources available to help you be your best online!

Need help with a specific student success skill?

Yoga on the Green
Presenters: MiraCosta Yoga Interns
Join us for a gentle yoga flow led by MiraCosta yoga interns to promote relaxation and enhance overall wellness. No experience needed as the class will offer modifications for both new and experienced yoga practitioners. Please bring your own mat/towel, sun protection, and water.

Overcoming Math Anxiety
Presenters: Leila Safaralian & Karina Duarte-Braunstein
Do you have math anxiety? Learn how to succeed in math and how to deal with math anxiety. In this workshop, presented by a math instructor and a counselor, you will learn about:  how the brain works, learning styles, smart choices, mathematical mindset, success strategies, homework hints, managing math anxiety, stress reduction techniques, and test taking tips.

Minimize Stress, Calm Your Senses, Focus on Success
Presenter: Edward Pohlert
Does stress get in the way of your academic success?  Come and join us for an interactive workshop that identifies key stress relief strategies for college students.  Do it now before midterms and finals take over your world!