Advising Calendar

Calendar

Oct
17
Wed
Job and Internship Search Strategies @ Student Union (SU) - Pride & Tradition Room 330
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

80% of people find jobs or internships through people they know. Learn how to network and make connections with UB alumni and professionals. This skillshop is opened to everyone, no matter your major.

**Bring your laptop or tablet to this session.

Register by joining the Job and Internship Search Strategies event in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Location: 330 Student Union

Sponsored by: Career Services

Co-sponsored by The Graduate School

Can you Juggle? @ Student Union (SU) - Room 235
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Can you juggle? If your answer is no, then this workshop is for you! If you answer is yes, this workshop is also for you! Come learn about how having a growth mindset can help you achieve your goals while learning how to juggle in the process. You CAN do it – it’s all about your mindset!

Register via UBLinked

Presented by: Student Engagement

Year One Workshop: Study Smarter, Not Harder @ 306 Student Union
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Do you need to adjust how you’re studying in order to improve your learning and classroom performance?  This workshop is for you!  Assess what’s working and what’s not; learn some specific strategies for note-taking, reading, and studying; and leave with resources and personalized action steps to improve your academic success.

Register via UB Linked.

Location: 306 Student Union

Presented by: Orientation, Transition and Parent Programs

Year One Workshop: Balancing It All @ 306 Student Union
Oct 17 @ 6:54 pm – 7:54 pm

Skipping classes? Missing assignments? Can’t find time for all you need to do?  This workshop is for you!  Assess what’s working and what’s not, learn some specific strategies to help, and leave with resources and personalized action steps to get organized and make the most of your time.

Register via UB Linked.

Location: 306 Student Union

Presented by: Orientation, Transition and Parent Programs 

Oct
18
Thu
Learning to Learn in the College Environment @ Student Union (SU) - Pride & Tradition Room 330
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Overview of Tutoring services; supplemental instruction options; on-line tools for critical thinking, note-taking and study skills and how to effectively utilize these strategies an resources.
Attendees of this workshop will get a free copy of a the book 51 Tips for Academic Success.
Year One Workshop: Balancing It All @ 306 Student Union
Oct 18 @ 6:54 pm – 7:54 pm

Skipping classes? Missing assignments? Can’t find time for all you need to do?  This workshop is for you!  Assess what’s working and what’s not, learn some specific strategies to help, and leave with resources and personalized action steps to get organized and make the most of your time.

Register via UB Linked.

Location: 306 Student Union

Presented by: Orientation, Transition and Parent Programs 

Oct
19
Fri
All Level Meditation Group @ Student Union (SU)
Oct 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The benefits of practicing meditation include reduced stress, improved sleep, and a more focused mind.  This weekly meditation group teaches the fundamentals of mindfulness and meditation and provides students with various meditation techniques. Our group can reinforce your desire for a home practice or help you expand your skills, and will connect you with other students that meditate. All experience levels are welcome, but no experience is necessary.  We welcome students from all religious and non-religious traditions.  Join us for one group or come every week.  Come early if you are new to meditation or want one-on-one assistance with your practice.

Location: 228 Student Union

Presented by: Wellness Education Services
Co-sponsored by: the Graduate School

Oct
22
Mon
“It’s Not Me… It’s You”: Working with Difficult People @ Student Union (SU) - Room 235
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Using tips from the book, “Critical Conversations” and components of the True Colors activity, students will gain skills that involve working with difficult people in the classroom, workplace and personal relationships.

Register via UBLinked.

Presented by: Student Engagement 

Oct
23
Tue
Academic Planning & Registration 101 @ 201A Capen Hall
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A demonstration and explanation of the technology tools required for selecting classes, building a schedule, developing short and long term academic plans, and enrolling in classes each term.  An academic advisor will lead this workshop.

Location: 201A Capen Hall

Networking for Introverts @ Student Union (SU) - Pride & Tradition Room 330
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Strategies, tips, and advice for those who may feel a bit shy and nervous to talk to new people.

**Bring your laptop or tablet to this session.

Register by joining the Networking for Introverts event in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Location: 330 Student Union

Sponsored by: Career Services

Co-sponsored by The Graduate School