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Success Experts


Success Experts
The Success Experts presentations are mini sessions open to any USM student wanting some information about improving their academic skills. These sessions are approximately 30 minutes with one of the Center for Student Success staff members. These free sessions are hosted throughout the academic year in order to help students learn new strategies in managing their academic success.
Sessions will be hosted virtually as well as in person!

Join us in person in Cook Library, room 204!

Fall 2021 Success Experts Schedule

Time Management
Prioritization or procrastination?

September 14, 2021, 3:00pm
Ari'Anna Magee

Find yourself feeling like you don’t have enough hours in the day?  We can help!  Attend this session to learn more about how to prioritize your tasks to better manage your time!

Missed the session and still want the content? Watch a recording of this presentation by clicking here!

Stress Management
Stress and Anxiety Management

September 28, 2021 at noon.
Ashley Jones and Student Counseling Services

This session will teach participants ways to manage their stress and offer strategies for reducing anxiety.

Missed the session but still want the content? Just follow the link provided to view a recording of the event! Click here to view the recording!

Academic Success
Academic Success Resources

October 12, 2021 at 5:30pm
Ja'Len Husband

College can be hard and finding help can be difficult. Attend this session to find out where to get answers to your questions and where to go for help when you need it!

Registration is now open!
Study Cycle
Study Skills and the Study Cycle

October 26, 2021 at 9:30am
Holly Grider

Do you want to find a new way to study? Do you feel like you are not prepared for your classes and exams?  Come and learn about the study cycle and feel more confident in your courses.

Registration is now open!
Growth Mindset and Metacognition

November 9, 2021 at 11:00am
Lauren Bridges

Your mindset matters when it comes to education. Join us for a discussion on how your mindset may affect your ability to learn and grow.

Registration is now open!
Note-Taking Skills
Note-Taking Skills

November 23, 2021 at 4:00pm
Makalah Roseberry

Thinking about your thinking can be difficult and can make learning new things even more challenging. Let us help you challenge your thoughts and show you how to think about your thinking!

Registration is now open!
Test Taking Skills
Test-Taking Strategies

December 7, 2021 at 5:15pm
Katie McBride

Do you struggle with test taking?  Do you often feel like you completely forgot everything as soon as you see the test, even after you spent hours studying? Come and learn more about new ways to prepare for your tests and exams.

Registration is now open!


Contact Us

The Center for Student Success
Cook Library Room 138

Hattiesburg Campus

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