Student Success Series

Student Success Series Fall 2017


Mindset Matters: Preparing for Better Grades

Date: August 28th 
Time: 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.
Location: Luckyday Multipurpose Room

Refocus your own beliefs about your skills, abilities, and potential. Changing perspectives can determine what makes or breaks a goal!


Money Talks: Manage Your College Funds Responsibly (GEWW Reunion!)

Date: September 12th
Time: 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.
Location: Cook Library Art Gallery

Come meet with Southern Miss staff to discuss financial literacy and how to create a budget. You’ll also have a chance to discuss your loans, scholarships and other ways to pay for school.


Advising 101: Preparing for the Next Semester

Date: October 2nd – 31st
Time: 11 A.M. – 1 P.M. 
Location: Various Locations

Summary: Meet one-on-one with Southern Miss staff to get your advising questions answered. Learn more about advising, majors, adding/dropping classes and how to create your schedule.


Eagles in Action: Civic Engagement on Campus

Date: Homecoming Week
Details to be announced
In partnership with CCE and SGA

Interested in giving back to your community? Participate in a campus-wide community service project during Homecoming.


Study Smarter: How to Avoid Cramming (GEWW Reunion!)

Date: October 23rd
Time: 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.
Location: Cook Library Art Gallery

Learn how good note-taking and the study cycle will prepare you for better grades in every class.


End the Juggle Struggle: Managing the Busyness of College

Date: October 30th
Time: 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.
Location: Luckyday Multi-Purpose Room

Find ways to organize your study sessions and make the most of your time. Join us for tips and strategies in time management and how to avoid procrastination.


My Southern Miss: Creating an Inclusive Campus (GEWW Reunion!)

Date: November 13th
Time: 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.
Cook Library Art Gallery

Help us build bridges through a discussion on diversity and how to embrace all members of our community.


Stress Less Week

Proposed Date: Week of November 27th
Time: 10 A.M. – 2 P.M.
Location: Shoemaker Square

Join the Southern Miss community and work on reducing stress before finals. Enjoy puzzles, coloring books, nutrition education, and puppy playtime!