& Resource Center
West Chester University
224 Lawrence Center
West Chester, PA 19383
The Academic Success Workshop (ASW) is a program designed to teach students general study skills, class participation, and time management methods which are applicable to all courses and programs of study. It consists of four one-hour workshops facilitated by experienced tutors at various times over the course of four weeks. The ASW is offered twice per semester. If you are interested in attending a workshop, please contact the Graduate Assistant, Lauren Gluckman at 610-436-2187 or email LG670116@wcupa.edu.
Professors and Staff members may request sessions of the ASW to be presented at group meetings by contacting the Graduate Assistant at the number above.
Topics include: Time Management, Note Taking, Test Taking/Test Anxiety, and Short Essay Writing.
Notes for Summer and Fall:
1. JotNotPro (note taking) - After a picture of text is taken, the app turns it into a PDF file (costs 99 cents). 2. CourseSmart (textbooks) - Offers free iPhone app to read books purchased through its online service. 3. GoodReader and Evernote (scholarly article reading) - Allow readers to highlight and take notes on
any PDF saved to the system.