Student Workshops

Special workshops covering a variety of topics are offered each term. An overview of each workshop is provided.

Workshop Schedule, Fall Semester 2016

Warner Robins Campus

Warner Robins Workshops Workshop Date
Student Navigator Workshop Wednesday, August 17, 2016 (9:15 am)
Get Better Grades! Thursday, August 25, 2016
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Study Smarter, Not Harder Thursday, September 1, 2016
There's No Right Way or Wrong Way to Learn Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Thursday, October 27, 2016
What Do You Think? (New) Thursday, September 8, 2016
Thursday, November 3, 2016
TKO (Test Knock Out) Thursday, September 15, 2016
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Introduction to GALILEO and Citing Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Write Your Way to Better Grades Thursday, September 22, 2016
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Get Recharged! Thursday, September 29, 2016
Thursday, December 1, 2016
Read to Succeed Thursday, October 6, 2016

For more information on Warner Robins workshops, contact (478) 218-3727.


Macon Campus

Macon Workshops Workshop Date
There's No Right Way or Wrong Way to Learn Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Study Smarter, Not Harder Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Get Better Grades! Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Read to Succeed/Skimming and Scanning Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Test Stress/Test Taking Strategies Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Get Recharged Tuesday, November 8, 2016

For more information on Macon workshops, contact (478) 757-3674


Milledgeville Campus

Milledgeville Workshops Workshop Date
No Right or Wrong Way to Learn Monday, August 22, 2016
Study Smarter, Not Harder Monday, September 12, 2016
Read to Succeed/Skimming and Scanning Monday, September 26, 2016
Test Stress/Test Taking Strategies Monday, October 10, 2016
Getting Recharged Monday, October 24, 2016

For more information on Milledgeville workshops, contact (478) 445-2343.


Overview of Workshops

Overview of the Getting Started with Computers Workshop

Log onto Windows and access college programs:

  • MyMail
  • Banner
  • Student Portal
  • DegreeWorks
  • Etc.
Overview of the ANGEL is Gone, Blackboard is Here Workshop

Designed to give students additional support following Blackboard Student Orientation

Overview of the Let's Talk! Workshop

Communicate effectively with faculty/staff for college success.

Overview of the Expectations for Health Science Students Workshop

Learn about responsibility, organization, ethics, and other job skills.

Overview of the Get Better Grades Workshop

Learn to develop a study schedule and take good notes.

Overview of the Computer File Management Workshop

Store and manage files safely using CGTC's J-Drive

Overview of the Computer File Management Workshop

Access database information and create citations for papers using the GALILEO citation feature and other devices

Overview of the Read to Succeed Workshop

Understand (comprehend) what you read

Overview of the Incredible Resources Workshop

Choose the best Internet sites to support your paper and give credit to references

Overview of the Write Your Way to Better Grades Workshop

Improve writing skills to meet course expectations

Overview of the Study Smarter, NOT Harder Workshop
In this workshop, students will learn the importance of developing effective study habits, which are extremely necessary in a college environment. Several tips will be addressed, including the following:

  • Attending class helps students to retain the material.
  • Taking notes provides positive results-Most of the material discussed in class is forgotten within the first 24 hours if not reviewed.
  • Other topics such as critical thinking, study groups, time management, note cards, and maintaining a positive attitude are discussed.
Overview of the Test Stress? Workshop

Manage test anxiety and perform better on tests

Overview of the There's No Right Way or Wrong Way to Learn Workshop

Understand how you learn and how your learning style connects with different teaching styles

Overview of the TKO (Test Knock Out) Workshop

Master any test and get better grades

Overview of the May I Have Your Attention Please? Workshop

Set goals, manage time, and effectively use smart devices, Facebook, and other social media sites

Overview of the Get Recharged! Finish the Semester Strong Workshop

Strategies and tips

Overview of the What Do You Think? Workshop

Understand how critical thinking skills help you to learn, approach situations, and make decisions.

For more information contact the Academic Success Center – (478) 757-3674

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