Workshops

Academic Success 1L Workshop #1: Time Management & Effective Study Strategies

Workshop #1 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Tuesday, January 22, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section C/E: Wednesday, January 23, 3:30pm – 4:20pm (WH-131)
Section B: Thursday, January 24, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)

Workshop Description:

    • Failing to plan is planning to fail! Get off to the right start by joining Academic Success and Bar Programs and learn how to create an effective study schedule that maximizes opportunities for learning, memorization, and practice throughout the semester.  

Academic Success 1L Workshop #2: Outlining

Workshop #2 Dates & Times

Section C/E: Wednesday, February 6, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section A/B/E: Thursday, February 7, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)

Workshop Description:

    • A good outline is worth its weight in gold (especially when it comes time for exams)! Join Academic Success and Bar Programs at the Outlining Workshop to learn the “why,” “when,” and “how,” of creating outlines for your casebook courses.  

Academic Success 1L Workshop #3: From Outlining to IRAC

Workshop #3 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Monday, Febraury 11, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section C/E: Thursday, February 12, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section B: Thursday, February 14, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-Grace Courtroom)

 Workshop Description:

    • Much of exam success is dependent on how well you spot and handle issues. The infamous “IRAC” is a valuable took to aid in the organization of analysis. Join Academic Success and Bar Programs to learn to create prewriting outlines for essay exams and unravel the mysteries of IRAC and sub-IRAC.

Academic Success 1L Workshop #4: Essay Writing (Analysis)

Workshop #4 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Tuesday, March 12, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section C/E: Wednesday, March 13, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section B: Thursday, March 14, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)

 Workshop Description:

    • Analysis is the heart of any essay exam, and oftentimes, can make or break your grade. Join Academic Success and Bar Programs to learn how to identify and remedy common analysis problem, practice effective self-assessment strategies, and more.   

Academic Success 1L Workshop #5: Advanced Essay Writing

Workshop #5 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Tuesday, March 19, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-Grace Courtroom)
Section C/E: Wednesday, March 20, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-Grace Courtroom)
Section B: Thursday, March 21, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-Grace Courtroom)

 Workshop Description:

    • It’s no coincidence that “analysis” starts with an “A.” This is where most points on essay exam tend to be earned or lost. Join Academic Success and Bar Programs to review strategies for making your analysis the best in can be. This workshop will cover strategies for drafting inferential reasoning, raising and explaining ambiguities, and more.  

Academic Success 1L Workshop #6: Multiple Choice

Workshop #6 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Monday, March 25, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section C/E: Tuesday, March 26, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section B: Thursday, March 28, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)

Workshop Description:

    • Failing to plan is planning to fail! Get off to the right start by joining Academic Success and Bar Programs and learn how to create an effective study schedule that maximizes opportunities for learning, memorization, and practice throughout the semester.  

Academic Success 1L Workshop #7: Preparing for finals

Workshop #6 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Monday, April 15, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section C/E: Tuesday, April 16, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)
Section B: Wednesday, April 17, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH-131)

Workshop Description:

    • Failing to plan is planning to fail! Get off to the right start by joining Academic Success and Bar Programs and learn how to create an effective study schedule that maximizes opportunities for learning, memorization, and practice throughout the semester.