Fall 2019 Workshops

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

Workshop #1 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Monday, August 26, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)
Section C/E: Tuesday, August 27, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)
Section B: Wednesday, August 28, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)
Section E: Thursday, August 29, 7:30pm - 8:20pm (WH - 2A)

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: Case Reading and Briefing

Workshop #2 Dates & Times

Section C/E: Tuesday, September 3, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)
Section B: Wednesday, September 4, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom) 
Section A/E: Thursday, September 5, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)

Workshop Description:

    • Join ASBP for the opportunity to learn and practice some strategies for reading cases more efficient and effective. This workshop will also cover strategies for drafting accurate and concise case briefs.

Academic Success 1L Workshop #3: Outlining

Workshop #3 Dates & Times

Section A/E: Monday, September 16, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)
Section C/E: Tuesday, September 17, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)
Section B: Thursday, September 19, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)

 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 #4: From Outlining to IRAC

Workshop #4 Dates & Times

All Sections: Tuesday, September 24, 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 #5: Essay Writing (Analysis)

Workshop #5 Dates & Times

All Sections: Tuesday, October 1, 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

All Sections: Tuesday, October 15, 4:30pm – 5:20pm (WH - Grace Courtroom)

Workshop Description:

    • A, B, C, or D? All of the above or none of the above? Join Academic Success and Bar Programs to learn some basic strategies and tactics for approaching multiple choice questions, how to diagnose and remedy common multiple choice problems, and more.