Previous Presentations/Workshops

Previous Presentations and Workshops

Couldn't make it to one of our workshops? That's ok! When possible, we'll be saving any salient powerpoints, handouts, and educational materials on this page, so even if you can't come to a particular session, you'll still have the information at your fingertips.


Getting a Head Start on Your BA Paper

Learn some great tips from the Library about research and getting organized for writing your BA.  Check out the workshop presentation in the link above, or this Zotero Quickstart Guide or these Search Strategies.  In addition, many of the web tutorials discussed can be found on the Library YouTube channel.


How to Adult: A Two Part Workshop Series on Financial Planning 

This workshop covers the basics needed to understand your first job offer as well as plan for retirement. It was from a presentation by Moneythink!

 


Study Abroad

Wondering what happens to your financial aid when you study abroad? Concerned about affording the experience? This presentation answers those questions and many more. 

Budgeting for Study Abroad 2016 .pdf

We have also compiled a list of available scholarships and grants to subsidize the cost of studying abroad. Click HERE to learn more! 


Letters of Recommendation

Whether you're applying for nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships or thinking about graduate school, you'll need strong letters of recommendation! Click the link above to learn what makes a strong letter, how to identify recommenders, and how to best ask someone to write on your behalf. 


Moving Off Campus

Wondering how your financial aid will be impacted if you move off campus? Want to know how to budget for it? Click on the presentation below to answer all these questions!

We also have a student budget template here.


Questions?

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