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GPS Workshops

You can earn free college credit and learn how to be a successful student at the same time!  Heartland offers a free workshop series called GPS, Guided Path to Success.  You can learn time management skills, find out about what career would be right for you, and many other strategies that can help you be successful.  You can attend as many or as few as you like.  To earn college credit you need to attend and participate in a minimum of eight different workshops and complete nine after assignments. 

 If you have any questions, contact: Jen Vieley at or 309-268-8055. 

Summer 2018 Workshops:

Date Topic Success Focus
May 30, 2018 Becoming an Active Student Academic Success
June 6, 2018 Mastering Time Management Academic Success
June 13, 2018 Exploring Your Learning Preferences Academic Success
June 20, 2018 Becoming an Active Reader Academic Success
June 27, 2018 Enhancing Your Study Strategies Academic Success
July 11, 2018 Valuing Interdependence Personal Success
July 18, 2018 Improving Test Performance Academic Success
July 25, 2018 Developing Research Skills Academic Success
August 1, 2018 Learning for a Lifetime Academic Success
August 8, 2018 Understanding Civic Responsibility Personal Success

All GPS Workshops are in ICN 1002  from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM.

Contact Us

Student Support Services
2400 Student Commons Building
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8410
Fax: 309-268-7986

Amy Pawlik

 Dean of Student Support Services
Office: SCB 2406
Phone: 309-268-8238

Dawn Berry

Division Secretary-Student Support Services
Office: SCB 2400
Phone: 309-268-8381