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 Jennifer.Vieley@heartland.edu or 309-268-8055.
Spring 2018 Workshops:
|January 22, 2018||Becoming an Active Reader||Academic Success|
|January 29, 2018||Enhancing Your Study Strategies||Academic Success|
|February 5, 2018||Improving Test Performance||Academic Success|
|February 12, 2018||Developing Critical Thinking Skills||Academic Success|
|February 19, 2018||Gaining Information Literacy||Academic Success|
|February 26, 2018||Developing Research Skills||Academic Success|
|March 5, 2018||Learning for A Lifetime||Academic Success|
|March 19, 2018||Exploring Career Interests and Skills||Career Success|
|March 26, 2018||Exploring Personality and Values||Career Success|
|April 2, 2018||Deciding on A College Major||Career Success|
|April 9, 2018||Navigating the College Selection Process||Career Success|
|April 16, 2018||Developing your Leadership Skills||Career Success|
|April 23, 2018||Understanding the Job Search Process||Career Success|
|April 30, 2018||Writing A Resume||Career Success|
|May 7, 2018||Developing Interview Skills||Career Success|
All GPS Workshops are in ICN 1002 from 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM.
Summer 2018 Workshops:
|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.