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Launchpad Student Success Center

Image of the Launchpad Student Success Center workshop series logo with rocket.Launch Workshop Series

Launchpad's "Launch Workshop Series" is designed to further support new students with their adjustment and transition into college life. We partner and collaborate with departments and resources to provide first-year students with tools to be successful at Tech!

The workshop series focuses on academic success, self improvement, development opportunities on- and off-campus, and preparing students to graduate "Career Ready".


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Fall 2020 Workshops

Date/Time Workshop Description Location/Type Register
September 9 @ 10am Central Navigating Online Courses Learn strategies and helpful tips for taking courses online and navigating online coursework. Virtual via Microsoft Teams REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP
September, 17 @ 10am Central Time Management Finding yourself burned out or without time to do your school work? This workshop introduces students to the importance of time management, provides helpful resources to manage your time better, and allows students to actively learn how to budget your time and balance your daily life. Virtual via Microsoft Teams Register for this Workshop
September, 22 @ 4:15pm Central Academic Planning Want to create a plan for your future? This workshop provides information on how to plan for your academic future and the resources on campus to help you get there.  Students will also have the opportunity to lay out an academic map and set personal goals for each semester.  Virtual via Microsoft Teams Register for this Workshop
September 30 @ 1:30pm Central Self-Care 101 Discover how you can reduce stress, eat healthy, and take care of yourself your first semester and while in college.  Virtual via Microsoft Teams  Register for this Workshop
October 6 @ 11am Central Time Management Finding yourself burned out or without time to do your school work? This workshop introduces students to the importance of time management, provides helpful resources to manage your time better, and allows students to actively learn how to budget your time and balance your daily life. TJ Farr 308 REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP
October 14 @ 9am Central Academic Planning Want to create a plan for your future? This workshop provides information on how to plan for your academic future and the resources on campus to help you get there.  Students will also have the opportunity to lay out an academic map and set personal goals for each semester.  TJ Farr 309  Register for this workshop
October 20 @ 2pm Central Navigating Online Courses Learn strategies and helpful tips for taking courses online and navigating online coursework.  TJ Farr 308 REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP
October 28 @ 9am Central Financial Awareness Need help budgeting your money or learning tips to be more financially responsible?  Come discover how to become more financially aware while in college. Virtual via Microsoft Teams  Register for this workshop
November 4 @ 1pm Central All About GPA Need help understanding your GPA? This workshop will show you how GPA works, an overview of the Tech grading system, the types of GPA, and why it is important to always know your GPA.  Students will also learn how to calculate GPA and weighted GPA for their semester coursework. TJ Farr 309 REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP
November 10 @ 3pm Central Self-Care 101 Discover how you can reduce stress, eat healthy, and take care of yourself your first semester and while in college.  TJ Farr 309 REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP
November 18 @ 12pm Central All About GPA Need help understanding your GPA? This workshop will show you how GPA works, an overview of the Tech grading system, the types of GPA, and why it is important to always know your GPA.  Students will also learn how to calculate GPA and weighted GPA for their semester coursework. Virtual via Microsoft Teams  REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP
December 1 @ 1:30pm Central Financial Awareness Need help budgeting your money or learning tips to be more financially responsible?  Come discover how to become more financially aware while in college. TJ Farr 308 REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP