Student Success Services Calendar of Events

SPRING 2020 

Please email your mentor and and let them know which events you plan to attend. OspreyAdvantage credits are available to all attendees. Thank you!


Date Events  Location Day/Time
01/16/20 Orientation - For first-time freshmen and transfer students Galloway Campus, Room L-112 


8:30 am - 11:30 am

01/22/20 Student Success Services Welcome Back Social CC Board of Trustees Room


4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Effective Note Taking Workshop

Note taking provides you with direction, keeps you organized, and helps  you do a better job of listening while in class.

Presenter: Dr. Nazia Kazi, Faculty, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

CC Conference Room 2

Monday, 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm


Time Management Workshop

This worksho helps students examine the habits of successful people and discuss how to most effectively manage their time in an entertaining and fun workshop. Helpful advice is given for prioritizing, planning and goal setting. 

Presenter: Mr.  John Iacovelli, Higher Education Student Assistance Authority 

CC Conference Room 2

Tuesday, 3:30 pm

-4:30 pm


Student Success Services Group Meeting with T. Itaas

CC Conference 5

Tuesday,  6 pm - 7 pm


Goal Setting Workshop 
Pave your way to success by learning how to layout meaningful short and long term goals. At the session, you’ll learn about personal habits that provide a good foundation for goal setting as well as a proven formula for creating effective goals. This information will provide you with a good foundation for maximizing your success in college, your career, and your personal life.

Presenter:  Mr. Robert Morris, Faculty,  School of General Studies

CC Conference Room 3


4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Transfer Student Q and A Panel Event

Learn more  about academic policies, expectations, resources, and processes to help you make well-informed choices as a transfer student.

Hosted by: Office of Financial Aid, Office of Academic Advising and Office of Student Transition Programs

CC  Conference Room 5

Monday, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

 02/06/20  Overcoming Test Anxiety Workshop

Learn the causes and effects of anxiety. This session will help you identify symptoms people experience as a result of anxiety and positive ways to manage it.

Presenter: Nathan Morell, Assistant Director of Counseling Services


 College is Tough, but You're Tougher 

A workshop on grit and resilience.

Presenter:  Giancarlo Brugnolo, Associate Director of Event Services & Campus Center Operations

 CC  Conference Room 3  Monday, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Thriving In College Workshop
Learn strategies on how to thrive in college with a lot of positive psychology/holistic focused wellness information that is focused on your social and emotional health.

Presenter: Nathan Morell, Assistant Director of Counseling Services

TBD Monday,

Student Success ServicesGroup Meeting with T. Itaas

CC  Conference Room 5 Monday, 6 pm - 7 pm

Success Strategies for International Students

Presenter:  Dr. Quynh Nguyen,  Faculty, School of Business

CC  Conference Room 1 Tuesday, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

 Personal Budgeting Workshop
This presentation will focus on how students can put together a personal budget which includes strategies for paying off student loans, credit cards, consumer loans, etc.

Presenter:  Tristan Stoltzfus, Office of Human Resources

CC  Conference Room 2 Wednesday, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

After Graduation: Next Steps

Preparation, confidence and determination should help you find a career path and the right job. Mark your calendar and attend this workshop! 

Presenter:  Dr. Helana  Girgis, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

CC  Conference Room 2 Tuesday, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Student Success Services Group Meeting with T. Itaas


CC Conference 5


6 pm -7 pm