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Student Success Workshops

A chance to learn - and win!

Columbus State offers a variety of workshops designed to provide students with skills to help them succeed in college and beyond. Workshops are a collaboration between faculty and staff facilitators, combining their expertise to present timely topics relevant to student success. Each workshop you attend will provide new knowledge and skills to assist in your educational journey. 

Register for these workshops in CougarConnect, and be sure to check in at the event so your attendance is recorded in your co-curricular transcript.

Students who attend and sign in at February Success Week workshops at the Columbus Campus, Delaware Campus, and regional learning centers will be entered into the raffle for a laptop.

Columbus Campus Success Week: February 3-6 

ALL workshops will be held in the Library Media Studio (CO-111).

Columbus State Finance majors on site each day beginning at noon for personal assistance with budgeting, credit scores, and financial apps.

Specific workshop dates, titles and times will be posted by January 24.

Monday Feb. 3

9:00-9:50

Lauren Merante & Ron Elizaga
Keeping your Financial Aid

10:00-10:50

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

11:00-11:50

Shawn Casey & Lorien Anderson (Library)
Writing for Success

12:00-12:50

Richard Kane and Ashley Abbott SC and David Tom
Handling Difficult Conversations and Situations

1-1:50

Lisa Cerrato
Medical Identity Theft: Don't let it happen to you!

2:00-2:50

Jon Krabill and Stephanie Hall (Grants)
Entrepreneurship Across CSCC

3:00-3:50

Richard Kane and Ashley Abbott SC and David Tom
Handling Difficult Conversations and Situations

4:00-4:50

Jackie Lovelace
Renting your first home

5:00-6:00

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

Tuesday Feb. 4

9:00-9:50

Shawn Casey & Lorien Anderson (Library)
Writing for Success

10:00-10:50

Amy Hawkins and Jennifer Mccord
Getting Started with LinkedIn

11:00-11:50

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

12:00-12:50

Jeanette Ferguson & Lynn Geise
Study Skills for the Sciences

1-1:50

Crystal Clark & Katrina De Los Santos
What Is Your Why? Finding Purpose and Meaning Even as a Student

2:00-2:50

Mary Lewis
Stress Management 101

3:00-3:50

Lauren Merante & Ron Elizaga
Keeping your Financial Aid

4:00-4:50

Jack Popovich & Carla Burnett
Credit and Investing: How to make money in stocks by controlling your credit

Wednesday Feb. 5

9:00-9:50

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

10:00-10:50

Lorien Anderson 
3D Printing (10:00 to 11:30)

12:00-12:50

Amanda Cecil. (DW reaching out)
Meal Prep for the Busy Student

1-1:50

Jolene A. Broshious
Moving Forward in Hard Times

2:00-2:50

Jack Popovich & Carla Burnett
Credit and Investing: How to make money in stocks by controlling your credit

3:00-3:50

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

4:00-4:50

Shawn Casey & Lorien Anderson (Library)
Writing for Success

Thursday Feb. 6

10:00-10:50

Lynn McNish (advising) & Anessa Becton-Howard 
Digitize Your Time

11:00-11:50

Lydia Gilmore & Amy Hawkins 
Network Like a Pro with Informational Interviewing

12:00-12:50

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

1-1:50

Paul Carringer & David Wayne
Brand YOU! Learn how to create your brand for career success

2:00-2:50

Jeanette Ferguson & Lynn Geise
Study Skills for the Sciences

3:00-3:50

Lynn McNish (advising) & Anessa Becton-Howard
Digitize Your Time

4:00-4:50

Leslie Melton & COLS Leads
Path to Career Success

 

Delaware Campus and RLC Success Week Schedule: 

Reynoldsburg Learning Centter : Monday, January 27, 12 noon - 6 p.m.

Dublin Learning Center: Wednesday, January 29, 12 noon - 6 p.m.

Westerville Learning Center: Thursday, January 30, 12 noon - 6 p.m.

Delaware Campus: Tuesday, February 4, 12 noon - 6 p.m.

Students may drop by any time for one-on-one sessions on topics including Time management, APA Citation, IT, and Study Tips. Be sure to sign in to be entered into the laptop raffle!

 

Success Week Raffle Information:

Laptop Raffle: Your name will be entered in the raffle once for every workshop you attend at both the Columbus Campus and the Delaware Campus. Signing in to workshops and staying for the duration of each workshop is required. Six laptops will be raffled off throughout Autumn semester. Winners will be contacted after the winning names are drawn. Winners may only win one laptop.

Financial Wellness

Columbus State Community College is dedicated to helping students make wise financial decisions throughout their lifetime, from planning and paying for college to starting a career and beyond. Each semester, we hold forums featuring top industry experts presenting on different financial wellness topics. We invite you to attend to start on your own road to upward financial mobility!

Click the button below fto find out more about financial wellness workshops. Register for Financial Wellness Workshops as part of September Success Week on Cougar Connect.

FINANCIAL WELLNESS WORKSHOPS