Try to designate a specific spot at home as your study space. This will ensure all of your materials and supplies are in one space, and distractions will be kept to a minimum. If possible, try to separate your study space from where you sleep, watch t.v., etc. Keep your study space neat and organized.
Tips & Tools: READING & NOTE-TAKING 📝 💯 Complete your reading before class. This will help you prepare for the information in the lecture. When reading, look for information that stands out. Consider how it fits in with the course themes and make special note of headlines, outlines, sections and terms that are in bold, and summary
Tips & Tools: TIME MANAGEMENT 📅 💯 Use a schedule to help you stay organized and on track with all of your commitments and upcoming deadlines. The Student Success Centre recommends Google Calendar because it is linked to your Lakehead gmail account. To learn more about how to get started using google calendar, click here! Prioritize
Things I wish I’d known before coming to university…👌📌 By Brenna (HBComm), Madi (HBComm) & Katie (HBASc) If you want a study room in the Learning Commons, BOOK IT EARLY! They fill up fast – especially during exam season! 📝 The Alumni Commons is student friendly. 👌 Get involved in student life during your first year. Participate in
What is myCourselink? ❓💻 myCourselink is an online learning management system that houses fully online courses as well as online components for on-campus classes. As a Lakehead student, you will be able to use myCourselink to access your course information, submit assignments, participate in group discussions, and much more! myCourselink is something you will be using