Student Success Workshops

Need help with library skills?

MiraCosta Library Welcome & Tour
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Bienvenidos! Bienvenue! Willkommen! WELCOME! Come meet a MiraCosta Faculty Librarian and take a quick tour of library services and resources that you'll be using for most (if not all)of your classes.

Finding Scholarly Articles
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Did you know that the MiraCosta Library subscribes to more than 35,000 individual magazines, newspapers, and academic journals?! Come meet a MiraCosta Faculty Librarian and get a quick introduction on how to access millions of articles for fun or for research papers!

Citing in APA Style
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Come meet a MiraCosta Faculty Librarian and get a quick introduction to APA Style!​ You'll learn about in-text citations as well as how to make a References page.

Citing in MLA Style
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
Come meet a MiraCosta Faculty Librarian and get a quick introduction to MLA Style (8th Edition)! You'll learn about in-text citations as well as how to make a Works Cited page.

Fake News
Presenters: MiraCosta Librarians
We've all heard about​it, but do you know what Fake News is? Join a librarian to learn how to identify fake news and how to avoid spreading it!

Need help with skills for an online class, online platform or specific computer program?

Student Orientation to Online Learning
Presenter:  Jim Julius
Are you taking an online or hybrid class this fall? Uncertain about what it takes to be a successful online student? Whether it's your first online class or you already have some experience, this one hour session will help you practice key skills and make you aware of important resources available to help you be your best online!

If you would like to attend one of the online sessions listed below, please click here to sign up in advance.
Online sessions may all be accessed through this link: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/528861576

Need help with a specific student success skill?

Yoga on the Green
Presenters: MiraCosta Yoga Interns
Yoga on the Green is a free yoga event led by MiraCosta Yoga Interns to promote health and wellness. Anyone can drop by to participate and no experience is needed. We recommend bringing a towel or mat, water, and sun protection. If you are keen, come join us for Yoga on the Green!

Overcoming Math Anxiety
Presenters: Leila Safaralian & Karina Duarte-Braunstein
Do you have math anxiety? Learn how to succeed in math and how to deal with math anxiety. In this workshop, presented by a math instructor and a counselor, you will learn about:  how the brain works, learning styles, smart choices, mathematical mindset, success strategies, homework hints, managing math anxiety, stress reduction techniques, and test taking tips.

Minimize Stress, Calm Your Senses, Focus on Success
Presenter: Edward Pohlert
Does stress get in the way of your academic success?  Come and join us for an interactive workshop that identifies key stress relief strategies for college students.  Do it now before midterms and finals take over your world!