Student Success Day

Student Success Day

Wednesday, Sept. 27th

Registration
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. in Heritage Hall
8:30 a.m. - Noon in Fine Arts

Check out this FREE, all-day event on Sept. 27, featuring keynote speaker Gary Berg. Stop by for FREE food and over 50 engaging sessions including college resources, careers and networking, money management, transfer information, study skills and MORE!

Online Sessions

How to Attend SSD Online

SSD happens on campus on a specific day each semester, but you may attend SSD anytime online. Here's how:

  1. Go to one of the IHCC pages listed below (developed and/or written by an IHCC faculty, staff member, or club) and explore it.
  2. If an instructor, staff member, or other discussion leader offers an online SSD session it will appear below.

If your instructor might be willing to give you credit for attending SSD online, ask them - and let them know about this page.

Ways to Prove Your Online Attendance

Ask your instructors how they would like you to prove your SSD Online attendance. Write down the time you spent on SSD Online and the subjects you covered:

  1. If you took part in an online discussion with anyone about SSD, you may be able to copy it, or summarize or analyze what you discussed.
  2. You also can report the web address and write about what you learned.

Campus Technology & Resources for Online Students

Time Management

This video presentation provides several time management techniques.
Presented by Laurel A. Panzer, Psychology

Reference Documents:


How to Succeed Online

This video is a very brief overview of questions that online students often ask, including: what are differences between using D2L, text messages, and email? How can you avoid even the hint of academic dishonesty on D2L? How can you best read the syllabus, assignments, and course content, and follow instructions? How do you develop good study habits and a schedule?
Presented by Ellen Lansky & Pat Lawton


Transfer Planning: An Effective Strategy

This video presentation features valuable information and resources for transfer planning.
Presented by Rob Harris, Counseling


 

Additional Resources

Workshop

Description

Presenter

The Good, Bad, & Ugly of PowerPoint Basics

Learn how to improve your PowerPoint presentations to make them more concise, creative and better at grabbing your audiences' attention!

Brent Olsonawski
Sociology

B.R.E.A.T.H.E.!!! Success Strategies for Conquering Online Classes

This presentation will introduce its audience to the B.R.E.A.T.H.E. document which was developed by members of Phi Theta Kappa to highlight study tips used by students to maximize their online learning experiences at Inver Hills.  Students will learn easily implemented strategies to ensure their success when taking an online class.

Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society

PowerPoint for Student Presentations

This web video is a practical introduction to PowerPoint, the Microsoft program for creating visual presentations.  It can be important in science & elsewhere. Learn the basics: methods of creating a slide presentation with text and pictures, and tips on making your presentations interesting and effective.  Start your video by going here and clicking on "PowerPoint for Student Presentations."

Laurine Ford
Biology

SmartThinking-Online Tutoring

Access Online tutoring through SmartThinking. You can get questions answered in a variety of subjects including English and Math. Submit papers online for critique and much more!

SmartThinking

Online Learning Tutorial

Session designed by online student who works for Online Peer Mentor Program to provide tools for how to become a better online learner

Online Peer Mentor Program

D2L Training for Students: Atomic Learning

This workshop session provides a number of useful videos with step by step instructions on how to use variuos features of Desire2Learn(D2L).  You may need to login to the Atomic Learning website using your StarID and password to view the videos

Atomic Learning

Money Management Resources

Workshop

Description

Presenter

Getting through Tough Financial Times

This website offers a number of resources available to individuals who would like assistance in dealing with tough financial hardships.

Financial Aid

Study Skills & Success Strategy Resources

Workshop

Description

Presenter

College Learning Resources

This website features a number of useful handouts on topics related to success in college.  Some topics covered include: learning styles, math, writing, motivation, time management and many others.

Richard Jewell, English

IHCC Counseling

Stop here for information about Academic Planning, Career Planning, Student Success, Personal Concerns, and Transfer Resources!

IHCC Counselors

California State University-Learning Center Online Workshops

This site hosts a number of onilne workshops on subjects relating to budgeting, reading and writing skills, Time Management, Test Taking Skills and other topics

California State University - Student Learning Center

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