Tag: Resilience

Whoops! Been Procrastinating? Channel Your Inner Badass!

Well, if you are a student you have probably had a pretty great two weeks of slowly getting back into the academic game and hanging with friends (maybe partying a wee bit too). But hey, you have had no assignments due, so what’s the…

Resilience: Starting School With a Kick Butt Attitude!

Happy ACADEMIC NEW YEAR!!! What I love most about working in a college is the September fresh start. The exciting beginning of something new, the wonderful feeling of “I’ve got this!”, “it’s gonna be different this year”, “I’m going to be way more organized…

Hardwiring Happiness: Take the Leap, Really, It’s Worth the Risk

Today I want to talk about your brain, your wonderful beautiful changeable brain. I am hoping that you will take in what I say today, not with defensiveness or with the notion that I am in anyway blaming you, or people who are suffering,…

Procrastination Survey – Take it and Figure out Your Procrastination Patterns!!

There is an excellent book that I use all the time with students called, The Procrastination Workbook by William Knaus, Ed.D. I highly recommend buying it if you are really serious about curbing your procrastination. I will be using the Procrastination Survey from this…

Active Learning refers to techniques where students do more than simply listen to a lecture. Students are DOING something including discovering, processing and applying information.   Click HERE if you would like a copy of this presentation! (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)