WRAP UP

Preparing you for end-of-term success! Join us for writing support, wellness activities, research support, academic support, and peer assisted study sessions at W²RAP UP!


Wrap Up

W2RAP UP

The Student Success Centre, Libraries & Cultural Resources, and Student Wellness Services have partnered to run a program called W2RAP UP on March 31 and April 1.

This program provides Writing, Wellness, Research, and Academic Support, as well as Peer-Assisted Study Sessions. Through group sessions, you will have an opportunity to receive support for exam-preparation, research, and writing, as well as support for maintaining holistic wellness during the final stretch of the term.  Writing Tutors and Academic Development Specialists will offer one-on-one sessions. Stress-reduction activities will also be offered. This event will provide you with access to services and resources on campus to help you as you wrap up the term!

Contact info

Steve Mason
Manager, Learning Support Programs
TFDL 368E
403.220.7798
smason@ucalgary.ca

Brought to you in partnership by the Student Success CentreLibraries and Cultural Resources and the Student Wellness Services.

View full event schedule and descriptions below or download the schedule

Wellness

Stress reduction activities such as making stress-balls, buttons, colouring and origami will be offered!

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL Foyer
    TFDL Foyer

Drop by for a FREE 5 minute massage from a Registered Massage Therapist

  1. Date

    TBD

  2. Time

    TBD

  3. Location

    TBD

Quality sleep is essential for academic and personal success, yet insomnia can disrupt your energy and well-being. In this practical workshop, we will talk about sleep and insomnia, as well as learn strategies to address sleep issues.

  1. Date

    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    2 – 2:45 p.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 355D

This 30-minute workshop is designed for you to learn strategies to develop a stress mindset and explore healthy coping skills.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31

  2. Time

    9:30 – 10:15 a.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 355D

Nervous, worried, stressed out feelings during exams can significantly affect your performance. In this interactive workshop you will learn and practice with simple, effective strategies to reduce your anxiety during tests leaving you feeling more relaxed and confident.

  1. Date

    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    11 – 11:45 a.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 355D

Join us in the TFDL lobby to play two different versions of Nintendo’s classic Mario franchise.  We’ll have the Nintendo NES version of Super Mario Brothers from the 1980s, as well as Mario Kart on the Wii.  Relax and challenge your friends to a game in the Mushroom Kingdom!

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31

  2. Time

    Noon – 1 p.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL Foyer

Writing

Bring your papers and leave with confidence to spot and fix your errors! Meet one-on-one for a writing consultation to help improve your final papers.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    12:30 – 1:15 p.m.
    10 – 11:50 a.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 150A
    TFDL 150A

Can’t make it in to meet a tutor? Reserve your time for a synchronous online consultation with a writing tutor. NOTE: you will receive your online session URL the afternoon prior to your appointment.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    10 – 11:50 a.m.
    12:30 – 3 p.m.
     

  3. Location

    Online
    Online

Research

Have you and your computer spent too much search time together? Research Support is being offered by Librarians to help you construct search terms, evaluate scholarly articles, and speed up your research!

Sessions are 30 minutes.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    10 a.m. – noon
    10 a.m. – noon

  3. Location

    TFDL 150B
    TFDL 150B

Academic Support

Learn how to prepare an exam schedule that incorporates appropriate study and review time, while also learning tips to avoid procrastination.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    3:30 – 4:15 p.m.
    1 – 1:45 p.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 355D
    TFDL 355D

Self–testing is one of the critical components to exam success in all courses. Discover the crucial differences between studying, practicing, and self–testing with opportunity to try some tracking tools and practice question generation strategies.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    2 – 2:45 p.m.
    10 – 10:45 a.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 355D
    TFDL 355D

Through this hands–on session, you will find out how to calculate your progress in each of your classes prior to writing your final exams.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31

  2. Time

    12:30 – 1:15 p.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 355D

In this session, you will get the chance to learn and practice strategies to help you be successful in a variety exam formats: Multiple Choice techniques, Essay/long answer responses, as well as how to effectively budget time in an exam setting.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

  2. Time

    11 a.m. – noon
    3 – 4 p.m.

  3. Location

    TFDL 364
    TFDL 364

Peer–Assisted Study Sessions (PASS)

PASS leaders are offering small–group support to students who are currently enrolled in supported courses. These include more sessions and more chances to do great on your finals!

Find the PASS schedule here:  https://success.ucalgary.ca/home.htm. Go to Student Success Centre and click on PASS.

  1. Date

    Tuesday, March 31
    Wednesday, April 1

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