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Upcoming Events

Title:Ready. Set. College! Your Secret Weapon: The Course Syllabus!
Date:Sunday, September 15, 2019
Time:3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:Library Learning Terrace
Campus:University City Campus
Description:

A syllabus is more than just a strange word. It can be a roadmap to success, though few students know how to make the best use of it. In this interactive session, participants will learn how to identify essential elements of a course syllabus (including assignments, grading, and resources) and leave the session with an understanding of how to use this information to support a great term.

Title:Ready. Set. College! Professors are People Too
Date:Monday, September 16, 2019
Time:9:00am - 10:00am
Location:Library Learning Terrace
Campus:University City Campus
Description:

Your professors are an important resource- don't be intimidated by them! Join a Drexel professor and a representative from the Center for Learning and Academic Success Services for a discussion about classroom expectations, how to best communicate with your professors, and how to make the most of office hours.

Title:Open House at the W. W. Hagerty Library
Date:Monday, September 16, 2019
Time:11:00am - 2:00pm
Location:W. W. Hagerty Library
Campus:University City Campus
Description:

Welcome new students! Be sure to visit the W. W. Hagerty Library during Welcome Week to find out about the amazing resources the Libraries has to offer:

  • Learn about the Libraries' print and online collections, including books, journals, databases, DVDs and more
  • Meet Libraries staff and learn about our programs, workshops and other initiatives that support the Drexel community
  • Need to borrow a laptop or portable charger? Check one out from the service desk or utilize our laptop and portable charger kiosks
  • Spin our trivia wheel; win a prize!

And much much more!

Title:Ready. Set. College! Your Secret Weapon: The Course Syllabus!
Date:Monday, September 16, 2019
Time:11:30am - 12:30pm
Location:Library Learning Terrace
Campus:University City Campus
Description:

A syllabus is more than just a strange word. It can be a roadmap to success, though few students know how to make the best use of it. In this interactive session, participants will learn how to identify essential elements of a course syllabus (including assignments, grading, and resources) and leave the session with an understanding of how to use this information to support a great term.

Title:Maximizing Academic Success in STEM Disciplines
Date:Monday, September 16, 2019
Time:1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:Library Learning Terrace
Campus:University City Campus
Description:

This session will feature student leaders from across Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The Drexel Chapters of National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) and others as well as University Staff & Advisors. Topics to be addressed will include: Knowing Who You Are and Your Purpose Finding a Community to Jump-Start Your Path to Success, e.g. student groups, organizations and other campus programs Identifying the Members of Your Success Network A Primer on the Rules of Collegiate Engagement.