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Spring and Intersession Registration
Freshman Registration begins Friday, November 21 at 3PM.  By then, you should have met with an advisor
in the CAS Advising Center to ask questions, review your schedule and receive
your term PIN.  When your PIN becomes activated, you will follow these instr...
Spring and Intersession Registration
Spring and Intersession Registration
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Getting Involved!
We have been meeting one on one with students to plan spring
and intersession schedules since the beginning of the month and it has been
exciting to see the diversity of interests and experiences that our students
bring to their academics.   I am always
sur...
Getting Involved!
Getting Involved!
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Deciding If You Should Withdraw From a Course
  No Win Situation Midterm grades are in and things aren't going so well in that one
class.  You got a deficiency report and an email from the Advising
Center and you are wondering if you should stick it out or drop the
class.  The decision to drop a cou...
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Midterm Grades
Welcome back from break!  I hope it was a restful break that provided you with time to catch up with friends and family while catching up on rest and work! Fall Break is essentially the half way mark for your first semester at Scranton.  To help you determi...
Midterm Grades
Midterm Grades
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Study Strategies
Over the course
of the last week, I’ve seen a spike in the tension and stress of the students
who come to my office as so many have been preparing for and taking midterm
examinations.   First exams in college and
first midterms can be a real eye opener.   F...
Study Strategies
Study Strategies
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Although it may seem
like the semester has only just begun, it’s time to start planning your
Intersession and Spring 2015 class schedule!  Freshmen register for
classes online on Friday, November 21.  You will need a PIN for
registration. You will meet with...
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Academic Difficulty
At this point in the semester, you should have a fairly good feel for your class schedule and probably have had a few tests or quizzes.  You have been completing assignments and attending classes for a month at this point.  With all this under your belt, yo...
Academic Difficulty
Academic Difficulty
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Homesickness
This coming weekend is Family Weekend at the University of Scranton and our city is poised to play host to Scranton family members.  Many students I have spoken to are eagerly anticipating their first reunion with family since move-in weekend.  It’s an exci...
Homesickness
Homesickness
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Time Management Strategies
Last week I blogged about how much work might be required to
make a successful academic transition to college.   A lot of students feel daunted when faced
with the reality of their new responsibilities.   It’s important to find time to forge relationships o...
Time Management Strategies
Time Management Strategies
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Developing Your Study Attitude
  As you move through your first few weeks of
college, it’s likely that one of your most crucial adjustments will involve
studying.   There are a lot of high
quality resources out there to assist you in the development of study skills
and I will touch on so...
Developing Your Study Attitude
Developing Your Study Attitude
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