Center for Teaching Excellence

Student Success Series


Defying Gravity: Changing your Mindset to Empower your Life.
Presenters: Sherri Cummins-Black, Mike Hattabaugh, and Chris Strouthopoulos
Held in the CTX
Wednesday, January 8th 2:30 – 3:45pm
Wonder where the gap between your goals and reality comes from? Come find out how developing a creator mindset can improve everything.

Who is Responsible for Your Success?
Presenter: Sherri Cummins-Black
Held in the CTX
Wednesday, February 12th 2:30 – 3:45pm
We make choices every day that impact our success.  In this workshop you will be given concrete tools to evaluate if the choices you make will lead to the success you want.  You will be in the driver’s seat to your own successful life.

Slaying the Dragon:  Make Your Time Count
Presenter: Chris Strouthopoulos
Held in the CTX
Wednesday, March 12th 2:30 – 3:45pm
Do you ever feel like you’re not making enough headway on your personal and professional goals?  That you’re constantly in motion, but your energy is devoted more to urgent needs of the moment rather than true forward progress?  In this session you’ll learn proven strategies that will optimize your life, reduce stress, and achieve your goals.  It’s time to slay the dragon, and turn your fantasies into reality.

Trust:  The Power behind Successful Relationships
Presenter: Mike Hattabaugh
Held in the CTX
Wednesday, April 9th 2:30 – 3:45pm
Using research and proven methods of relational communication, this workshop will give you 5 tools to improve all of your relationships using trust. Attendees will leave with a new direction that may revolutionize the relationships in your life.

ctxThe Center for Teaching Excellence (CTX) is located in Room 1624.  You will find the CTX in the Student Center above Mary’s Kitchen.

Hours of Operation
Monday—Thursday              8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday                                      8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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