NEWS & EVENTS

Sims Library is Your Destination for Finals Week

Ready or not, it’s time to prepare for final exams. During the last two weeks of the semester, Sims Library will host a study strategies workshop, provide “study breaks” for stressed out students, and offer extended hours for late night studying. “Students are our top priority,” said Eric Johnson, Director of Sims Library. “We want students to think of the library as their go-to place when preparing for final exams. Besides extended hours, we have study breaks, too. Follow us on social media for details.”

  • Extended Hours -- Starting on Sunday, November 26 through Wednesday, November 29, the library will be open until midnight. For final exams week, the library will be open Saturday, Dec. 2 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday hours are 2 p.m. to 1 a.m. Then, Monday through Wednesday, the library will open 30 minutes earlier and remain open two hours later, until 1 a.m.
  • How to Prepare for and Ace Your Finals -- a free Student Success Workshop -- Tuesday, Nov. 28 & Wednesday, Nov. 29, 3:30 p.m. in room 252. One workshop, offered twice.
  • “Take a Breather” Study Breaks -- A few minutes of focused breathing and mindfulness will help you to be calm and focused for final exams. Kay Grest, a nurse with Student Health Center, conducts each 20 minute session. Meet near the 3rd floor elevators at Sims Library.

Monday, Nov 27 and Dec 4 at 5:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov 28 and Dec 5 at 8 p.m.

 

Friday, November 17, 2017 4:01:52 PM CST