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Vol Success Week February 26 through March 1

Vol Success Week


February 26 – March 1

Join us for Vol Success Week, a week-long series of events for students to engage with academic resources to enhance their success and prepare for mid-terms. This semester’s series will be held from February 26 – March 1!

The week will offer numerous opportunities for students to learn resource awareness, academic resilience, and well-being while participating in signature events.

Attendees are encouraged to use the “Big Orange Welcome” guide within the Vol Life app to stay up to date on Vol Success Week events.

Coffee & Coaching

9 – 10 a.m.
Engineering Quad

Enjoy a free beverage from the Keoke Coffee Truck and meet with some Academic Success Coaches to support your success during midterms!


The More You Go, the More You Know!

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Strong Hall, Room 102

Visit the Vol Study Center for your academic success needs! The more study sessions, Supplemental Instruction review sessions, and drop-ins you have, the more chances you have to win a pair of Apple AirPods! The winner will be contacted the week following Vol Success Week.


Build-Your-Own Study Kit

1 – 2 p.m.

Hodges Library, Second Floor

Come out to Hodges Library and get the tools you need to build a study kit that will help you throughout midterms!


Mid-Term Pump-Up

3 – 4:30 p.m.

Pedestrian Walkway

Join the Veterans Success Center and celebrate the things for which you’re grateful! Learn more about the VSC while enjoying some games including a giant JENGA block!

Coffee & Coaching

9 – 10 a.m.
Brown Hall

Enjoy a free beverage from Starbucks and meet with some Honors Coaches to support your success during midterms!


The More You Go, the More You Know!

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Strong Hall, Room 102

Visit the Vol Study Center for your academic success needs! The more study sessions, Supplemental Instruction review sessions, and drop-ins you have, the more chances you have to win a pair of Apple AirPods! The winner will be contacted the week following Vol Success Week.


Peer Career Advisor Drop-In Hours

1 – 4:30 p.m.

Student Union, Room 201

Come out to the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration if you need help with your resume or cover letter, Handshake, job and internship search and professional headshots!


Getting Started in Undergraduate Research & Fellowships

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Hodges Library, Mary Greer Room (Room 258)

Meet the Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships and hear from your experienced peers as well! Learn about the research and fellowship opportunities on and off campus.


Success Workshop: Test-Taking Strategies

5 – 6 p.m.

Perkins Hall, Room 218

Do you have an exam coming up or do you need to up your test-taking skills? Join an Academic Coach with the Academic Success Center to master techniques to ace your exams, reduce stress, and boost your confidence!

Coffee & Coaching

9 – 10 a.m.
Gate 21 Plaza (outside of Neyland Stadium)

Enjoy a free beverage from the Keoke Coffee Truck and meet with some Academic Success Coaches to support your success during midterms!


The More You Go, the More You Know!

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Strong Hall, Room 102

Visit the Vol Study Center for your academic success needs! The more study sessions, Supplemental Instruction review sessions, and drop-ins you have, the more chances you have to win a pair of Apple AirPods! The winner will be contacted the week following Vol Success Week.


Peer Career Advisor Drop-In Hours

1 – 4:30 p.m.

Student Union, Room 201

Come out to the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration if you need help with your resume or cover letter, Handshake, job and internship search and professional headshots!


Success Workshop: Test-Taking Strategies

3 – 4 p.m.

Zoom

Do you have an exam coming up or do you need to up your test-taking skills? Join an Academic Coach with the Academic Success Center to master techniques to ace your exams, reduce stress, and boost your confidence!


Speed Coaching

3 – 5 p.m.

Hodges Library, First Floor

Elevate your game with rapid-fire coaching sessions with our expert coaching, covering various topics including academic guidance, career advice or personal development tips!


Success Workshop: Stress Management

4 – 5 p.m.

Perkins Hall, Room 319

Discover effective techniques for managing stress in college, both in and out of the classroom. Learn how to balance your academic responsibilities and work towards a balanced academic journey.

Coffee & Coaching

9 – 10 a.m.
Hess Hall

Enjoy a free beverage from Starbucks and meet with some Career Coaches to support your success during midterms!


Vol Study Center Open House

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Vol Study Center, Strong Hall, Room 102

Celebrate the sixth week of classes and Vol Success Week with a drop-in opportunity to learn more about the support the Vol Study Center offers for you and your courses! Come by to get some swag and free snacks.


The More You Go, the More You Know!

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Strong Hall, Room 102

Visit the Vol Study Center for your academic success needs! The more study sessions, Supplemental Instruction review sessions, and drop-ins you have, the more chances you have to win a pair of Apple AirPods! The winner will be contacted the week following Vol Success Week.


Office Hours on the Ped

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Pedestrian Walkway

Look for our office, which we have conveniently moved to Ped Walkway! Come chat with us about research and fellowship opportunities and enjoy some coffee!


Peer Career Advisor Drop-In Hours

1 – 4:30 p.m.

Student Union, Room 201

Come out to the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration if you need help with your resume or cover letter, Handshake, job and internship search and professional headshots!


How to Manage Competing Priorities

4 – 5 p.m.

Perkins Hall, Room 324

Learn how to gain practical skills to prioritize tasks, organize your schedule, and find balance between academics and personal commitments. Join an Academic Coach with the Academic Success Center for this Vol Success Week workshop!

Coffee & Coaching

9 – 10 a.m.
Burchfiel Plaza

Enjoy a free beverage from Starbucks and meet with some Career Coaches to support your success during midterms!


The More You Go, the More You Know!

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Strong Hall, Room 102

Visit the Vol Study Center for your academic success needs! The more study sessions, Supplemental Instruction review sessions, and drop-ins you have, the more chances you have to win a pair of Apple AirPods! The winner will be contacted the week following Vol Success Week.


Peer Career Advisor Drop-In Hours

1 – 4:30 p.m.

Student Union, Room 201

Come out to the Center for Career Development and Academic Exploration if you need help with your resume or cover letter, Handshake, job and internship search and professional headshots!


Friendship Bracelet Station

2 – 4 p.m.

Student Union, Art Gallery

Come out to relax and let some friends know how you feel with a free friendship bracelet or keychain!

 

Resources

Academic Success Center

Center for Career Development & Academic Exploration

Undergraduate Research & Fellowships

University Honors

Vol Study Center