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    Are you undecided about a career or want information about a career? Contact CAAS to make an appointment with a staff person who will assist you with using the Career Cruising software to explore possible careers. Call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3917.

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    Workshop: Monitoring Your Grades And Knowing What To Do Next
    Make the map to find out where you are this semester. Bring your finished tests and homework that has been graded and we will look at how to evaluate your progress in your classes. If you are having some problems in your classes, we can identify them and help you to decide what you should do next.
     
    Wednesday,
    October 1, 2014

     
    1-2PM
     
    A-122A
    Student Connections: Tap Into Your Best Self And Let Others Know What You Can Do
    Being confident can make a world of difference in our classroom performance, relationships, and career opportunities. Join the conversation and discuss ways to boost your self-confidence and channel positive thinking into successful outcomes.
     

    Wednesday,
    October 8, 2014

     
    1-2PM
     
    A-122A
    Career Workshop: Hot Careers For The Future - Find The One That Fits You
    Have you ever felt unsure about what kind of major you should pursue? We will give you an introduction to an online career website that can help you to identify your career interests, what different jobs pay, and what you really will have to do on the job.
     
    Monday,
    October 13, 2014
     
    12:30-1:30PM
     
    A-122A
    Stundent Connections: Getting Ready for Spring Term
    It is almost time to register for Spring Semester. What steps will you take to get on track?
     
    Tuesday,
    October 28, 2014
     
    1-2PM
     
    A-122A
    Workshop: Is It Possible To Not Sweat The Small Stuff?
    Stress is a clue that can help you define what is important and make priorities in life. We will discuss ways to manage the stress that school and other life demands bring as well as developing action planning strategies to address the situations that bring you stress.
     
    Thursday,
    November 6, 2014
     
    12:30-1:30PM
     
    A-122A
    Student Connections: Show Me The Money
    That financial aid check is coming soon and you have many expenses coming up. Discuss how you will budget that money and manage your finances so that you make the best use of what you have available to you.
     
    Wednesday,
    November 12, 2014
     
    1-2PM
     
    A-122A
    Workshop: Face Your Finals - Smart Tips For Studying And Test-Taking
    Be prepared and you will pass! Get practical tips for creating a study schedule, quizzing yourself, reducing test anxiety and answering test questions for the best results possible.
     
    Wednesday,
    November 19, 2014
     
    1-2PM
     
    A-122A
    Student Connections: Reading Body Language - A Helpful Holiday Tip
    Use the tool of reading body language to help you through the holiday season and in family gatherings. Can you see how you might tell that someone is lying or is about to get upset? Reading body languages helps you avoid stressful pitfalls and be ready to respond in a helpful manner.
     
    Thursday,
    December 4, 2014
     
    1-2PM
     
    A-122A