Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success


Developing good academic, wellness, and mental health skills can help improve your academic performance and overall well-being.  Husky Hour is filled with hacks for a balanced life.  These workshops have been designed for you to find success and enjoy your time more thoroughly during your years here at Michigan Tech.  

Check out our Husky Hour Sessions of rotating topics every Tuesday and Wednesday.  Get more details and Zoom links by clicking here.

For questions, please email workshops@mtu.edu.

 Fall Husky Hour schedule:

October, 2020



Tuesday, October 6
Life Sills A.k.a.: How do I 'adult'?  Finances, shopping, laundry signing contract, etc., we've gotcha covered.
Wednesday, October 7
Effective Study Habits Tired of staring at notes?  Learn the best ways to study for every class and every learning style.
Tuesday,  October 13 Navigating Friendships Why does it seem to get harder the older you are?
Wednesday, October 14 Professional Communication Get the DL on how to email and talk to professors, job interviewers, and others
Tuesday, October 20 Recognizing and Recovering from Failure Failure is a state of mind.  Rethink how you can learn from failure.
Wednesday, October 21 Difficult Conversations We all dread them, but they come anyway.  Learn how to be comfortable with the uncomfortable.
Tuesday, October 27 Knowing and Owning Emotions Get better at understanding your emotions and how they might be affecting other areas of your life.
Wednesday, October 28
Motivation and Study Habits Harness your motivation (or, pull it from the depths of your soul) and rock out the rest of the semester.