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Enjoy Winter Break

With finals over,students are ready to rest and enjoy the Winter Break. It’s important to take time to have fun and relax so you can begin strong when the new semester starts, so here are four ways you should take care of yourself over the winter break. Take Care of...

Final Exams in the Testing Center

The Testing Center is preparing for final exams.  If you have tested with us before, you know we have limited space. We have 24 regular testing computers, 12 reserved special testing cubicles, and hundreds of students to test. So, here are four tips to make your...

Test-taking 101

When it comes to testing well there is no substitute for planning and preparation.  There are, however, some practical strategies, sort of like a test-taking 101 course, you can use to help your performance better reflect your understanding of the material....

Being Thankful

It hard to believe that it’s already Thanksgiving! A time for reflection, a time to be thankful for everything in our lives.  The semester has gone by so quickly. It seems like I’ve had my head down, buried in my work, and when I finally look up, it’s time for the...

Essential Trick and Treat Success

Contributing Author, Vanessa Lewis, is the Student Services Manager and is known for rescuing Charlie, the famous UAMS Cat. She offers the following tricks and treats for academic success. Fear! Daunting! Unnerving! These are some terms that students associate with...

Why Exercise?

“Why Exercise” is the second in a series of posts from the Student Wellness Center.  We appreciate the expertise of the staff at the Student Wellness Center to guide our students to better health and better academic success.  Our author this week is Dr. Molly...