October 23, 2017

Essential Trick and Treat Success

Contributing Author

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 the month of October and not necessarily because of Halloween.  I recall mid-semester anxiety trying…


October 16, 2017

Why Exercise?

Contributing Author

“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 Sherrill, a resident physician in the Student Wellness Center. In…


October 9, 2017

Come Outside: Green Spaces at UAMS

Robert Musser, Ph.D.

Ever find yourself inside on one of those glorious warm sunny days when nature seems to beckon us to come outside?  Maybe, like me, you weren’t raised in the city, and you need some fresh air and a chance to stretch your arms and inhale and exhale deeply.  Maybe you miss the the chatter of…


October 2, 2017

The Study Schedule: Your Plan to Defeat Procrastination

Marybeth Norcross

We have arrived at that point in the semester when students are looking stressed, and are scrambling to catch up with their workload. Many find themselves losing the battle with procrastination, and end up cramming right before an important exam. Their performance is off, and they can’t catch  their breath. Create a Study Schedule Creating…