Do you have a “Mind Palace?” It isn’t that hard, you can be just like Sherlock! Hold on, what are we even talking about? In the most recent BBC series Sherlock, Holmes has more than just elementary deduction up his sleeve. His photographic memory has helped him and Watson out of many tight spots. Loci… Continue reading Do you have a “Mind Palace?”
Next year, the Holman Success Center will continue its relentless pursuit to stay on the cutting edge of educational success with the introduction of its new programing weekend for first year students: Eastern EDGE. Eastern EDGE will be a special program that is opt in for all first year students and is part of the… Continue reading Coming FAll 2015: EMU EDGE
Holman Success Center has found success with the UNIV program. Restricted to first-time entering freshman and first semester transfer students, the program has grown by leaps and bounds over the last few years. Initially starting with only 8 sections and around 200 students, the program is now capped at an all-time high of 40 (!)… Continue reading UNIV: On Track for Another Great Year
As we move further into the semester, it is time to put your nose to the grindstone and start thinking (and doing!) about your readings and assignments. Here are some helpful study tips from Your College Experience: Strategies for Success. And don’t forget to check out the Holman Success Center for study tables, tutors and… Continue reading Simple Study Secrets for Success!
When I first was told that I had to be in academic probation, and I had to go to the library and attend study tables for 10 hours a week, I was a bit skeptical about that. I thought it would really cut into my time of having a social life outside of classes, but… Continue reading My HSC Experience – By Cortez
Entering freshman year of college, I was like every other college student scared and confused. I didn’t know what to expect from living on campus, being on my own and what the courses would be like. I was lucky enough to have an easy first semester. I barely had any hard classes and very few… Continue reading My HSC Experience – By Marissa