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Pace Workshops

Student Success Seminar!

Meet your fellow PACE students & staff and hear what is in store for you this semester!

Lunch vouchers offered at each workshop! Join us for a free lunch, good company, and useful information!

All workshops are held Noon to 12:50 pm. Haverhill workshops are held on Wednesdays, and Lawrence workshops are held on Mondays.

Fall 2015 Workshops

PACE Workshop Schedule
Workshop Description Location/Room Date
PACE Incredible Edibles for Student Success FACT: Nourishing the brain with healthy food and water, optimizes our internal environments, enabling us to truly engage in the classroom and achieve our highest potential. SO – join us for the first of three “PACE Incredible Edibles” workshops this semester! We bring the recipe and all the ingredients – YOU bring an appetite and we’ll help you create a healthy snack. Our budget-friendly recipes are simple and hand-picked by PACE staff. YUM. Haverhill B106 9/9
Lawrence L020 9/14
Tutoring NECC is a great place to be if you are in need of a little extra help with your classes. Between the on-campus Tutoring Centers and Smarthinking online, we’ve got you covered! Haverhill B106 9/16
Lawrence L020 9/21
Be Your Own Best Advocate The best person to speak up for you is…YOU! Knowing how and when to advocate for yourself is a critical skill. We’ll help you master it, so you can achieve success at NECC and beyond! Haverhill B106 9/23
Lawrence L020 9/28
Transfer Words of Wisdom Whether you’re graduating in a couple of years OR next semester, it’s never too early to start thinking about your options. We’ll share tips, tricks and advice from PACE alumni who are happily settled at their 4-year universities. Haverhill B106 9/30
Lawrence L020 10/5
Accelerate Your Success: Starfish & CLEP Have you ever received a “flag?” Are you interested in earning college credit for subjects you already know? Come learn about tools to help you stay on track with your academic goals! Haverhill B106 10/7
Columbus Day College Closed – No Workshop Lawrence 10/12
Time Management & “The PACE Top 10” Between classes, homework, jobs, family, and “life” – it can be hard fitting everything into your schedule. Come learn some tips for becoming better at managing your time. We’ll also reveal “The PACE Top 10” – stuff NECC students often don’t know, but SHOULD! Haverhill B106 10/14
Accelerate Your Success: Starfish & CLEP Have you ever received a “flag?” Are you interested in earning college credit for subjects you already know? Come learn about tools to help you stay on track with your academic goals! Lawrence L020 10/19
Couponing Coupons are like free money – what’s not to like? Come learn some tips on how you can save yourself some cash on future purchases. We also have a special gift for each student! Haverhill B106 10/21
Time Management & “The PACE Top 10” Between classes, homework, jobs, family, and “life” – it can be hard fitting everything into your schedule. Come learn some tips for becoming better at managing your time. We’ll also reveal “The PACE Top 10” – stuff NECC students often don’t know, but SHOULD! Lawrence L020 10/26
PACE Incredible Edibles for Student Success

Halloween Edition

FACT: Nourishing the brain with healthy food and water, optimizes our internal environments, enabling us to truly engage in the classroom and achieve our highest potential. SO – join us for the second of three “PACE Incredible Edibles” workshops this semester! We bring the recipe and all the ingredients – YOU bring an appetite and we’ll help you create a healthy snack. Our budget-friendly recipes are simple and hand-picked by PACE staff. YUM.

Haverhill B106 10/28
Lawrence L020 11/2
NECCLink It’s possibly the best hidden gem at NECC – Come learn how to access and use NECClink which is an awesome (and free!) way to build your resume and apply for jobs and internships. Haverhill B106 11/4
Couponing Coupons are like free money – what’s not to like? Come learn some tips on how you can save yourself some cash on future purchases. We also have a special gift for each student! Lawrence L020 11/9
Veterans Day College Closed – No Workshop Haverhill 11/11
NECCLink It’s possibly the best hidden gem at NECC – Come learn how to access and use NECClink which is an awesome (and free!) way to build your resume and apply for jobs and internships. Lawrence L020 11/16
Occupational Outlook Handbook The OOH is the government’s premier source of career guidance featuring tons of information on hundreds of occupations. We’ll look up careers you have in mind and also explore which careers are the fastest growing and highest paying. Haverhill B106 11/18
Lawrence L020 11/23
Linked In Over 300 million professionals now have LinkedIn accounts. Come learn about this fascinating tool which can be used for networking, recruiting, job searching and more. Haverhill B106 11/25
Lawrence L020 11/30
Preparing for Scholarship Season Spring semester is the busiest and best time to be looking into and applying for most scholarships. This workshop will get you ready and provide you with tips on how you can best use your time to complete scholarship applications. Haverhill B106 12/2
Lawrence L020 12/7
PACE Incredible Edibles for Student Success FACT: Nourishing the brain with healthy food and water, optimizes our internal environments, enabling us to truly engage in the classroom and achieve our highest potential. SO – join us for the last of three “PACE Incredible Edibles” workshops this semester! We bring the recipe and all the ingredients – YOU bring an appetite and we’ll help you create a healthy snack. Our budget-friendly recipes are simple and hand-picked by PACE staff. YUM. Haverhill B106 12/9
Lawrence L020 12/14

Workshops that have already met are currently available for PACE students to complete online through the PACE Blackboard course.