Rock Valley College

Student Success Workshops

Fall 2021

Healthy Fall Foods

Tuesday, October 19 at 10 a.m.
Kamey Doetch, Fitness, Wellness, Sport Faculty
Location: Zoom:

Fall is the time for pumpkin spice and everything nice but it’s also a great time of year for beautiful fall produce!  Come get some great ideas for healthy fall meals and snacks that incorporate autumn’s bounty!  

Test Taking Strategies

Wednesday, November 3 at 1:30 p.m.
Rhonda Hutter, Retention Specialist
Location: Zoom:

Does the thought of an upcoming exam cause anxiety?  That is a normal response, however learning some test taking tips can help you feel more confident about exam day and  preparing for the exam.     

Connecting College to Career

Tuesday, November 9 at 10:30 a.m.
Michele Graham, Academic and Transfer Advisor
Location: Zoom:

It’s common for some college students to be unsure about a major. Learn how to explore majors and transfer degree programs that speak to your career interests while you are completing an associate’s degree. Discover how to connect your college experience at RVC, in and outside of the classroom, to a future occupation and career path.

Stress Management: Stress Today, Relax Tomorrow

Date/Time: TBD
Candace Newson, Nursing Coordinator
Location: TBD

This stress management workshop will help you identify when you are feeling stressed as well as some strategies to allow you to cope with the stressors in your life. 

RVC Student Planning Workshops


  • Wednesday, October 27 at 3 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 18 at11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, November 30 at 2 p.m.

Facilitators: FYE Office and RVC Peer Mentors
Location: ERC 1308 (Computer Lab inside the library)

This workshop will focus on how to use RVC Student Planning.  This program allows students to plan future semesters, register for classes, and check the status of their degree.  RVC Peer Mentors will guide you through how to use it during this hands on workshop.  If you are in STU 100, bring your STAMP packet to complete STAMP 4.