Attend DCTC's Ready, Set, Go! sessions to prepare for the start of the semester.
College 101 – Taking the First Steps
Take ownership of your college experience through this student-led session. Learn about success strategies for acclimating to college and making the most of your student experience. Topics will include developing healthy routines, the importance of campus involvement, key dates to remember, and much more! View recorded Webinar from August 2022
Ensuring Your Success in Online Classes!
Although you have probably been online learning for a while now, this session will take you through the specific skills and resources you need to be successful in online classes here at DCTC. We will cover the details and navigation of D2L Brightspace, our online learning platform, as well as the many other places you can go to get help when you need it! View recorded Webinar from August 2022
How to be a successful student: A student & employee panel
Hear advice from students, staff, and faculty about being a successful student and navigating DCTC both in person and virtually. View recorded Webinar from August 2022
Welcome to DCTC: Touring Campus and Navigating Resources
Not sure where to go your first day of class? Unaware of the resources available to you as a student? Explore your college campus with staff and fellow new DCTC students during this campus tour which will feature key information about services and resources available to you. Be sure to bring any questions you may have to this session, and again, welcome! The DCTC community is so glad that you are here. View recorded campus tour from August 2022
How to Supercharge Your Conversations, Connect with Others, & Make New Friends
Now that students, instructors and staff are back to campus, it's time to brush up on your face-to-face conversation and socializing skills. In this 90-minute webinar, author and "small talk" expert, Don Gabor will show you dozens of practical and confidence-building communication tips, techniques and strategies that are guaranteed to help you connect and build lasting relationships with your classmates and co-workers. Request a copy of Don’s book by emailing email@example.com.
Five Steps to Better Control & Focus in a Chaotic Reality
This session will focus on an overview of the Getting Things Done (GTD) methodology - a systematic approach to school, work and life that helps reduce stress, increase control and focus, and equip people to become the most effective versions of themselves in all of their various roles. There are 3 major components to GTD - the 5 Steps to bring order out of chaos, the Levels of Focus to gain better clarity, and the Planning Map for project planning.