REMINDER: Deadline to Withdraw from Summer 2018 Courses Is Friday, July 20 at 5:00 p.m.
This is a reminder that the deadline to withdraw from a Summer 2018 course and receive a notation of "W" is this Friday, July 20, at 5:00 p.m.
 
If you intend to withdraw from a summer course and have not already done so, please return a completed and signed withdrawal form to Records by the deadline.  Forms are available in Records (Morrison, M103).  Please note that your instructor must sign the form.
 
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Records immediately.

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REMINDER: Deadline to Withdraw from Summer 2018 Courses Is Friday, July 20 at 5:00 p.m.
This is a reminder that the deadline to withdraw from a Summer 2018 course and receive a notation of "W" is this Friday, July 20, at 5:00 p.m.
 
If you intend to withdraw from a summer course and have not already done so, please return a completed and signed withdrawal form to Records by the deadline.  Forms are available in Records (Morrison, M103).  Please note that your instructor must sign the form.
 
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Records immediately.

Mindset

Grit

Have you heard of grit? According to researcher Angela Duckworth, it could be the key to your success with longer term goals (like finishing college!).

Measure your own Gritty-ness on Duckworth’s Grit Scale, available for download in the Handouts section below. 

Mindset

Dr. Carol Dweck identifies two mindsets-fixed or growth-that can have vastly different impacts on a student's success and experience while in school. The key, according to Dweck, is moving from a fixed mindset to one of growth: 

Carol S. Dweck's Two Mindsets

More Reading:

True Grit
Academic Tenacity
Why Academic Tenacity Matters
Carol Dweck's Two Mindsets