College Opportunities and Cultivating Habits Podcasts
C.O.A.C.H, which stands for College Opportunities and Cultivating Habits, is a podcast designed to help college students enhance their study skills and give them the resources they need to become successful students.
Created by Academic Peer Coaches at Weber State University, C.O.A.C.H. aims to make college just a little bit easier by providing students with a wide variety of tips to help any student succeed. From help with procrastination to campus resources, C.O.A.C.H is the perfect podcast for WSU Wildcats wanting to take their grades from average to great, great, great!
On the first episode of our podcast, we introduce ourselves, our program, and what you can expect from C.O.A.C.H Podcast!
In episode 2 of C.O.A.C.H, we will discuss why having a coach can be an important piece to your college success.
In episode 3 of C.O.A.C.H, the coaches will be discussing mindfulness and how it is linked to your motivation.
In this episode, the coaches share their textbook horror stories, introduce the SQ3R Method, and discuss what to avoid when reading textbooks.
In this episode, the coaches discuss how being intentional can benefit you and your schoolwork, as well as how you can begin your journey of being more intentional.
Procrastination is something that almost every student struggles with. Join the coacheswhile they cover overcoming procrastination.
The coaches discuss how if you are going to cram, you may as well do it right (or as right as you can get with cramming).
Online/Virtual classes have become more popular since the pandemic. Learn new skills in order to be successful.
Listen in to see if you know about all the incredible resources Weber State has to offer!
Ben Packard from the Ogden Learning Center talks about his role as a tutor, how you can find a tutor for FREE.
The coaches discuss common pitfalls that students make when taking notes, and share how you can take your notes from "just okay" to "great"!
We wish Noah goodbye and good luck on his future endeavors as he graduates from WSU. Listen to the final tips Noah has for WSU students.
We wish Emily goodbye and good luck on her future endeavors as she starts teaching at a high school! Listen as Emily shares her final tips for WSU students.
We meet coach Saxony, and cover Mel Robbins' "5 Second Rule" for easy motivation to help you get started.
Struggling to balance academics with extracurriculars? You are not alone! Learn some tips to help!
Have you heard of deep learning before? If you said no, that's okay! Learn all about it and how you can become a better student.
Test anxiety is incredibly common amongst students of all ages. We offer some tips that you can use to ease your anxiety and get that grade you worked so hard for!
Dr. Hilbig is a professor in the botany program, and she shares with us many words of wisdom on how students can best create a relationship with their professors.
Some topics that are covered are: note-taking, restricting phone apps, and more. (Stories were found on Reddit)
Do you keep getting distracted when you’re supposed to be studying? You are not alone!
Want to learn some student life hacks as we get closer to finals week? On this episode of C.O.A.C.H., coaches Katie and Saxony offer tips to help!
With finals week around the corner, studying might be unavoidable, but it doesn’t have to be boring!
Finals week is here but never fear! The Coaches offer reminders that you can use if you feel overwhelmed this week.
Learn how to navigate academic pathways to make the most of your summer semester.
Learn how you can stay sharp during the summer to make going back to school in the fall a bit easier.
Learn how to plan a healthy study schedule, stay motivated despite failure, and more.
Learn some quick tips to maximize your memory and metacognition as you study this semester
Rediscover your student values and how to recommit to the goals that brought you to WSU.
Get feedback on your writing for FREE here at WSU, plus tips to get the most out of your session.
Midterm exams are right around the corner! Explore multiple study strategies that can help you stay focused and get the most out of your study time.
Want to give your brain a boost? These foods can help fuel your mind during stressful study sessions.
Juggling multiple papers and projects in different classes? Learn how to plan and balance multiple projects at once.
Coaches share their experiences with failure and discuss how you can use that experience to create new goals.
Get tips on how to take notes during lectures, create a note-taking system, and studying methods.
Learn about the design thinking methodology and how you can use it to tackle problems solving dilemmas.
Get tips on how you can have a rejuvenating Thanksgiving break while still preparing for finals.