Helpful Links

Academic Performance:

Learning Styles:

Find out what a learning style is, discover your particular learning style, and see how that information can help you to study more effectively at these web sites:

Test Preparation and Test Taking Skills:

Louisiana State University Center for Academic Success

Improving Reading Speed and Comprehension: Interested in boosting your reading speed or comprehension? Here are a few helpful sites that incorporate on-line lessons to get you started. ANY alteration in your reading process, will take PRACTICE. So, review these sites (which won't eat up much time) and get started implementing the techniques now!!!

Career Development:

  • AAMC's Careers in Medicine includes in-depth descriptions of medical specialties and subspecialties and provides detailed information for making your specialty choice decision. Also includes self-assessment tools, exercises and helpful links. You will need an access code to enter this site. The code for Iowa students is 11STU131. The code is 22FAC131 for faculty and staff.

Personal Well-Being

Relaxation Training