The Learning Center

The Learning Center

Math / Science Tutors
Math / science tutors can provide help with most undergraduate math courses and many science courses. Students visit math / science tutors for help with homework, questions about new concepts, and preparation for tests and exams.

Often students visit weekly to work toward changing a “C” to a “B” or keeping that “A”.

Tutor schedule for Fall 2015 Semester

Monday
Math & Science
Wenhui Z. 11:00 to 12:00 Physics
Kristine Braaten 11:00 to 12:00 Statistics
Kristin H. 12:00 to 1:00 Biology
Shawn S. 12:30 to 1:30 Accounting
Marcus Rous, 2:00 to 3:00
Blaise DeSesa 12:30 to 1:00 Math
Steven B.  2:00 to 4:00 Physics  
Brandon C. 2:00 to 4:00 Math / Physics

English, ESL & Writing
Cassie M. 9:00 to 11:00 English / Writing
Tracy Wood 9:00 to 12:00 English / Writing
Brenda Goodis 11:00 to 3:00 English / Writing
Maria Perez 11:00 to 1:00 English / Writing / ESL
Claire K. 3:00 to 6:00 English / Writing

Tuesday
Math & Science
Zack McLaughlin-Alcock 9:00 to 2:00 All Math
Bruce Hofmann 12:00 to 3:00 Chemistry / Math
Alba D. 12:30 to 1:30 Accounting
Brandon C. 1:00 to 3:00 Math / Physics

English, Languages & Writing
Rosa Chism 12:00 to 1:30 Spanish
Jon Needham 12:30 to 1:30 Romance Languages / English / Writing

Wednesday
Math & Science
Barry Galuboff 11:00 to 12:00 All Math
Wenhui Z. 11:00 to 12:00 Physics

Marlene Smith 11:00 to 2:00pm Spanish
Stephen Vallette 11:30 to 12:30 Math
Kristin H. 12:00 to 1:00 Biology
Shawn S. 12:30 to 1:30 Accounting
Brandon C. 2:00 to 4:00 Math / Physics
Mohammad I. 2:30 to 4:30 Statistics

English, ESL, Languages & Writing
Cassie M. 9:00 to 11:00 English / Writing
Maria Perez 11:00 to 1:00 English / Writing / ESL
Michele Harbison 11:00 to 2:00 English / Writing
Jon Needham 12:00 to 1:00 Romance Languages / English / Writing
Rosa Chism 12:00 to 1:00 Spanish

Thursday
Math & Science
Zack McLaughlin-Alcock 9:00 to 2:00 All Math
Bruch Hofmann 12:00 to 3:00 Chemistry / Math
Alba D. 12:30 to 1:30 Accounting

English, ESL, Languages & Writing
Michele Harbison 9:00 to 12:00 English / Writing

Marlene Smith 11:00 to 2:00pm Spanish
Rosa Chism 12:00 to 1:30 Spanish
Alethea Kidd 12:30 to 1:30 English / Writing / ESL

Friday
Math & Science
Mohammad I. 10:30 to 1:30 Statistics
Wenhui Z. 11:00 to 12:00 Physics
Stephen Vallette 11:30 to 12:00 Math
Alba D. 12:00 to 1:00 Accounting
Kristin H. 12:00 to 1:00 Biology

English, ESL, Languages & Writing
Claire K. 9:00 to 1:00 English / Writing
Jon Needham 12:00 to 1:00 Romance Languages / English / Writing
Maria Perez 12:00 to 1:00 English / Writing / ESL
Rosa Chism 12:00 to 1:00 Spanish

 


Writing Tutors / Writing Consultants
Writing Tutors / Writing Consultants offer help with writing assignments for all courses. Writing tutoring happens when students request assistance with grammar and punctuation. Writing consultation happens when students drop in to “brainstorm” a topic, develop their ideas, or review a first draft.

Students should not expect tutors to proofread or edit their assignments. Instead, tutors help students learn what to look for when they proofread their own writing.


Composition Resources

Traditional Academic Essays in Three Parts

ICE: Introduce, Cite, and Explain Your Evidence

Descriptive / Reverse / After-the-Fact Outlines

Focusing a Topic by Mapping


Learning / Study Strategies
The Learning Center also provides help with Test Preparation, Time Management, College Reading Strategies, Note Taking, Test-taking Tips, Concentration, and Memory Strategies.


Student Employment -- Peer Tutoring
Students strong in a specific subject area are encouraged to consider working as paid Learning Center tutors. Applications are available at The Learning Center.

 

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