The Academic Success Center (ASC) has made it easier to apply for a tutor! A tutoring information and expectations meeting is required only once a year. If you had a tutor Fall 2019, you can apply right on the ASC website. If you did not have a tutor Fall 2019, you will need to attend […]
Wednesday November 20, 2019 is the last day to apply for an ASC tutor. It’s not too late! Stop by the ASC to fill out an application or print, fill it out and stop by our office to set up an appointment to receive your tutoring information. You must drop off your application and set […]
Join us for an hour of tips, tools and strategies to get prepared for your exams! Wednesday, November 20, 5:30- 6:30 in Maas Conference. Bring your dinner from Phelps!
The ASC has been assigning a lot of tutors! Some courses are getting close to filling and wait lists will have to be started. If you are considering applying for a tutor we encourage you to do so soon! You can work with a tutor once or the entire semester! The best way to determine […]
Exams are looming! Projects are impending! Are you struggling to get motivated? Watch this video created by students from Indiana University Bloomington for some inspiration and encouragement! (It’s only 3 minutes so the ASC gives you permission to pause your studies to watch it!) Beat Procrastination! Eat that Frog!
Proven Methods for Improved Final Exam Preparation and Focus Based on a 2013 article by Shaniese Alston, Office of New Media of the State University of New York Say NO to cramming: Study in 20-50 minute increments and give yourself 5-10 minutes in between. By distributing learning over time versus cramming, you will typically gain […]
The Academic Success Center is offering a workshop on De-Cramming for Exams! Please join us on Tuesday, April 2, from 5:30- 6:30 pm in Maas Conference. We will have tips, tools and munchies that will help you coast confidently into the final weeks of the semester! Feel free to bring your dinner!
Review & Reflect Regularly- What’s working? What’s not? Make a plan to adjust. Don’t wait until you are doing poorly to seek out help- seek out resources before it’s too late to turn things around! Many FREE resources are available to you: Your professors and academic advisor Your RA and/or RD Academic Success Center Tutoring […]
1. Divide up your time. • Spend Time Studying for the Exams that Carry the Most Weight. • Focus Your Time on Difficult Classes – spend the majority of your time on the classes where your grade is borderline. 2. Stay alert. • Get a good night’s SLEEP! Your brain can’t function properly without 7-8 hours […]
5-STEP FINAL EXAM WEEK PREPARATION – Part I Ask Questions! Don’t be afraid to speak up in class. There’s a good chance that at least one other person doesn’t get it, either. Use your prof’s office hours or schedule an appointment. Make a list of your questions and bring it with you. Record the answers […]