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ServicesGet one step closer to achieving your goals. Questions? Stop by our office in 68 PLC.
Math, Writing and Language Drop-in
Stop by TLC Sky Studio, 4th Fl Knight Library to get feedback on your writing, help understanding your math homework or work with a tutor on first year language studies. Free help is available Monday–Thursday, 9:00am-7:00pm and Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm, starting week 2 of each term.
Our 1-3 credit courses offer strategies to improve the quality of your coursework, enhance your learning, and boost your academic confidence.
Are you interested in learning about techniques that enhance your learning but can’t invest more than an hour or two?
Feel like you’re falling behind in a class? Get caught up with a tutor. You can join a small tutoring group that lasts all term or request a tutor who can meet by individual arrangement.
Grad School Prep
Are you feeling unprepared to take the GRE, GMAT, or MCAT? Rehearse through our test prep workshops, designed to reduce test anxiety while gaining knowledge, skills, practice and confidence.
Connect with one of the many programs housed within TLC:
McNair (TRIO), SSS (TRIO), Class Encore, Health Professions and more!
“This was the most beneficial class I’ve taken in all of college. These are skills any student would benefit from.” Brian B., Tackling Time
“The tools I learned in this class will help me throughout my life.” Monica L., Speed Reading
Spring 2017 Workshops
Taming Test Anxiety
Fri, 3/3, 2:00-2:50pm, 72 PLC
Gain new ideas for studying effectively, coping with stress, and navigating exam questions in order to learn more and test better.
Writing with Sources
Wed, 5/3, 4:00-4:50pm, 72 PLC
All academic writing is part of an ongoing conversation. To have your say, you must build on what others have said. Join us to learn how to incorporate the voices and views of others, without sacrificing your own.
Speed Reading Basics
Tue, 5/16, 3:00-3:50pm, 72 PLC
Looking to reduce reading time without sacrificing comprehension? Come give speed reading a try!
Studies on Studying
Thur, 4/27, 3:00-3:50pm, 72 PLC
Explore how five research-based principles for effective learning can transform your study approach—and your results.
Thur, 5/11, 11:00-11:50am, 72 PLC
Find effective scheduling techniques and organizational strategies to prioritize to-dos, beat deadlines, and re-balance your life.
ACEing Your Tests
Thur, 5/25, 4:00-4:50pm, 72 PLC
If you find yourself rereading an exam question only to find it more confusing, then come discuss strategies for becoming a more successful tester.