Monthly Archives: April 2012

UPCOMING Tues 4/10, 4/17: Learning Science

Ever wonder there is a better (i.e. more productive and effective) way to learn and review materials from science classes?

LEARNING STRATEGIES FOR SCIENCE AT DARTMOUTH:  If your have been surprised by your experience in Dartmouth Science classes, or feel you could use some tips to help you be more successful working with the material PLEASE COME!   You will learn learning and study strategies along with tools for managing stress!

Time: TUESDAY: APRIL 1O;  APRIL 17, 6:00 PM

Place: CARSON 60

Who’s going to be there?

Sarah Berger (Nathan Smith Pre-health Society); Carl Thum (Academic Skills Center); Dean Hoyt and Dean Buckly (Undergraduate Dean’s Office) along with Upper Class Peer Mentors!

 

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UPCOMING Mon 4/9: Do It In The Dark!

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Time: Monday, April 9th 7:30 – 9:00 PM

Place: Collis 101

Wonder what is it like to work during extremely early hours, or late hours? Do you want to experiment with your daily schedules? Come to “Do It In the Dark” to meet the panel of people who work during non-traditional hours.

UPCOMING Fri 4/6: Spring Splash

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Time: Friday, April 6th  12 Noon to 4 PM – Spring Splash (Extended Drop-in Hours)

Place: Collis 101

Why Go?: To get your cover letters and resumes checked !

A Message from the Academic Skills Center and Tutor Clearinghouse

Hello everybody,

Here is a little info about the Academic Skills Center and the Tutor Clearinghouse.

The Academic Skills Center provides assistance to students in order to achieve academic success. The Center is available to any student, who wishes to improve their academic skills and ability to learn.

The ASC provides workshops, handouts and one-on-one attention to all students who request it. If you want to improve your grades and/or test performance, don’t feel comfortable talking in class, are attending class regularly but you feel like you’re missing important points, feel like you’re a slow reader, are having trouble completing tests in the allotted time, etc. the ASC can help!!

At the ASC, you can also find the Tutor Clearinghouse, which facilitates peer tutoring, study groups, and conversation partners!

To request or become a tutor visit us @ http://www.dartmouth.edu/~acskills/tutors/index.html and fill out one of the forms

If you want more information, have any questions or comments, visit us in Collis 301, visit us on our website (http://www.dartmouth.edu/~acskills/), send us a blitz @ Academic Skills Center or Tutor Clearinghouse, or give us a call at (603) 646-2014.

We’d love to help you – check us out!

Best,

The Academic Skills Center and the Tutor Clearinghouse