Academic Review Centers
Biology Question Center (BQC)
The Biology Question Center (BQC) fields drop-in questions from students in 100-level Biology courses or Biology 200, Cell Structure and Function. The BQC is open on Wednesdays from 9-10:30 p.m. in the group study rooms (304 C and D) in the KINSC Science Library and on Sundays from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Office of Academic Resources (Stokes 118K). Further information on the BQC can also be obtained from Kate Heston in the Biology Department.
Biology Guided Learning Group (GLG)
The GLG is a peer-led discussion group supporting students taking Biology 200, Cell Structure and Function. Held Wednesdays from 9-10:30 p.m. (Office of Academic Resources, Stokes 118J) and Sundays from 8:30-10 p.m. (Office of Academic Resources, Stokes 118K), GLG is staffed by biology majors who help students master course content and develop a deeper understanding of topics covered in the lectures and laboratories. GLG is intended for a cohort of students interested in committing to regular, small group meetings with peer-tutors, although drop-ins are also welcome. Further information on the BQC can also be obtained from Kate Heston in the Biology Department.
Calculus Resource Center (CRC)
The Calculus Resource Center is a walk-in tutoring center staffed by student Teaching Assistants. In Spring 2015, the CRC will be open to students enrolled in Math 105 on Mondays and Tuesdays, 9-11 p.m., and open to students in Math 121 on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9-11 p.m. The CRC is located in Stokes 118K, inside the Office of Academic Resources. Students can come with questions from class, homework, or just to review topics in math that may have gotten rusty. No appointments necessary!
Chemistry Questions Center (CQC)
The Chemistry Questions Center (CQC) is open to students enrolled in Chemistry 225b on Sundays, 7-9 p.m. (Stokes 118J) and Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m. (Stokes 118K).
Instructional Technology Center (ITC)
The Instructional Technology Center (ITC) is located at Stokes 205 and provides students, faculty and staff with a space to work on various projects. The Center is equipped with multimedia equipment and software, and staffed with professional personnel.
Linguistics Study Hour
Linguistics Study Hour is a peer-led resource hosted by the Linguistics Department for all students in Tri-Co linguistics classes or those who are interested in linguistics. The study hour takes place in the lobby of the Office of Academic Resources every Tuesday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Upperclassmen in linguistics are available as resources for questions on any type of linguistics homework or problem, advice, and networking.
Math Question Center (MQC)
Open from Sunday through Thursday, 7-9 p.m., in Hilles 011. Faculty and math majors are available to help students with questions about any math class. Students are welcome to meet their classmates in the MQC to work on math homework, even if they do not have specific questions for the MQC staff.
The Physics Clinic provides students in our introductory physics courses (Physics 101, 102, 105 and 106) a student-led resource for help in understanding course material and doing homework assignments. The Clinic is held three nights per week in the Physics Lounge, KINSC room H107. Exact hours and days are announced the first week of classes each semester.
Open to anyone who needs help with a paper or oral presentation, in any discipline or course, at any stage of the writing process; help is also available to students working on applications of various types. Trained fellow students with a wide range of majors listen and respond to your questions, and help you think through and express your ideas clearly.