The University Learning Center hosts various course-specific group sessions and Study Slams that were developed at the suggestion and recommendation of our Learning Assistants, based on their own experience with these courses, as well as at the suggestion of students utlizing the resources at the ULC.
We offer group review sessions for:
We welcome your suggestions on future workshops and group sessions to develop, or past workshops you'd like to see offered again! Email us here!
Express Yourself! Conversation Circles
Increase your fluency in another language! These sessions supplement your foreign language studies and are designed to help you gain confidence speaking in the language you are studying. Sign up each week to attend! Sessions begin the week of September 18. Check back next week for links to sign up!
Seats are limited so please be considerate and only sign up if you intend to come. Walk-ins are welcome if seats remain available.
We also offer individual tutoring for all these languages and more. See our Individual Tutoring Sessions page for details.
International Students: English Language and Writing Support
Conversation Circles, one-on-one writing sessions, and weekly study groups for international and other undergraduate students for whom English is a second or other language.
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Study Slams and Study Halls are listed here.
Calculus I Weekly Study Series
Sign up weekly, topic-by-topic, below! Seats are limited. Please sign up only if you can commit to the session.
This week we’ll focus on basic derivatives as well as the limit definition of a derivative.
This week we’ll solve problems regarding a fundamental concept of calculus, the chain rule. We’ll do problems regarding the product rule and quotient rule.
Math for Econ II Bits
Specific topics for each weekly MFE II Bits session will be listed by the end of the week, but you can sign up now if you know you'd like to come! Seats are limited. Please sign up only if you can commit to the session.
- Tuesday, September 26th, 6:45 - 7:45pm
- Topics Covered: Directional derivatives, gradients Optimization: Max and min values, 1st and 2nd order conditions
- Tuesday, October 2, 6:45 - 7:45pm
- Topics Covered: Constrained optimization by substitution, constrained optimization by Lagrange multipliers Applications
Come learn basic terminal commands that would be helpful to beginners. You'll also learn how to compile your Java and Python programs from the terminal. Bring your laptop to follow along and to get some practice!! NOTE: If you have a Windows device, please install Git Bash before coming to the session.
RSVP here: Monday, September 18, 6:00 - 7:00pm, 19 University Place, Room 102.
Principles of Biology I
Bio Bits is a topic-specific mini-review session that will review material from the past week's lecture(s). Keep up with your studies and review with us! Sign up weekly, topic-by-topic, below! Seats are limited. Please sign up only if you can commit to the session.
Week of September 18
- Monday, September 18, 5:00 - 6:00pm, ARC LL01
- Thursday, September 21, 6:30 - 7:30pm, ARC LL05
Week of September 25
Bio PTs give you a chance to test your understanding of the material from the past week's lecture(s) through multiple choice questions modeled after past exams. Sign up weekly, topic-by-topic, below! Seats are limited. Please only sign up if you can commit to the session.
Week of September 18:
- Tuesday, September 19, 6:30 - 7:30pm, ARC LL01
- Wednesday, September 20, 5:00 - 6:00pm, ARC LL01
Week of September 25:
Molecular and Cell Biology PTs
During this weekly study session, students will participate in small groups that help them keep up to date with course material and tackle difficult topics. Students will also have the opportunity to ask specific questions.
Week of September 25
- Tuesday, September 26th, 6:30 - 7:30pm
- Topics Covered: Biomolecules and DNA Replication
- Tuesday, October 3rd, 6:30 - 7:30pm
- Topics Covered: Recombinant DNA
Organic Chemistry I PTs
Join us for our Organic Chemistry PTs! During this weekly study session, students will participate in small groups that help them keep up to date with course material and tackle difficult topics. Students will also have the opportunity to ask specific questions.