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 welcome your suggestions on future workshops and group sessions to develop, or past workshops you'd like to see offered again! Email us here!
See also our Academic Skills Workshops for additional group sessions.
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 15.
Seats are limited so please be considerate and only sign up if you intend to come.
Walk-ins are welcome if seats remain available.
Looking for more writing prompts and a community of creative writers outside your Introduction to Fiction and Poetry course? In ULC Craftshops, you'll be exposed to a different literary technique each session, as well as have a chance to generate new work, and workshop stories and poems as time allows.
The first in our series of Calc I Study Slams, this session will cover approaches to solve limits, with examples. If time allows, we will also cover limits involving infinity.
Wednesday, September 24, 6:30-7:30pm, Silver 208
This session will focus on implicit differentiation and linear approximation and differentials. If time allows, we will also cover the chain rule.
Monday, October 6, 7:45-9:00pm, 12 Waverly Place, room L120
This session will be dedicated to optimization problems and curve sketching.
TBD: Week of November 17
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. Click here for a schedule of topics and to sign up.
Bio PTs gives you a chance to test your understanding of the material from the past week's lecture(s) through multiple choice questions modeled after previous exams. Sign up weekly - click here to register.
Work together with your peers to solve practice problems prepared by Learning Assistants and enhance your understanding of organic chemistry! Sign up weekly. Links will be available a week prior to each session.
Work through practice problems and engage with the material you're learning in class. Held bi-weekly. Sign up below - links will be available a week prior to each session.
Test your understanding of MCB I by answering questions based on prior weeks' material. Held bi-weekly, beginning the week of September 22. Sign up below - links will be available a week prior to each session.
Held within the week before each major exam in the foundational science courses, Science Study Slams provide a fast-paced review of important points to remember before your tests. These are not meant to be a substitute for long-term, comprehensive study plans, but are instead a quick rundown and refresher!
*Check back in the fall for dates!