Happy New Year! I hope you had a festive and restful winter holiday break. The Academic Center for Excellence reopened after the holiday on January 3, 2019. The Mary Francine Writing Center consultants will resume their tutoring hours on Wednesday, January 16, 2019. The MFD WC hours will regularize by the end of the week. … Continue reading Spring 2019
I hope you had a full and relaxing summer. The Academic Center for Excellence team had a busy but quiet summer, quiet only because we did not host summer programming. Instead, we focused on our ACE space, team, professional development, new students and families visiting for Lake Days, among other energizing tasks including the common … Continue reading Welcome to a New Academic Year!
We hope your summer break has replenished your energy! The Academic Center for Excellence has had a busy summer and anticipates an exciting academic year. The Mary Francine Danis Writing Center will post a schedule for the first week, but the complete Fall 2016 schedule will begin on Tuesday after Labor Day (September 6, 2016). … Continue reading Welcome to campus OLLU Students!
Now that Fall Break is over, I encourage you to review your study schedule and consider ways to maximize your study time. Students often overlook the small chunks of time that open up during the day for studying. Those 30-40 minute slices of time can be power blocks for reviewing notes, brainstorming for a paper, … Continue reading Study Challenge
The Academic Center for Excellence welcomes you back! We had a busy and fun summer at ACE. Our Math Coordinator, Tony Perez, created the Discovery: Math MaTTers program for incoming freshmen; our Writing Consultants held almost 300 consultations; we developed our new Math Supplemental Instruction program; our ACE staff developed some workshops for the upcoming … Continue reading Welcome Back!