Spring 2019

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


Welcome to a New Academic Year!

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!

Study Challenge

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