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Learning Services

Learning Services supports students at all levels as they strive to become independent, resilient, and strategic learners. We support instructors and campus partners in their efforts to help students develop academic skills and make academic transitions.

Services for students

Learning Services is a central hub on campus for providing information, tools, workshops, and individual appointments to undergraduate and graduate students in these areas:

  • Planning time, setting goals, and maintaining motivation
  • Managing procrastination
  • Building academic resilience and coping with failure and stress
  • Making successful transitions to new academic environments
  • Preparing for exams and tests, including multiple choice
  • Reading and note-taking
  • Giving academic presentations and thesis defenses
  • Designing and presenting academic posters
  • Working effectively in groups

Learn more about our services by visiting Studying Resources and Workshops.

Core programs

Services for instructors and campus partners

Learning Services assists instructors and campus partners in their efforts to enhance student learning and academic performance. Services include:

  • Customized, in-class instruction
  • Customized training for teaching assistants and student leaders
  • Consultation services for the collaborative development of course activities, assignments, learning outcomes, and assessment tools.

Please contact us for more information.

 

Learning Services Staff

General Library Enquiries? Get in touch.
Looking for someone specific? See our staff list below.

List of staff who work in Learning Services
First Name Last Name Title
Jason Dodd Science Learning Specialist and Student Athlete Mentor Program Coordinator
Victoria Fritz Learning Specialist
Heather Mitchell Learning Specialist and Engineering Peer Helper Co-Supervisor
Joannah O'Hatnick Interim Manager, Learning Services
Shannon Rushe Learning Specialist and Learning Peer Helper Supervisor