CSO Opportunity Scholarship - CSO’s Opportunity Scholarship is a $2,000, four-year renewable scholarship awarded to first-generation college students enrolling at a CSO College Partner school in the Class of 2016. Scholarship winners are also given the opportunity to serve as bloggers on Center for Student Opportunity's blog to share their college journeys and offer advice to younger students like them on how to make it to and through college.
Qualifying incoming freshmen can apply at http://csopportunity.org/scholarship/ and can contact scholarship@CSOpportunity.org with any questions. Deadline: Friday, May 25, 2012
Hundley Center for Academic Enrichment - The Hundley is more than just free tutoring! Utilize the Hundley tutors for tutoring, structured study sessions, and paper critiquing. To maximize your time in the Hundley, make a list of what you most need help with and let your tutor know so that he or she can tailor your session to best fit you!
Hundley I.Q. (Individual Quizzers) Tutors - The Hundley Center is offering a new service this semester—“Individual Quizzer” (I.Q.) Tutoring. I.Q. Tutors are available to meet with students to develop an individualized study plan based on the student’s unique learning style and assist with time management techniques. In addition, I.Q. Tutors are available to provide one-on-one test preparation—teaching test-taking strategies and quizzing students over their study materials.
Also, students may schedule appointments with I.Q. Tutors to review for a test. I.Q. Tutors will provide one-on-one sessions to quiz students over their notecards, study guides, etc.
Sign up on the Hundley website at www.uu.edu/programs/hundleycenter/appointments I.Q. Tutor subjects: Study Skills, Time Management, and Test Preparation are listed on the left-hand side at the bottom of the page.
Take advantage of this opportunity to give yourself an extra edge in your classes!
Keystone Tutoring - Elijah Fletcher, Kalee Hall, Callie Sheehan, Rachel Walters, and Jana Ingram are currently tutoring for the Keystone program They are happy to meet with you to study or review for your tests and projects.
Kalee is available on Thursday afternoons from 1:40-3 pm to assist students taking Old Testament, New Testament, and English (specifically, she's ready to help with editing and MLA citations).
Callie is prepared to help with study skills as well as Math (especially for those taking the required EDU math course).
Elijah and Jana can help with study skills and provide guidance for study groups in CHR courses as well as ENG, PSY and HIS. Jana is free Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 8:00 am till 10:30 am as well as most nights except for Wednesday night.
Rachel can provide assistance for those taking science classes (both majors and non-majors) as well as math courses.
You can contact them via:
Jana: firstname.lastname@example.org/(901) 359 379 (text)
MLA reference - For a quick, online MLA resource, check out Purdue University's Online Writing Lab.
On-Call Math Tutors - The Hundley Center provides this service for those struggling with math. The tutors are "available to meet with you at your convenience with 24 hours' notice given. Contact the Hundley Center at 731.661.5123 for the names and phone numbers of On-Call Math Tutors."
On-call Writing Tutors - Need some extra help on that paper or essay? Call one of the Hundley Center's On-call Writing Tutors! They only need 24 hours notice before they can meet with you and help you polish off your paper. Follow the link to find the contact information you need to participate. Take advantage of this great resource!
Research Assistance - The Emma Waters Summar library has librarians available to help you with refining your research topics, locating resources, and properly citing your papers. As you're working through your research papers, take advantage of this great opportunity, and let the professionals give you help in research and formatting!
Smarthinking - This online resource allows you to meets with online "e-structors" for subjects you may be struggling with. Can't find a time to meet in the Hundley? No problem! Just log on to Smarthinking and work with an online tutor. Also check out the online paper critiquing available through Smarthinking. Follow the link on the Hundley Center page and get started! Each student is given 300 minutes, free of charge.
Standardized Test Prep Resources - The Union library offers a wide range of standardized test preparation resources for free! Check out this site and see what they have to offer.
UNI 197: Keystone Study Skills Lab - This class is offered as an additional resource for Keystone students seeking to gain an extra edge in preparing for classes. This course provides students with the opportunity for in-class one-on-one tutoring, group study sessions, study skill practice, and writing critique.
For more information on Keystone
Contact the Office of Academic Support
1050 Union University Drive
Jackson, Tennessee 38305