The QSR Center, located in 303 Christian A. Johnson Hall, offers drop-in peer tutoring in introductory level courses containing a mathematics/quantitative component. Students may come to the center to work on homework, to work with a tutor, to review specific topics, or to use the resources of the computer lab and library.
The mission of the QSR center is to support students in the development of their academic skills, and to foster collaborative learning and intellectual growth.
Other programs offered by the Center include support for the Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning Requirement QSR (for students from 2014 on), help for the mathematics portion of Graduate Record Exam, and workshops designed to accompany specific courses.
NEW for Spring 2013: Math Commons!
Join the mini-lessons facilitated by tutors at the MATH COMMONS in the QSR Center in C. A. Johnson 303 – Just drop in to one, or all of lessons.
Monday, April 15 – 5-6 pm – Personal Finance - Balance your Checkbook, Calculate Interest, Figure Percentages
Wednesday, April 17 – 4-5 pm – Personal Health & Fitness - Learn about Nutrition & Value of Foods
Thursday, April 18 – 4:30-5:30 pm – Graphs & Charts - Interpret Graphs, Learn about Slopes, Practice Some Excel
Tuesday, April 23 - 5-6 pm - Geometry - Formulas, formulas, formulas
Thursday, April 25 – 5-6 pm - Algebra - Write Algebraic Expressions, Learn Linear & Exponential Functions
If you are taking an introductory or upper-level quantitative course in Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, or Psychology, you may drop in on any time when tutors are available for the course you are taking.
Some students may be referred to the Center by their professors. Some professors may ask an entire class to come to the Center to review skills needed for success in the course.
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