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Workshops

CLR Workshops = Success!

CLR workshops are designed to help you succeed at UNH in your classes and your professional pursuits.  We are offering workshops in:  business, math, chemistry, and writing support.  All members of the UNH community are welcome!

If possible, please let us know that you plan to attend by reserving a spot through InsideUNH by clicking on the “Academics” tab and scrolling down to AccuTrackSearch for the workshop under “Seminars.” You may call (203) 932-7215 with questions.  Space is limited in some instances.  Walk-in participants are welcome, but confirming your attendance allows us to prepare handouts and seating arrangements.


“Mastering the Calculus I and II Mastery Tests—Mr. Robert Harvey, Dr. Peter Intarapanich, and Mr. Nicolas Zoghb

This workshop will help students master the Calculus I and Calculus II Mastery tests.  NOTE:  Each workshop covers a different test.

Length:  60 minutes      Audience:  Anyone taking the relevant math course

Dates

Calculus I:   6-7 PM, March 8th (Intarapanich); 4-5 PM, March 30th (Harvey); 3-4 PM, April 12th (Harvey); 5-6 PM, April 26th (Intarapanich); and 4:30-5:30 PM, May 2nd (Harvey)

Calculus II:   8-9 PM, March 10th (Intarapanich); 8-9 PM, March 31st (Zoghb); 4-5 PM, April 14th (Zoghb); and 8-9 PM, May 4th (Zoghb)

 

“Preparing for Your Chemistry Final—Mr. Robert Harvey, Dr. Kevin Lin, Armand Sebastian, Benjamin Hodge, Christine Battle, and Angela Rastelli

This workshop will prepare students for upcoming chemistry finals and show students how to approach studying materials relevant to the course.  Sessions are class specific, so be sure to register for the course you’re taking.

Length:  60 minutes      Audience:  Anyone taking the relevant chemistry course(s)

DatesCHEM 1103:  12:30-1:30 PM, April 28th (Battle) and 7-8 PM, May 1st (Rastelli)

CHEM 1105:  8-9 PM, April 28th (Hodge) and 6-7 PM, May 2nd (Battle)

CHEM 1115:  6:30-7:30 PM, April 27th (Sebastian) and 5:30-6:30 PM, May 3rd (Sebastian)

CHEM 2201:  2-3 PM, May 3rd (Lin) and 4-5 PM, May 4th (Harvey)

CHEM 2202:  11 AM-12 PM, May 2nd (Harvey) and 10:30-11:30 AM, May 4th (Lin)

 

“Preparing for Your EASC 1107, 1112, 2211, and 2224 Finals”—Fred Cheney, Amanda Zhu, and Matthew Seaman 

This workshop will prepare students for various upcoming EASC finals and show you how to approach studying materials relevant to the course. 

Length:  60 minutes      Audience:  Anyone taking EASC 1107, EASC 1112, EASC 2211, or EASC 2224

DatesEASC 1107:  8-9 PM, April 27th (Cheney) and 8-9 PM, May 1st (Cheney)

EASC 1112:  6-7 PM, May 1st (Cheney) and 12:30-1:30 PM, May 3rd (Zhu)

EASC 2211:  12-1 PM, May 2nd (Zhu) and 1-2 PM, May 4th (Zhu)

EASC 2224:  11 AM-12 PM, April 29th (Seaman) and 3-4 PM, May 4th (Seaman)

 

“What Is Plagiarism?  How Do I Avoid It?”—Ms. Martha Dumas and Ms. Janet Wu York

Are you confused about when you need to cite?  Are you frightened by the prospect of accidentally plagiarizing?  Do you want to know how to cite in different circumstances, including for oral presentations?  Check out this workshop to learn the answers.

Length: 60 minutes        Audience:  Everyone

Dates7-8 PM, Mar. 6th (Dumas); 10-11 AM, March 22nd (Wu York); 6-7 PM, Mar. 23rd (Dumas); and 1-2 PM, March 24th (Wu York)

 

“Structuring Your Research Paper: Planning through Documenting”—Ms. Debbie Malewicki  

We will explore how to structure, and stay organized while preparing, your research paper from brainstorming to the sweet end.

Length:  90 minutes (Please be sure to attend the entire presentation.)

Audience:  Students addressing longer (five pages+) research essays, including theses

Dates: 6-7:30 PM, March 9th (Malewicki) and 3:30-5 PM, March 28th (Malewicki)

 

“Supplemental Instruction (SI) for Organic Chemistry II:  CHEM 2202/2204—Armand Sebastian from the Center for Learning Resources and the Tagliatela College of Engineering

Length:  60 minutes      Audience:  Students taking CHEM 2202/2204

SI is an opportunity to review material covered in class, discuss concept and processes, and ask questions with fellow students and peer tutor Armand Sebastian.  Organic Chemistry professors fully endorse it.

DatesTuesdays:  4-5 PM and Wednesdays: 5-6 PM

 

“Convergences and Sequences:  Calculus II Mastery Test Prep.”—Mr. Nicolas Zoghb 

This workshop will primarily assist students in Calculus II in mastering convergences and sequences.

Length: 60 minutes        Audience:  Calculus II students

Dates11 AM-12 PM, March 29th (Zoghb) and 5-6 PM, April 28th (Zoghb)

 

“Nota Bene!  Note-Taking Strategies that Work”—Ms. Alice Guido 

Learn how to develop the note-taking system that works best for you.

Length: 60 minutes       Audience: anyone

Dates: 1-2 PM, March 8th (Guido) and 2-3 PM, March 9th (Guido)

 

“The Details Matter: A Grammar and Punctuation Review”—Dr. Leon Weinmann, Ms. Martha Dumas, and Mrs. Linda Lubrano

Confused about mixed constructions, comma splices, fragments, and/or run-ons? You’ve probably forgotten many of the basics. This workshop can help.

Length: 60 minutes       Audience: Anyone

Dates: 1-2 PM, March 22nd (Weinmann), 7:30-8:30 PM, March 23rd (Dumas), 7-8 PM, March 24th (Lubrano), 7-8 PM, April 25th (Weinmann), and 8-9 PM, April 26th (Weinmann)

 

“Getting It Done: Planning, Writing, and Finishing Your Thesis”—Dr. Leon Weinmann

Learn how to make a plan for finishing your thesis on time.

Length: 60 minutes       Audience: Graduate and advanced undergraduate students

Dates: 7-8 PM, March 7th (Weinmann) and 6-7 PM, March 10th (Weinmann)

 

 


 

Please Click here to view the Workshop Schedule for Spring 2016 Semester

All CLR workshops are FREE.  You may attend as many as you wish.  Workshops are in the CLR, Library Lower Level. 

Visit http://www.newhaven.edu/academics/CLR/711665/  to learn how to reserve a spot under “Seminars” on Inside UNH.

If possible, please let us know that you plan to attend by reserving a spot through Inside UNH by clicking on the “Academics” tab and scrolling down to AccuTrack.  Search for the workshop under “Seminars.” You may call (203) 932-7215 with questions.  Space is limited in some instances.  Walk-in participants are welcome, but confirming your attendance allows us to prepare handouts and seating arrangements.