Task Preparation – Haley Rietman

What is the main way in which you prepare for an important task? Was there a specific person, event or situation that taught you to prepare in this way? This blog post was written by Haley Rietman. Haley is the Program Assistant in the Learning…

April’s Monthly Tip!

Can you believe it, Dons? We’re almost done with another semester! Here’s another tip to keep you on your feet: “Break the task down to lessen the sense of being overwhelmed. Once you start to enjoy an accomplishment or two, you’re more likely to keep…

Managing Your Time: Joy Kim

Major: Biology Year: Class of 2017 Involvement on Campus: LWC Peer Lead Tutor, Tri-Beta, Corpus Clinic, National Society of Collegiate Scholars How do you manage your time effectively as a student? As a student, Joy budgets her time using “the planner method.” While her weeks tend…

March’s Monthly Tip!

Happy March, Dons! We’re almost halfway done with this school year! Can you believe it? This month has been full of midterms and a much needed break. Finals will be coming up before we know it! Here’s a tip from your friendly LWC staff: Take…

January’s Monthly Tip

Welcome back to school! We hope your Spring semester goes well and always know The Learning and Writing Center is here to assist you whenever you need us! This semester is filled with lots of events so make sure to manage your time well. Since…

November’s Monthly Tip!

Happy November, Dons! It’s almost time for Thanksgiving break! I hope you’re all ready for good company and good food! This month’s tip is: Learn Time Management! I know we’ve all heard the familiar phrase about balancing our time and prioritizing our interests but it…

2016 LWC Volunteer Clean Up!

This past weekend, our center volunteered to help clean up Ocean Beach! After 2 hours, we were all able to pick up a heavy load of trash. Joy, Alina, and Kristina definitely exceeded our expectations though! Here’s a few pictures from our event!

Peak Performance Sessions

Hey Dons! There’s still events being held for academics, career planning, and self-health through our peak performance sessions! Join the LWC as we team up with other centers on campus for the academic sessions! We hope to see you there!

October’s Monthly Tip!

Happy October! Halloween is upon us and midterm season is finally dwindling down. This month has been filled with countless studying and numerous drop-in’s for the Learning and Writing Center! (Just know there’s always room available to make an appointment if you need some help!)…

Welcome To The Learning And Writing Center!

Happy Fall, Dons! Welcome to the Learning and Writing Center blog! Here’s where we keep you up to date on all things LWC and all our events taking place throughout the year! Weekly tips, student stories, LWC events, study strategies, and more will be posted…