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Bringing Learning Centers Together with Keigh-Cee Bell, Episode 2 of 2

26 May 2021

Press play to listen: There were a lot of questions and sharing of ideas. For all of us who felt siloed, it was a great space to come together and bounce ideas off of each other. In episode 2 of a two-part interview with Keigh-Cee Bell, Coordinator for the Carole...

Academic Success Exchange Recap: Improving Training for Staff and Tutors

20 May 2021

  ACADEMIC SUCCESS EXCHANGE For our Academic Success session held on May 20, 2021, center managers and higher education professionals met to discuss concerns, challenges, and ideas for improving training staff and tutors. We pondered thoughtful questions and heard about methods employed by those centers represented. Below are some of...

Academic Success Exchange Recap: Moving From All Virtual to Hybrid Support

19 May 2021

ACADEMIC SUCCESS EXCHANGE For the very first Academic Success session on May 13, 2021, center managers and higher education professionals met to discuss concerns, challenges, and ideas for transitioning to a hybrid model of support for students. We had a rewarding discussion about moving from all virtual support to hybrid...

Bringing Staff, Students, and Faculty Together with Keigh-Cee Bell, Episode 1 of 2

7 April 2021

Press play to listen: Our biggest hurdle was engaging students when outreach was completely virtual. Our biggest win is seeing a large comeback in our tutoring numbers In episode one of a two-part interview with Keigh-Cee Bell, Coordinator for the Carole A. Tate Teaching and Learning Center at Southwest Michigan...

The 5 Pillars of Learning Centers, with Penny Turrentine: #5. Data Collection for Continuous Improvement

3 March 2021

In the final part of a short series of podcast episodes, we conclude a discussion with Penny Turrentine, Ph. D., Adjunct Faculty and Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, about another foundational pillar upon which to successfully build your college or university Learning Center.   Her book, Everything You Ever...

The 5 Pillars of Learning Centers, with Penny Turrentine: #4. Establish Rapport with Your Students

4 February 2021

In part four of a short series of podcast episodes, we speak with Penny Turrentine, Ph. D., Adjunct Faculty and Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, regarding another foundational pillar on which to build a successful Learning Center at your college or university. Her recent publication, Everything You Ever Wanted...

The 5 Pillars of Learning Centers, with Penny Turrentine: #3. Resourcefulness

6 January 2021

In part three of a short series of podcast episodes, we continue our discussion with Penny Turrentine, Ph. D., Adjunct Faculty and Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, regarding another foundational pillar on which to build a successful Learning Center at your college or university. Inspired by her most recent...

The 5 Pillars of Learning Centers, with Penny Turrentine: #2. Support from Faculty and Administrators

2 December 2020

In part two of a short series of podcast episodes, we speak with Penny Turrentine, Ph. D., Adjunct Faculty and Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, about another foundational pillar on which to build a successful Learning Center at your college or university. Inspired by her most recent publication, Everything...

The 5 Pillars of Learning Centers, with Penny Turrentine: 1. Professional Development

30 October 2020

In part one of a short series of podcast episodes, we sit down with Penny Turrentine, Ph. D., Adjunct Faculty and Program Coordinator at Pima Community College, to discuss some of the foundational pillars on which to build a successful Learning Center at your college or university. Inspired by her most...

Podcast Episode: Listening to Students and Making It Fun with Tricia Seifert, MSU

1 July 2020

Students have a lot to tell us about how we can help them be successful and listening is essential. They also appreciate it when we take the time to make learning fun. We interviewed Tricia Seifert, Ph. D., Associate Professor of Adult and Higher Education for Montana State University, Researcher...