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Academic Success

The Office of Student Affairs helps students succeed by offering student development opportunities that assist in current academic pursuits and support future personal achievement.

Staff

  • John Turbeville, Ph.D., Assistant Dean and Director of Career Services
  • Amelia Hoffman, Academic Success and Community Service Coordinator
  • Jet Lewis, Peer Tutor Coordinator
  • Kenneth Windstein, ASC Work Study Student - Office Assistant
  • TBD, ASC Work Study Student - Office Assistant

Academic Success Center (ASC)

We offer

  • Peer Tutoring Program
  • At-risk Student Support — initiatives such as the S.E.E.D.S Support Program for academic probation students
  • Academic Success Workshops
  • Tutor Training Seminars

Use the menu to the right to learn more.

Amelia Hoffman
Bray 110

Tutoring Services
Centennial Hall B-014
(315) 470-4919
Fax: (315) 470-4912
aghoffma@esf.edu
esftutoring@gmail.com

Hours

Monday-Friday
8 am – 4:30 pm
(4 pm in summer)

Academic Success Workshops Calendar

August
27

Monday

Mandatory Tutor Training

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Peer Tutor Training Sessions from: 12-1pm 1-2pm 2-3pm | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-4909


August
28

Tuesday

Mandatory Tutor Training

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Tutor Training 3-4pm | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-4909


August
29

Wednesday

Peer Tutor Training

9:00 am - 10:00 am | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Peer Tutor Training 9am-10am | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-4909


September
10

Monday

Academic Probation Large Group Meeting

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Marshall Auditorium | Event Website | Academic Probation Large Group meeting | Sponsor: Academic Success | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-4909


September
11

Tuesday

Academic Probation Large Group Meeting

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Marshall Auditorium | Event Website | Academic Probation Large Group Meeting | Sponsor: Academic Support Services | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, 315-470-4909


September
18

Tuesday

SEEDS- Time & Task Management

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have too much to do and not enough time to complete everything? This workshop will help you manage your time using various tools and time organization strategies. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


September
19

Wednesday

SEEDS-Become a Test-Taking Champion

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you feel stressed at the thought of an upcoming test? Donít know how to prepare for your midterm or upcoming tests? This workshop will focus on giving you an introduction to some basic study techniques, test preparation, test-taking, and learn some techniques ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


September
20

Thursday

SEEDS- Brain Power: Next Level Study Hacks

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have trouble recalling information from your lectures, readings, or notes? This workshop will provide you with some skills on how to improve your memory in order to help you be more successful in your studies. Unlock your amazing BRAIN POWER Learn specific ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


September
21

Friday

SEEDS- Time & Task Management

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have too much to do and not enough time to complete everything? This workshop will help you manage your time using various tools and time organization strategies. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


September
25

Tuesday

SEEDS-Effective Note-Taking

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Are you having trouble taking notes in a particular class? Do you feel that your notes are too confusing? This workshop will provide you with some ideas on how to take more effective notes that will help you learn and retain information. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909

SEEDS-Stress Management & Building Resiliency

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Feeling overwhelmed? Like you have a pile of work that will never be complete? Feeling anxious? Canít sleep? Sleeping too much? We can help! Learn some stress management techniques that are stress busters! | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


September
27

Thursday

SEEDS-Become a Test-Taking Champion

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you feel stressed at the thought of an upcoming test? Donít know how to prepare for your midterm or upcoming tests? This workshop will focus on giving you an introduction to some basic study techniques, test preparation, test-taking, and learn some techniques ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
4

Thursday

SEEDS- Brain Power:Next Level Study Hacks

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have trouble recalling information from your lectures, readings, or notes? This workshop will provide you with some skills on how to improve your memory in order to help you be more successful in your studies. Unlock your amazing BRAIN POWER Learn specific ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
5

Friday

SEEDS-Stress Management & Building Resiliency

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Feeling overwhelmed? Like you have a pile of work that will never be complete? Feeling anxious? Canít sleep? Sleeping too much? We can help! Learn some stress management techniques that are stress busters! | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
11

Thursday

SEEDS- Time & Task Management

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have too much to do and not enough time to complete everything? This workshop will help you manage your time using various tools and time organization strategies. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
12

Friday

SEEDS- Effective Note-Taking

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Are you having trouble taking notes in a particular class? Do you feel that your notes are too confusing? This workshop will provide you with some ideas on how to take more effective notes that will help you learn and retain information. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
16

Tuesday

SEEDS-Brain Power: Next Level Study Hacks

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have trouble recalling information from your lectures, readings, or notes? This workshop will provide you with some skills on how to improve your memory in order to help you be more successful in your studies. Unlock your amazing BRAIN POWER Learn specific ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
18

Thursday

SEEDS- Staying Motivated

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Having issues with procrastination? Are you in a rut? Join us to spark your intrinsic motivation! Learn how to stay on task and gain back your confidence. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
19

Friday

SEEDS- Time & Task Management

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you have too much to do and not enough time to complete everything? This workshop will help you manage your time using various tools and time organization strategies. | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
23

Tuesday

SEEDS- Brain Power: Next Level Study Hacks

11:30 am - 12:30 pm | 110 moon Library | Event Website | Do you have trouble recalling information from your lectures, readings, or notes? This workshop will provide you with some skills on how to improve your memory in order to help you be more successful in your studies. Unlock your amazing BRAIN POWER Learn specific ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
25

Thursday

SEEDS- Become a Test-Taking Champion

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Do you feel stressed at the thought of an upcoming test? Donít know how to prepare for your midterm or upcoming tests? This workshop will focus on giving you an introduction to some basic study techniques, test preparation, test-taking, and learn some techniques ... Read More | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
26

Friday

SEEDS-Staying Motivated

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Are you procrastinating? Feeling in a rut? Can't get to class on time? Are you always feeling stressed and tired? Come learn how to stay motivated and gain back some balance! | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909


October
30

Tuesday

SEEDS- S.O.S. Save Our Semester!

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Things not going well? Come work with an academic coach to help turn your semester around, it is not too late! | Sponsor: Academic Success Center | Contact: Amelia Hoffman, x4909