ATTENTION CHEM STUDENTS:
CHEM 210 - Thursday Room & Session Time Change - September 29th: Natalie's (GSG Leader) regularly scheduled session which meets on Thursdays from 7:30-9:00pm in 112 Buckout will meet from 8:00-9:30pm and will relocate to 119 Osmond to accommodate a larger group in preparation for the upcoming exam.
GSG Fall 2016:
GSG sessions are up and running! We are still adjusting the schedule as we secure additional times and classroom locations. Your patience and understanding is greatly appreciated. Please listen to in-class announcements and re-visit our website for updates. Also, be sure to consult your faculty, TAs or learning assistants during office hours and visit course related resource rooms such as the Chemistry Resource Room (211 Whitmore) or the Physics Learning Resource Center (207 Osmond). We look forward to seeing you at the free GSG sessions! Click here to view the weekly schedule.
KINES 360 and GSG: We are pleased to partner with the Kinesiology Department this fall and offer students an opportunity to join our free weekly study groups. Session times and locations can be found below and on our full GSG course schedule. Taylor, our KINES 360 GSG leader, looks forward to meeting and working with you!
UPCOMING GSG EXAM REVIEW:
CHEM 210 - GSG Review with Natalie (GSG Leader); Sunday, October 2nd from 3:00-5:00pm in 100 Thomas.
GSG Employment - Fall 2016
Guided Study Groups (GSG) leader positions are filled for fall 2016. Thank you for your interest! Please visit our Penn State Learning employment site in the future for spring or fall 2017 openings.
Tutorial assistance for the courses below can be obtained by participating in Guided Study Groups (GSG) during the fall and spring semesters. GSG sessions are free and are led two to three times a week by an undergraduate peer leader, who has previously met success in the course. Click on the "Study Groups" tab for detailed information.
CHEM 110 - Chemical Principles I (3)
Basic concepts and quantitative relations.
CHEM 112 - Chemical Principles II (3)
Continuation of CHEM 110, including an introduction to the chemistry of elements. [NOTE: GSG for this course will not offered for Fall '14.]
CHEM 210 - Organic Chemistry I (3)
Bonding theories for organic molecules; stereochemistry and conformational analysis; reactions (and mechanisms) of alkyl halides, alkenes, alkynes, aromatics, alcohols, and ethers), organic reaction mechanisms focusing on electrophiles and nucleophiles, and aromaticity.
KINES 360 - The Neurobiology of Motor Control and Development (3)
The neurobiological foundations of human movement, with an emphasis on applications in rehabilitation and athletics.
PHYS 211L - General Physics: Mechanics (0)
Calculus-based study of the basic concepts of mechanics: motion, force, Newton's laws, energy, collisions, and rotation.
PHYS 212L - General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism (0)
Calculus-based study of the basic concepts of electricity and magnetism.
PHYS 250L - Introductory Physics I (0)
Selected topics in mechanics, heat, and sound.
PHYS 251L - Introductory Physics II (0)
Selected topics in light, electricity, and magnetism.
Learning Assistance Resources for Science and Engineering Students
Many colleges at Penn State provide advising and tutoring resources locally for students who take their courses. Some departments also provide private tutor lists. So if you do not find exactly what you need, please ask your classmates and instructors if they know how you can find available tutors.
Here are some links to college-based academic assistance resources.
- Learning Assistance for Eberly College of Science Courses - http://science.psu.edu/advising/success/eberlyassistance
- College of Earth and Mineral Sciences – Ryan Family Student Center - http://www.ems.psu.edu/student_center
- College of Engineering Advising - http://www.engr.psu.edu/mep/AEC.html
Dr. Brendaly Drayton
Cocurricular Programs Coordinator - Guided Study Groups (GSG)
Office Location: 205D Boucke
814-863-6313 or email@example.com
Dr. Angelique M. Bacon-Woodard
Scholar in Residence – Learning Communities
Office Address: 212B Boucke
814-865-2017 or ;firstname.lastname@example.org
814-865-1841 (Student Receptionist – 220 Boucke Building)
|PHYS 211L||Sun 6:00pm-7:30pm||011 Life Sci||Jacob||9/11/2016 to 12/4/2016|
|CHEM 110||Sun 6:00pm-7:00pm||210 Ferguson||Castle||9/11/2016 to 12/4/2016|
|PHYS 251L||Sun 6:00pm-7:00pm||106 Osmond||Adrian||9/11/2016 to 12/4/2016|
|PHYS 212L||Sun 6:30pm-8:00pm||103 Osmond||Robert||9/11/2016 to 12/4/2016|
|CHEM 210||Sun 7:00pm-8:30pm||117 Osmond||Natalie||9/11/2016 to 12/4/2016|
|CHEM 110||Sun 7:30pm-8:30pm||210 Ferguson||Derek||9/11/2016 to 12/4/2016|
|PHYS 251L||Mon 3:35pm-4:25pm||312 Boucke||Adrian||9/12/2016 to 12/5/2016|
|PHYS 250L||Mon 6:30pm-8:00pm||013 Life Sci||Trand||9/12/2016 to 12/5/2016|
|CHEM 110||Mon 12:20pm-1:10pm||301 Boucke||Derek||9/12/2016 to 12/5/2016|
|PHYS 211L||Tue 4:20pm-5:40pm||115 Osmond||Jacob||9/13/2016 to 12/6/2016|
|CHEM 110||Tue 6:00pm-7:00pm||010 Life Sci||Castle||9/13/2016 to 12/6/2016|
|PHYS 250L||Tue 6:30pm-8:00pm||115 Osmond||Trand||9/6/2016 to 12/6/2016|
|PHYS 212L||Wed 6:00pm-7:30pm||116 Osmond||Robert||9/7/2016 to 12/7/2016|
|KINES 360||Wed 6:30pm-7:30pm||216 Boucke||Taylor||9/7/2016 to 12/7/2016|
|PHYS 251L||Wed 12:20pm-1:10pm||113 Osmond||Adrian||9/14/2016 to 12/7/2016|
|KINES 360||Thu 6:00pm-7:00pm||013 Life Sci||Taylor||9/8/2016 to 12/8/2016|
|CHEM 110||Thu 6:00pm-7:00pm||115 Osmond||Derek||9/8/2016 to 12/8/2016|
|CHEM 110||Thu 7:30pm-8:30pm||115 Osmond||Castle||9/8/2016 to 12/8/2016|
|CHEM 210||Thu 7:30pm-9:00pm||112 Buckout||Natalie||9/8/2016 to 12/8/2016|