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Spartans start studying with help from AU community

Posted by on April 20, 2017

dsc_4873Several campus departments are helping students prepare for Finals Week, May 1–4. Services and activities include:

Wednesday, April 26  |  6–7 p.m.
College Algebra Review: Professional Staff-led Study Session

Thursday, April 27  |  5–6 p.m.
Calculus Review: Professional Staff-led Study Session

Saturday, April 29  |  1–2 p.m.
Calculus Review: Professional Staff-led Study Session

Monday, May 1, 2017   
9–11 a.m.  |  Susanna Graham
Writing Appointments Available*

9–11 a.m.  |  Dr. Michael Pulte
Math Appointments Available*

11 a.m.–5 p.m.  |  Dr. Anthony DiSanto
Writing Appointments Available*

11 a.m.–Noon
Biology of Cells Study Drop-in Study Session

11 a.m.–Noon
College Algebra: Professional Staff-led Study Session

Noon–1 p.m.
Anatomy and Physiology I Drop-in Study Session

Noon–1 p.m.
Statistics: Professional Staff-led Study Session

1–2 p.m.
Anatomy and Physiology II Drop-in Study Session

1:30–5 p.m.  |  Adannah Duruoha
Math Appointments Available*

4–8 p.m.  |  Dr. Jack MacLennan
Writing Appointments Available*

5–6 p.m.
Quantitative Reasoning Review: Professional Staff-led Study Session

6–7 p.m.
College Algebra: Professional Staff-led Study Session

Tuesday, May 2, 2017  
Writing Appointments Available*
8 a.m.–Noon, Mary Buettner  |  Noon–8 p.m., Augie Morado

* Drop-in appointments also an option based on availability.


May 1–3  |  8–10 p.m.
Snack and Study in Phillips Library

Extended hours
Wednesday, April 26  |  8 a.m.–4 a.m.
Thursday, April 27  |  8 a.m.–4 a.m.
Friday, April 28  |  8 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday, April 29  |  9 a.m.–9 p.m.
Sunday, April 30  |  1 p.m.–4 a.m.
Monday, May 1  |  8 a.m.–4 a.m.
Tuesday, May 2  |  8 a.m.–4 a.m.

Regular hours continue
Wednesday, May 3  |  8 a.m.–1 a.m.
Thursday, May 4  |  8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday, May 5  |  8 a.m.–5 p.m.

The library will also sponsor a “study break stress relief” table with coloring activities and games during extended hours. Group Study Room 204 will be available for two-hour reservations through the rest of the semester.


Tuesday, April 25  |  9 a.m.–9 p.m.
Schingoethe Study: The museum library will be available to students.


Monday, April 24
11 a.m.–3 p.m.  |  Dunham Hall Atrium
Massage on the Go and Meditative Coloring

11:30–1 p.m. | Student Dining Hall
Mariachi Monday

Wednesday, April 26  |  11 a.m.–3 p.m. | Quad
Hump Day: Come see the camel on the Quad.

Thursday, April 27  |  10–11:45 p.m. | Student Dining Hall
Pancake Night


Thursday, April 27  |  3–9 p.m.  |  Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action
Corner of Campus Study Space: Pizza and homemade treats available.

Group exercise classes will continue through the week of Monday, April 24.

Monday, April 24  |  7:30–8:30 p.m.  |  University Banquet South
Relaxation/Meditation Class

Monday–Friday  |  8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.  |  Wellness Center
Drop-in Stress Relief : Students can try stress relief resources, including a biofeedback software program that can help train them to relax.