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Other Subject Tutoring

Fall 2020 tutoring has begun!

Tutoring has moved to the E.H. Butler Library (now online only)

The "Other Tutoring Services" offers peer and faculty tutors who teach students critical thinking questioning techniques and learning strategies for a specific content course. 

 

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Accounting (ChristineTroy)

American Sign Language (Lindsey)

Anthropology (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Arabic (Professor Merini)

Art History  (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Biology (Josh, Yuli, Aris)

Business Adm. (Christine, Troy)

Career & Technical Education (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Chemistry (Josh, Yuli, Aris, Grace - organic chem)

Chinese (Ran)

Communication (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

COM 215 (Ryan Kirkpatrick)

Computer Information Systems (Karina)

Creative Studies (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Criminal Justice (Josh, Prof. Menasco)

Criminal Justice Stats (eg. CRJ 310): Math Center (Janelle, Dawn & Michele)

Economics (Troy)

Education (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Engineering Tech (Greg)

English (Not writing) (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Exceptional Education ((Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

F-P

Fashion & Textiles (email Lauren Copeland to request)

Finance (Christine)

French (Professor Merini)

Graphic Design (Miranda)

Health & Wellness (Wes for HEW 225, 204, 304, 302)

History (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Humanities (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Italian (Lindsey)

Nutrition: (Yuli)

Philosophy (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Physics 101, 107 & 108 (Greg)

Physics 103: (Miranda)

Political Science-Statistics (PSC 204): Liz

Political Science (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Public Administration (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Psychology: (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Psychology Stats (eg. PSY 306)Math Center (Janelle, Dawn, Michele)

 

S-Z

Social Work (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Sociology Stats (eg. SOC 301): Math Center (Janelle, Dawn & Michele)

Sociology-(Study skills applied to SOC) (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Spanish (Emily)

Speech & Language Pathology (email Lauren Copeland to request)

Study Skills-general (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Study Skills for ESL students (Please make an appointment with the Writing Center

Technology: Greg

Theater (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

UNC: (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

Women & Gender Studies (Academic Coach: Rachael, Yuli, Wes, Josh)

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Liz Rakowski: PSC 204

Peer Tutor

Course tutored: PSC 204

Fall Schedule: Liz will work out a time for you. Kindly email her at rakowsem01@buffalostate.edu

 Appointments only. 

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Troy: Accounting and Economics

Peer tutor

Subjects tutored

BUS 212, 312, 313

ECO 201, 202, 304, 305 & 308

Hours: Fall Schedule:  

Monday, Wednesday: 10am-1pm

Friday: 4-5:00pm

Appointments: Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal or just

use this walk in link during Troy's shifts.

Email Troy at buttoncl01@mail.buffalostate.edu with questions

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Joshua: Criminal Justice 101, Biology, Chemistry, Academic Coach

Peer tutor

Subjects tutored: Academic Coach (apply study skills to humanitites, social sciences, history and arts) Content specific tutor: CRJ 101, 201, 303. CHE 111, 112, 114, BIO 111, 213, 211

Hours: Fall schedule:  

Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 1-3:00pm

Tuesday & Thursday: 3-5:00pm

Appointments:  Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system "walk-in" during Josh's shift. Walk-in with this link.

 All tutoring will be done remotely.

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Karina: Computer Information Systems

Peer tutor.

Subjects tutored: CIS 101, 151 & study buddy: 251 *Study buddy: tutor is currently taking the course so is not considered an expert.

Fall Schedule:

Tuesday: 10am-12:30pm

Thursday: 12-3:00pm

By appointment only: Make your appointment at least 12 hours prior to Karina's shift through your Bengal Success Portal. All appointments will be done remotely

 

 

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Yuli Liang: Biology, Chemistry, Nutrition, Academic Coach

Peer tutor

Courses tutored:

Academic Coach: (apply study skills to humanitites, social sciences, history and arts)

Content specific subjects: BIO 100&101 CHE 101,102,111&112 NFS 100,102,111, 230,211,302,311&401

Hours: Fall Schedule: 

Wednesday: 1-4:00pm

Friday: 7:15-10:15am

Appointments: Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system or "walk-in" during Yuli's shift. Link: coming!  All tutoring will be done remotely.

 

 

 

Aris: Biology, Chemistry

Peer Tutor

Courses Tutored: BIO 101, 111, 212, 213, 211 & CHE 111, 112, 201, 202, 203

Fall Schedule: 

Wednesday: 11am-1pm: "Walk-in" link for Wednesdays

Friday: 10am-1pm: "Walk-in" link for Fridays

Appointments: Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system or "walk-in" during Aris's shift. Links above.  All tutoring will be done remotely. Questions? email Aris at concepaj01@mail.buffalostate.edu

 

 

 

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Ryan Kirkpatrick: COM 215

Peer Tutor

Hours: Fall Schedule:

Monday & Wednesday: 2-3:00pm

By appointment only!

Ryan only reports to work when an appointment is made through your Bengal Success Portal at least 12 hours before Ryan's shift. Questions? email Ryan at kirkparm01@mail.buffalostate.edu

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Wesley Mills: Health & Wellness and Academic Coach

Peer tutor.

Academic Coach: (apply study skills to humanitites, social sciences, history and arts)

Content Specific: HEW 225, 204 & 279 (now called 304), 302

Hours: Fall Schedule: 

Thursday: 4:30pm-8:30pm

Appointments:  Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system or "walk-in" during Wes's shift. Link: coming!  All tutoring will be done remotely. Quesitons? email Wes at millswa01@mail.buffalostate.edu

 

 

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Rachael: Academic Coach (intern)

Peer Tutor

Academic Coach: (apply study skills to humanitites, social sciences, history and arts)

Fall Schedule:

Monday 1:30-4:30pm Click here for Walk-in link for Monday

Wednesday 1-5:00pm Click here for walk-in link for Wednesday

Appointments:  Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system or "walk-in" during Rachael's shift. All tutoring will be done remotely. Questions? email rachael at:

 

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Professor Merini: Arabic and French

Faculty:  All tutoring appointments will be done remotely

Fall Schedule

Tuesday and Thursday 2-5:00

Appointments: Make an appointment at least 12 hours before Prof. Merini's shift through your Bengal Success Portal. Questions? email Prof. Merini at merinir@buffalostate.edu.

 

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Greg: Engineering, Physics, Technology

Peer Tutor:

Subjects Tutored:

ENT: 213, 300, 301, 302, 314, 331, 401

Physics: 101, 107, 108

TEC: 101, 201

Hours: Fall Schedule:

Tuesdays and Thursday: 9am-1pm

Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal, or use this link to walk-in.

All appointments will be done remotely

 

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Christine Zhu: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance

Peer tutor

Subjects tutored

BUS 212,312,313

FIN 314,400,414,417,419,619

Hours: Fall schedule: 

Tuesday and Thursday: 10am-1pm

Appointments: By appointment only

Make an appointment at least 24 hours before Christine's shift through Bengal Success Portal

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Miranda: PHY 103, Graphic Design

Peer Tutor

Subjects Tutored: PHY 103 & DES 101, 103, 270, 271, 277, 377, 378, 379, 380, 489

Hours: Fall Schedule: 

Tuesday and Thursday: 12:30-1:30

Please make appointments at least 12 hours before Miranda's shift through your Bengal Success Portal

 

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Mason: Music Theory

Peer tutor

Courses tutored: MUS  210, 218, 230, 231, 330, and 331

Fall Schedule

Monday & Wednesday: 1-3:00pm

Friday 10-11:00am

Appointments:  Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system or "walk-in" during Mason's shift. Link: coming!  All tutoring will be done remotely.

 

Emily: Spanish

Peer Tutor

Courses tutored: SPA 101, 102, 201 & 202

Fall Schedule:

Wednesday: 12-3:00pm

Friday: 10:00am-12:00pm

Appointments: Please make appointments at least 12 hours before Emily's shift through your Bengal Success Portal

 

Lindsey: Italian and American Sign Language

Peer Tutor

Courses Tutored:  ITA 101 & 102. (Study Buddy for 201) and Sign Language (SLP) 101 (Study buddy for 102) *(Study buddy: currently taking the course so cannot be considered an expert.)

Fall Schedule:

Monday and Wednesday: 10-11:00am

Friday 12-3:00pm

Appointments: Please make appointments at least 12 hours before Lindsey's shift through your Bengal Success Portal.

 

 

 

Professor Melissa Menasco: Criminal Justice

Faculty

Courses Tutored: CRJ 101, 303, 305, 440

Fall Tutoring Schedule: 

Tuesday and Thursday: 3-4:30pm

Appointments:  Make an appointment through your Bengal Success Portal system or "walk-in" during Professor Menasco's shift. Link: coming!  All tutoring will be done remotely.

 

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Grace: Organic Chemistry

Peer tutor

Courses Tutored: CHE 201, 202 and 321

Fall Tutoring Schedule: *Grace's info is in the process of being uploaded into BSP

Wednesdays 5-7:30pm

Fridays 8:30-11am

Appointments: Schedule and appointment through your BSP or walk-in. (Link coming)

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Ran: Chinese

Peer Tutor

Courses Tutored: CHI 101, 201, 301

Fall Schedule: (Ran's information is in the process of being added to the BSP)

Tuesday: 1-3pm

Wednesday: 3-4:30

Thursday: 10-11:30am

Appointments: Please make appointments at least 12 hours before Ran's shift through your Bengal Success Portal

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