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Group Study Opportunities

Heard the saying, “Two heads are better than one”? Find out for yourself. Work with your peers in one of many ASC- and department-sponsored group study sessions.

In a relaxed environment, these student-led, question and answer sessions provide you with encouragement and support while permitting you to come and go as needed. Remember, all ASC services are free! 

Fall 2017 Group Study Sessions and Departmental Assistance

Accounting
Any accounting course
  • Monday and Thursday
    7–8:30 p.m.
    Schaap Science Center 1111
    Led by students who have completed higher-level accounting courses
Art
Adobe Creative Suite Help
  • Thursday
    11 a.m.–12 p.m.
    Depree Computer Lab B11
    Led by art department TA
  • Friday
    12–2 p.m.
    Depree Computer Lab B11
    Led by art department TA
Biology
Introduction to Cellular Biology (Bio 103) – Lab Help Session
Introduction to Biology Lab i (Bio 107)
  • Lab Discussion – Thursday
    8–9 p.m.
    VanderWerf 102
    Led by Dr. Muilenbug
  • Lab Discussion – Friday
    2–3 p.m.
    VanderWerf 102
    Led by Dr. Muilenburg
Chemistry
General Chemistry I (Chem 125)
  • Smartworks Computer Homework Help – Sunday and Wednesday
    9–10:30 p.m.
    Schaap Science Center 3101
    Sponsored by the chemistry department
  • Faculty-Led General Chemistry Discussion – Monday 
    4–4:50 p.m.
    Schaap Science Center 1118
    Sponsored by the chemistry department
  • Faculty-Led General Chemistry Discussion – Tuesday 
    8:30–9:20 a.m. or 5–5:50 p.m.
    Schaap Science Center 1118
    Sponsored by the chemistry department
Organic Chemistry I (chem 221)
  • Thursday
    6:30–9:30 p.m.
    Schaap Science Center 3130
    Peer-led tutoring sponsored by the chemistry department and the Academic Success Center
Computer Science
Any Computer Science course
  • Monday–Thursday
    7–9 p.m.
    VanderWerf 115
    Led by upper-level computer science students
  • Sunday
    6–8 p.m.
    VanderWerf 115
    Led by upper-level computer science students
Education
The Exceptional Child Help Sessions (EDCU 225)
  • Tuesday 
    11–11:50 a.m.
    Van Zoeren 247
    Led by Professor Cherup
Engineering
Introduction to Engineering (ENGS 100) Help Sessions
  • Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
    Van Zoeren 134
    7–9 p.m.
  • Monday
    Van Zoeren 136
    7–9 p.m.
    Led by sophomore–senior engineering students
Statics (ENGS 220) Help Sessions
  • Monday
    7–9 p.m.
    Van Zoeren 136
    Led by Brooke Draggoo
  • Wednesday
    7–9 p.m.
    Van Zoeren 134
    Led by Sean Traynor
Electric Circuits II (ENGS 240) Help Sessions
  • Wednesday and Thursday
    7–9 p.m.
    Van Zoeren 134
    Led by Jorge Benitez (Wednesday) and Mariah Heady (Thursdays)
Applied Thermodynamics (ENGS 340) Help Session
  • Tuesday
    7–9 p.m.
    Van Zoeren 134
    Led by Alex Dolehanty
French
 Any French Course
  • Office Hours – Monday
    2–4 p.m.
    Led by French Native Assistant: Rachel Soucaze (phone: 616.395.7215, email: rachel.soucaze@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Tuesday
    9:30–11 a.m.
    Led by French Native Assistant: Rachel Soucaze (phone: 616.395.7215, email: rachel.soucaze@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Wednesday 
    12–1:30 p.m.
    Led by French Native Assistant: Rachel Soucaze (phone: 616.395.7215, email: rachel.soucaze@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Thursday
    11 a.m.–12 p.m.
    Led by French Native Assistant: Rachel Soucaze (phone: 616.395.7215, email: rachel.soucaze@hope.edu)
German
aNY gERMAN coURSE
  • Office Hours – Monday and Wednesday
    10–11 a.m.
    Led by German Native Assistant: Sennika Apel (phone: 616.395.7215, email: sennika.apel@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Thursday
    3–5 p.m.
    Led by German Native Assistant: Sennika Apel (phone: 616.395.7215, email: sennika.apel@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Friday
    9 a.m.–1 p.m.
    Led by German Native Assistant: Sennika Apel (phone: 616.395.7215, email: sennika.apel@hope.edu)
Japanese
Any Japanese Course
  • Office Hours – Monday and Wednesday
    4–5:30 p.m.
    Led by Japanese Native Assistant: Naoto Eda (email: naoto.eda@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Tuesday
    9:30–11 a.m.
    Led by Japanese Native Assistant: Naoto Eda (email: naoto.eda@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Thursday
    10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
    Led by Japanese Native Assistant: Naoto Eda (email: naoto.eda@hope.edu)
Mathematics
Any math or quantitative course
Neuroscience
INtroduction to Neuroscience (NSCI 211)
Physics
 PHYS 105, 121 and 122
  • Sunday
    2–4 p.m.
    Van Zoeren B24
    Led by upper-level physics students
  • Wednesday
    7–9 p.m.
    Van Zoeren B24
    Led by upper-level physics students
Spanish
Any Spanish Course 
  • Office Hours – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
    1–3 p.m.
    Led by Spanish Native Assistant: Tomás Fernández-Abrevaya (phone: 616.395.7892, email: tomas.abrevaya@hope.edu)
  • Office Hours – Thursday
    2–5 p.m.
    Led by Spanish Native Assistant: Tomás Fernández-Abrevaya (phone: 616.395.7892, email: tomas.abrevaya@hope.edu)