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  Dear students,  Just a reminder that there is a bookstore relocation open forum tomorrow, Tuesday, November 27 at 4:30 pm.  We moved the forum’s location to PAC 001; Centerplan, the developers, will make a presentation.  Additional information regarding the possible bookstore relocation was posted last Tuesday on the blog at http://bookstorerelocation.blogs.wesleyan.edu/2012/11/09/book-store-relocation/. Thanks, Andrew Wexler, Chair, Finance and Facilities Committee

  Omigod the semester’s almost over and I haven’t even started on any of my papers!!!    Okay, take a deep breath, don’t panic. I think I remember something about librarians being available to help me find resources for writing my papers and preparing my presentations. Now, what was it I heard about that? Oh […]

Starting to feel a bit overwhelmed by your senior thesis? You’ve been researching for months, collecting data and structuring your thoughts, but soon you actually have to start writing the thesis. And when I say soon, I mean really soon. As in this weekend. (Seriously.) But don’t panic! You still have plenty of time to […]

The library is offering workshops on research sources and interlibrary loan and other services for seniors writing a thesis or an essay. Sessions will be offered on Monday 9/24, Tuesday 9/25, Wednesday 9/26, and Thursday 9/27  at 11:00, 1:00, and 3:00 each day. No need to sign up ahead of time. Choose a date and […]

 Improve your writing, help other students with theirs, and impress the whole world with your skills. The Writing Workshop is currently hiring tutors and mentors for the 2012-2013 academic year! As a writing tutor, you will receive one course credit in English and a $400 stipend for one semester’s work. All tutors are trained in […]

The library is looking for students to participate in one of two focus group discussions to help gather information about current library resources and services.  Free food will be provided for those who join in.  You can sign up for either Thursday evening, April 19, at 6:00 (which includes dinner) or Friday afternoon, April 20, […]

Four eyes are better than two. Visit a tutor at Wesleyan’s Writing Workshop! At the Writing Workshop, students can meet privately with a trained tutor who will help with any stage of the writing process. Come in to discuss ideas for an upcoming assignment, to structure your essay, or to edit a completed draft. Our […]

By Peer Advisor, Jelisa Adair from http://peeradvisor.blogs.wesleyan.edu/ I think I can speak for quite a few people when I say this has been a hard semester. I myself can say quite honestly that after the October Break/Blackout fiasco, I lost a whole lot of my drive. However this is not the time to let the […]

EXAM TAKING WORKSHOP And again, you’re never too old to get a little help from friends about strategies for exam-taking and stress reduction Sunday, October 9  — 7-8 p.m. Usdan 136

EXAM PREPARATION Hey, it’s never too late to learn about how to better organize, study and practice for exams Monday, October 3 — 9:30-10:30 p.m Allbritton 004

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