UASP Calendar

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2016-2017 Academic Year
Date Description Campus
Apr 11 2017 Grammar Review Session

The West Writing Center offers all students the opportunity to review English grammar in an interactive group setting. The topics addressed in these grammar review sessions will vary. No need to schedule an appointment; just stop by to start refining your grammar skills!

Date: Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Apr 6 2017 Preparing to Submit for Possible Publication

Join us for an information session that will help provide you with strategies for drafting and tackling the process of transforming a course/seminar paper into an article manuscript.

Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017

Time:  3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Campus:  Downtown

Location:  UCENT room 101

Downtown Phoenix campus
Apr 6 2017 Developing a Teaching Portfolio

Time: 12:00-1:30pm

Location: Hayden Library, Room C-41

Description: Dr. Duane Roen, Vice Provost of the Polytechnic campus and Dean of University College as well as the College of Letters and Sciences, will talk about the value of developing and maintaining a teaching portfolio, how it can help you in the job market, what materials to consider including, and how to develop and hone your own teaching philosophy.

Tempe campus
Apr 4 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: Preparing to Submit for Possible Publication

Presenters will provide strategies for drafting and tackling the process of transforming a course/seminar paper into an article manuscript.

Date:  Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Time:  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Campus:  West

Location:  Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

 

West campus
Mar 30 2017 Preparing to Submit for Possible Publication

Time: 4:00-5:00pm

Location: Hayden Library, Room C-41

Description: Join us for an information session that will help provide you with strategies for drafting and tackling the process of transforming a course/seminar paper into an article manuscript.

Tempe campus
Mar 20 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: Writing Effectively-Avoiding Plagiarism

In today's digital world, it is very easy to plagiarize in one's writing, even unintentionally, and the consequences can be severe. This workshop will explore the various forms of plagiarism and how you can make sure you are using sources without plagiarizing.


Date: Monday, March 20, 2017
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Campus: Thunderbird
Location: IBIC, Writing Center in the Bloomberg Terminal

Thunderbird
Mar 20 2017 Developing a Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Time: 3:30-5:00pm

Location: Hayden Library, Room C-41

Description: Dr. Duane Roen, Vice Provost of the Polytechnic campus and Dean of University College as well as the College of Letters and Sciences, will discuss the differences between a curriculum vitae (CV) and a resume and the purpose the CV in the academic job market.  Additionally, Dr. Roen will discuss strategies for developing and revising a CV. 

Tempe campus
Mar 20 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: Tips for Writing a Literature Review

Presenters will review the features of a literature review, discuss tips for creating a literature review and incorporating it into your paper, and offer methods for evaluating a literature review draft.

Date:  Monday, March 20, 2017

Time:  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Campus:  West

Location:  Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Mar 16 2017 Writing Effectively: The Art of Argument

Time: 4:00-5:00pm. 

Location: Hayden Library, Room C-41

Description: Presenters will reintroduce students to the art of argument by discussing strategies for developing a sound argument by writing an effective claim, finding appropriate evidence to support that claim, and sharing ways to evaluate the strength of an argument. 

Tempe campus
Mar 14 2017 Grammar Review Session

The West Writing Center offers all students the opportunity to review English grammar in an interactive group setting. The topics addressed in these grammar review sessions will vary. No need to schedule an appointment; just stop by to start refining your grammar skills!

Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Mar 14 2017 Managing the Thesis & Dissertation Writing Process

Learn tips for planning time to research and write for your thesis or dissertation project.  Presenters will also discuss strategies for staying organized while writing the thesis or dissertation.

Date:  Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Time:  2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Campus:  Downtown

Location:  UCENT room 101

Downtown Phoenix campus
Feb 28 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: The Art of Argument

Presenters will reintroduce students to the art of argument by discussing strategies for writing an effective claim, finding appropriate evidence to support that claim, and sharing ways to evaluate the strength of an argument.

Date:  Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Time:  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Campus:  West

Location:  Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Feb 21 2017 Grammar Review Session

The West Writing Center offers all students the opportunity to review English grammar in an interactive group setting. The topics addressed in these grammar review sessions will vary. No need to schedule an appointment; just stop by to start refining your grammar skills!

Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Feb 15 2017 Tips for Writing a Literature Review

Learn tips for planning time to research and write for your thesis or dissertation project.  Presenters will also discuss strategies for staying organized while writing the thesis or dissertation.

Date:  Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Time:  3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Campus:  Downtown

Location:  UCENT room 101

Downtown Phoenix campus
Feb 13 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: MLA Citation Refresher

Join a discussion to refresh or update your knowledge of MLA rules for citation. Some quick tips for formatting will also be discussed.

Date: Monday, February 13, 2017
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Campus: Thunderbird
Location: IBIC, Writing Center in the Bloomberg Terminal

Thunderbird
Feb 7 2017 ACC 231 Test Prep Session: 5:30p-7p, BA 201

A Collaborative Test Prep Session requires the student to bring class notes, practice material and questions to the session.  Students should be prepared to collaborate with peers and tutors. This learning environment should foster recall and understanding of information for an upcoming exam.  

Tempe campus
Feb 2 2017 ACC 340 Test Prep Session: 5:30p-7p, BA 210

A Collaborative Test Prep Session requires the student to bring class notes, practice material and questions to the session.  Students should be prepared to collaborate with peers and tutors. This learning environment should foster recall and understanding of information for an upcoming exam.  

Tempe campus
Jan 30 2017 APA Style Refresher

Join a discussion to refresh or update your knowledge of APA rules for citation.  Some quick tips for formatting will also be discussed. 

Date:  Monday, January 30, 2017

Time:  2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Campus:  Downtown

Location:  UCENT room 101

 

Downtown Phoenix campus
Jan 30 2017 Poly Campus: MAT 211 Review Session

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Review Session for MAT 211! 

Date: Monday, January 30th

Time: 7pm-9pm

Review Material: Upcoming Exam Material  

Campus: Poly

Location: The Poly Tutoring & Writing Center (CNTR 160)

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452*

Polytechnic campus
Jan 30 2017 Poly Campus: BIO 181 SI Review Session (Yazgan)

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a SI Review Session for BIO 181 (Yazagan)!

Date: Monday, January 30th 

Time: 9:30am-11:30am

Review Material: Upcoming Exam Material  

Campus: Poly

Location: SANCA 130

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452*

Polytechnic campus
Jan 27 2017 Poly Campus: BIO 181 SI Review Session (Yazgan)

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a SI Review Session for BIO 181 (Yazagan)!

Date: Friday, January 27th 

Time: 9:30am-10:30am

Review Material: Upcoming Exam Material  

Campus: Poly

Location: SANCA 130

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452*

Polytechnic campus
Jan 26 2017 English Conversation Hour

The Writing Center at the West campus offers international students the opporutnity to practice their English speaking skills in a fun and interactive group setting. Students do not need to prepare anything in advance; writing tutors will have conversation topics and activities ready.

Date: Thursdays

Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Location: West Writing Center, Lower Level of Fletcher Library, Room LL2

West campus
Jan 26 2017 Poly Campus: BIO 182 Review Session (Stutz)

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Review Session for BIO 182! 

Date: Thursday, January 25th 

Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm

Review Material: Concepts for upcoming exam

Campus: Poly

Location: The Poly Tutoring & Writing Center (CNTR 160)

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452*

Polytechnic campus
Jan 24 2017 Grammar Review Session

The West Writing Center offers all students the opportunity to review English grammar in an interactive group setting. The topics addressed in these grammar review sessions will vary. No need to schedule an appointment; just stop by to start refining your grammar skills!

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Jan 23 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: Brainstorming & Outlining Stategies

Brainstorming and outlining before writing a draft can improve your writing process. Learn strategies to effectively brainstorm and outline your case study, paper, presentation and more!

Date: Monday, January 23, 2017
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Campus: Thunderbird
Location: IBIC, Writing Center in the Bloomberg Terminal

Thunderbird
Jan 23 2017 Graduate Writing Workshop: Managing the Thesis and Dissertation Writing Process

Students will learn tips for planning writing and research time and preparing for their thesis or dissertation project. Presenters will also discuss strategies for staying organized while students write their thesis or dissertation.

Date:  Monday, January 23, 2017

Time:  5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Campus:  West

Location:  Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Nov 15 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Preparing for Possible Publication

Join us for an information session that will help provide you with strategies for drafting and tackling the process of transforming a course/seminar paper into an article manuscript.


Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Campus: Downtown
Location: Post Office (POST), Graduate Writing Center, Lower Level, Room L1-32

Downtown Phoenix campus
Nov 14 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Writing a Group Paper

Writing a group paper can bring many challenges. Learn how to manage the group writing process and strategies to develop a more fluid paper. Come alone or with your group!

Date:  Monday, November 14th, 2016

Time:  3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Campus:  Thunderbird

Location:  IBIC, Writing Center in the Bloomberg Terminal

Thunderbird
Nov 8 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: APA Style Refresher

Join a discussion to refresh or update your knowledge of APA rules for citation. Some quick tips for formatting will also be discussed.

Date:  Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Time:  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Campus:  West

Location:  Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Nov 4 2016 SI Review Session- BCH 361 (Huffman)

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a SI Review Session for BCH 361 (Huffman)! The details are listed below.

Date: Friday, November 4th, 2016

Time: 8:30am-10:45am

Review Material: Upcoming Exam Materials

Campus: Poly

Location: PRLTA 135

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have.

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Nov 4 2016 SI Review Session- BCH 361 (Huffman)

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a SI Review Session for BCH 361 (Huffman)! The details are listed below.

Date: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

Time: 5:30pm-7:45pm

Review Material: Upcoming Exam Materials

Campus: Poly

Location: SANCA 130

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have.

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Oct 31 2016 Review Session- MAT 142

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Review Session for MAT 142! The details are listed below.

Date: Monday, October 31st, 2016

Time: 4pm-5pm

Review Material: Finance 

Campus: Poly

Location: PRLTA 145

Reminders: Please bring your book, notes, and any specific questions you might have. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Oct 17 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Writing a Case Study

Want to improve your case study writing skills? Presenters will offer methods for evaluating your case study, strengthening your argument, and self-editing strategies.

Date:  Monday, October 17, 2016

Time:  3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Campus:  Thunderbird

Location:  IBIC, Writing Center in the Bloomberg Terminal

Thunderbird
Oct 13 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Managing the Thesis & Dissertation Writing Process

Learn tips for planning time to research and write for your thesis or dissertation project. Presenters will also discuss strategies for staying organized while writing the thesis or dissertation.

Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016
Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Campus: Downtown Phoenix
Location: Post Office (POST), Graduate Writing Center, Lower Level, Room L1-32

Downtown Phoenix campus
Sep 28 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Tips for Writing a Literature Review

Having trouble starting or stopping your literature review process? Presenters will discuss tips on creating a literature review, incorporating it into your paper, and evaluating drafts of your literature review.


Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Campus: Downtown
Location: Post Office (POST), Graduate Writing Center, Lower Level, Room L1-32

Downtown Phoenix campus
Sep 27 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Managing the Thesis & Dissertation Writing Process (for advanced master's and doctoral students)

Students will learn about literature reviews and timelines for accomplishing research and writing goals. Students will also learn strategies for staying organized while writing the thesis or dissertation, evaluating the effectiveness of their writing, communicating with thesis or dissertation committee members, managing stress, and utilizing support systems.

Date:  Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Campus:  West

Time:  5:00 - 6:00 p.m. 

Location:  Fletcher Library, First Floor, Room 101

West campus
Sep 26 2016 CIS 105 Collaborative HW Sessions

Location:

BA211

4:30-5:30

5:45-6:45

7:00-8:00

Tempe campus
Sep 26 2016 CIS 105 Collaborative HW Sessions

Location:

BA211

4:30-5:30

5:45-6:45

7:00-8:00

Tempe campus
Sep 26 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: Writing Tips for Multilingual Writers

Multilingual writers may have many questions as they write papers for a variety of academic courses.  This workshop will provide tips about English grammar and writing in graduate school.

Date:  Monday, September 26, 2016

Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Campus: Thunderbird

Location: IBIC, Writing Center in the Bloomberg Terminal

Thunderbird
Sep 20 2016 CIS 105 Collaborative HW Sessions

Location:

HAV Tutoring Center

3:30-4:30

BA211

4:30-5:30

5:45-6:45

7:00-8:00

Tempe campus
Sep 20 2016 CIS 105 Collaborative HW Sessions

Location:

HAV Tutoring Center

3:30-4:30

BA211

4:30-5:30

5:45-6:45

7:00-8:00

Tempe campus
Sep 20 2016 Graduate Writing Workshop: APA Refresher

Join a discussion to refresh or update your knowledge of APA rules for citation. Some quick tips for formatting will also be discussed.

Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Campus: Downtown Phoenix

Location: Post Office (POST), Graduate Writing Center, Lower Level, Room L1-32

Downtown Phoenix campus
Sep 19 2016 CIS 105 Collaborative HW Sessions

Location:

BA211

4:30-5:30

5:45-6:45

7:00-8:00

Tempe campus
Sep 15 2016 MAT 210 Test Prep Sessions

Location: BA258

Time: 12:00p-1:00p

Bring notes, practice tests, questions.

Location: BA201

Time: 7:30p-8:30p

Bring notes, practice tests, questions.

Tempe campus
Sep 14 2016 MAT 210 Test Prep Sessions

Location: BAC209

Time: 2:00p-3:00p

Bring notes, practice tests, questions.

Location: BA201

Time: 8:00p-9:00p

Bring notes, practice tests, questions.

Tempe campus
Sep 13 2016 CIS 105 Collaborative HW Sessions

Locations:

HAV Tutoring Center

3:30-4:30

BA 211

4:30-5:30

5:45-6:45

7:00-8:00

Tempe campus
Sep 13 2016 MAT 210 Test Prep Sessions

Location: BA201

Time: 7:30-8:30

Bring notes, practice tests, questions.

Tempe campus
Sep 13 2016 ACC 231 Collaborative Test Prep

Location: BA 211

Time: 3:00p-4:15p

Please bring your activity notebooks... this is collaborative!

Tempe campus
Sep 2 2016 Algebra Concept Review- Log Exponentials

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Concept Review Session for Algebra! The details are listed below.

Date: Friday, Sept. 2nd, 2016

Time: 10am-11am

Review Material: Log Exponentials

Campus: Poly

Location: PRLTA 145

Reminders: Bring a writing utensil and paper. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Sep 1 2016 Algebra Concept Review- Functions

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Concept Review Session for Algebra! The details are listed below.

Date: Thurs, Sept 1st, 2016

Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm

Review Material: Functions

Campus: Poly

Location: PRLTA 145

Reminders: Bring a writing utensil and paper. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Aug 31 2016 Algebra Concept Review- Factoring

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Concept Review Session for Algebra! The details are listed below.

Date: Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm

Review Material: Factoring

Campus: Poly

Location: PRLTA 145

Reminders: Bring a writing utensil and paper. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Aug 31 2016 Algebra Concept Review- Finding Zeros

The Poly Tutoring Center invites you to a Concept Review Session for Algebra! The details are listed below.

Date: Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

Review Material: Finding Zeros

Campus: Poly

Location: PRLTA 145

Reminders: Bring a writing utensil and paper. 

 

*For questions, please call (480)-727-1452.*

Polytechnic campus
Aug 29 2016 English Conversation Hour

English Conversation Hour will begin Monday, August 29 at the Polytechnic campus.  English Conversation Hour offers students the opportunity to practice speaking skills in a small, interactive group setting.

Polytechnic campus
Aug 29 2016 English Conversation Hours

The Writing Center at the Polytechnic campus, located in the Academic Center Building, Room 160,  will offer weekly English Conversation Hours to provide students with the opportunity to practice speaking skills in a small, interactive group setting. 

Polytechnic campus
Aug 26 2016 Game night in the Polytechnic Library

The Polytechnic Tutoring & Writing Center joins the Polytechnic Library in hosting a game night in the Polytechnic Library for students.  Board games as well as computer games will be available.  This is a great way to meet new people on campus.

Polytechnic campus
Aug 22 2016 Tutoring Centers and Writing Centers

The Tutoring Centers and Writing Centers will open for tutoring on all campuses on Monday, August 22. To view the schedule of availability visit https://tutoring.asu.edu/tutor-search.

Downtown Phoenix campus
Polytechnic campus
Tempe campus
West campus
Aug 18 2016 Math Tutoring Center

The Tempe Math Tutoring Center in Wexler 116 opens for tutoring on Thursday, August 18.  To view the schedule of availability visit https://tutoring.asu.edu/tutor-search.

Tempe campus
Aug 17 2016 Transfer Connections

Transfer Connections is a free Welcome event designed to provide new transfer students with tools to be successful at ASU.  Students will have the opportunity to meet other new transfer students, learn about ASU policies, interact with successful transfer students already at ASU, attend workshops of their choice about academic success, and learn about specific campus resources.  Please visit https://tutoring.asu.edu/transfer-success to register and for more information.

Time:  12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Polytechnic campus
Aug 16 2016 Transfer Connections

Transfer Connections is a free Welcome event designed to provide new transfer students with tools to be successful at ASU.  Students will have the opportunity to meet other new transfer students, learn about ASU policies, interact with successful transfer students already at ASU, attend workshops of their choice about academic success, and learn about specific campus resources.  Please visit https://tutoring.asu.edu/transfer-success to register and for more information.

Time:  12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Tempe campus
Aug 15 2016 New 2 ASU

Description:  New 2 ASU is a West campus orientation program for new transfer students designed to welcome them to campus and to provide them with information about campus resources and opportunities.  Please visit https://tutoring.asu.edu/transfer-success for more information.

Time:  4:00-8:30 p.m.

West campus
Aug 10 2016 to Aug 12 2016
Jump Start

Jump Start, a transition program, for new freshmen begins Wednesday, August 10 and concludes Friday, August 12 at the Downtown Phoenix, Polytechnic, Tempe, and West campuses.  Students will have the opportunity to make new friends, hear lectures from faculty, learn about ASU resources, and get a head start on their math and writing.

Downtown Phoenix campus
Polytechnic campus
Tempe campus
West campus