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Study Groups

What are they?

Study Group

Study groups offer an opportunity to study collaboratively with classmates, guided by a student leader who did well in the same course within the past year or two. We aim for a maximum of twelve students per group; most groups are smaller.

Groups meet weekly, and last for an hour.

Study groups typically start in the third week of the semester. The last day of classes will be the last day of study groups.

What do they achieve?

Most people learn better when they study in groups, regardless of how well they're doing already. If you're having difficulty, you can get help from others. If you're handling the material well, you can deepen your understanding by working with others.

And an hour spent studying in company is better than an hour of procrastination and distractions.

Which courses? Where? When?

See below for the Spring schedule.

Each study group meeting is one (academic) hour long. All groups gather during the evening hours.

How do you join?

You can sign up for study groups through the course Blackboard page.

If your course isn't listed?

Though we're not currently taking requests for new study groups, CETL does have several other resources for students. Check out our Tutoring and Study Skills Consulting pages.

Interested in leading a group?

Have a look at the CETL jobs page. We look for study group leaders at the end of every term, and especially at the end of Spring.

CETL Study Groups Spring 2015
CourseStudent LeaderMeeting Day/TimeRoom
ASL Clint Cantwell Wednesdays at 6 p.m. Lattimore 110
BCS110 Jenna Melvin Mondays at 6:30 p.m. CETL 160A
BIO110 Alycia Abbott Thursdays at 8 p.m. Carlson 102
BIO113 Rose Richter Thursdays at 7 p.m. Carlson 310
BIO 250 John Wilson Thursdays at 6 p.m. CETL 160N
CHM132 Henry Klos Tuesdays at 7 p.m. CETL 160A
CHM132 Anima Ghimire Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Carlson Patent Alcove
CHM204 Andrew Bui Wednesdays at 5 p.m. CETL 160A
MTH141 Kelly Ling He Thursdays at 7 p.m. CETL 160N
MTH142 Daly Guerra Tuesdays at 5 p.m. CETL 160A
MTH143 Daly Guerra Thursdays at 5 p.m. CETL 160A
MTH161 Yunqi Li Wednesdays at 5 p.m. CETL 160N
MTH 162 Albert Zunran Guo Mondays at 7:30 p.m. CETL 160A
PHY114 Brian Bernstein Thursdays at 8 p.m. CETL 160A
PHY121 Michael Dupuis Fridays at 5 p.m. CETL 160A