Stop by the Academic Peer Advisor Drop-In Hours this Thursday, 11/11 from 4pm to 6pm at the Exley tables in front of the fishbowl.
Struggling in Your Courses? Discover New Approaches To Studying and Learning! Sunday November 7th at 5:00pm via zoom with Professor Cori Anderson.
Cori Anderson, Assistant Professor of the Practice in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, will offer a Zoom workshop to introduce basic principles of metacognition and select metacognitive learning strategies. This workshop will focus on empowering you to think about and be able to assess your own learning and will equip you with new learning tools to implement in your courses.
Sunday, November 7th at 5:00pm
Zoom link here
Meeting ID: 945 4874 1326
Get the inside scoop on classes from upperclass students in the STEM majors on 11/5 at 12:30pm under the Labyrinth Tent.
Visit the Dance Open House on Thursday, 11/4 from 11:30am to 12:30pm located at 160 Cross Street Dance Studio.
Hello, Class of 2025
I hope you had a chance to rest and reboot during fall break. As we enter the second half of the fall semester, continue to utilize resources on campus that can support your success. This includes but is not limited to speaking directly with faculty, meeting with teaching and course assistants and utilizing student academic resources. If you haven’t used any of these resources yet and want assistance figuring out where to begin, schedule an appointment with me to chat or stop by my office hours in North College 202 (listed below).
Monday 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Tuesday 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 – 11:00 am
Friday 9:00 – 10:00 am
You are also likely aware that spring course registration has started. Be sure to meet with your faculty advisor to discuss what courses you hope to take in the spring. Your faculty advisor, as well as our Academic Peer Advisors (APAs), can help you map out your course schedule.
Additionally, our APAs will host drop-in hours to assist with course registration on Thursday 11/11 from 4 – 6pm at the Exley tables in front of the fishbowl. If these drop-in hours do not work with your schedule, email the APAs directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, November 4, 4:30-5:30 p.m. EDT
Zoom link: https://wesleyan.zoom.us/j/4831393485
Intended Audience: Classes of 2024 and 2025 F-1 visa holders
Session Description: In this virtual session, you will learn about important factors (personal interests, career prospects, immigration-related benefits/regulations) to consider when choosing a major as an F-1 visa holder. Class Deans from the Office of Academic Advancement and staff members from the Office of International Student Affairs (OISA) and Gordon Career Center will lead this informational workshop, which will include an overview of the major selection process, post-completion employment as an F-1 visa holder, and STEM Optional Practical Training (OPT) Extension-eligible programs of study at Wesleyan. There will be time for Questions and Answers (Q&A) in the second half of the session.
Please RSVP through this link.
Monday, November 8th is National First Generation College Celebration Day (commonly shortened to First Gen Day). Wesleyan will honor and celebrate what it means to be a first generation college student with a festive and informal gathering for all members of the Wesleyan community who identify as first gen.
Please join us on Monday, 11/8 from 4:30-6:00pm in the Labyrinth Tent (behind 287 High Street and the World Music Hall). Stop by when you can, and leave when you must. There will be brief remarks at 5:00pm.
Visit the Art History Open House on Friday 11/5 at 12:00pm in Boger Hall 114 (pizza will be served).
Visit the College of Education Studies Open House on Thursday 11/4 from 3 – 5pm at 164 Mount Vernon Street.
Stop by the African Studies Open House on Wed 11/3 at 4:30pm in the Fries Center for Global Studies Commons, Fisk 201. You will learn about:
- African Studies Courses and Faculty
- African Studies Minor
- Studying African Languages
- Studying Abroad in Africa
All are Welcome! Samosas from Abyssinia will be served.