Supplemental Instruction (SI) in Virtual Environments

Supplemental Instruction is an internationally recognized model of peer-led academic support, most often paired with STEM courses that a) are approved for general education credit, b) have historically high DFWI rates, and/or c) are gateways to a major. The focus of SI is on high-risk courses as opposed to high-risk students, cementing the idea that… Continue reading Supplemental Instruction (SI) in Virtual Environments

HSC 2015-2016 Year by the Numbers

Well we’re almost there, the end of another school year. Did you know that EMU students logged over 60, 000 hours at study tables last year!? The 61, 301 hours and 44 minutes that were logged at study tables is equal to 2554 Days spent studying! That’s 7 collective years spent moving towards academic success.… Continue reading HSC 2015-2016 Year by the Numbers

Welcome to the HSC Family!

The Holman Success Center (HSC) would like to welcome it’s newest staff member, Dr. Ethriam Brammer! Thanks to a new grant, EMU is now participating in the Student Support Services (SSS) TRIO program. The SSS, combined with TRIO Upward Bound and TRIO McNair scholarships, were designed by the federal government 50 years ago to help… Continue reading Welcome to the HSC Family!

This Week in LBC Rewards

Well that went fast, didn’t it? We are already at the end of January, but it is never too late to pick up some eagle Rewards points by checking in at some of the events you are already going to. Also don’t forget this Wednesday, HSC is sponsoring two wellness workshops. In this highly interactive… Continue reading This Week in LBC Rewards

This Week in Reward Points 3.23

Tuesday The Future of Urban Michigan Series: Reflections from the Trenches From 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Pray-Harrold – 216 Panel discussion on the future of Southeast Michigan with former mayors Paul Schreiber of Ypsilanti and John Hieftje of Ann Arbor, along with journalist and published Mary Morgan. Contact: Arnold Fleischmann Phone: 734.487.3113 Email: afleisch@emich.edu… Continue reading This Week in Reward Points 3.23