Learning Studios

Detroit Mercy offers learning studios (formerly called learning communities) conducted by tutors who sit in on specific sections of targeted courses throughout the term and run study sessions weekly. These guided learning studios support freshman math, science and English classes. Learning studios are coordinated through the Student Success Center.

Fall 2021 Learning Studio Schedule

Math Functions (Algebra) Learning Studio

Courses supported: UAS 0800; UAS 0950; MTH 1010; MTH 1020; MTH 1030; MTH 1040

Tutors: Paul Manuszak, Carson Green, Zachary Kennedy 

When:

  • Mondays: 1 - 3 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 1 - 3 p.m.

Where: Engineering Building, Room 224

Math Analysis (Calculus) Learning Studio

Courses supported: MTH 1110; MTH 1120; MTH 1400; MTH 1410

Tutors: Dominic Gatson, Shana Murphy, Allison Sherman

When:

  • Tuesdays: 9 - 11 a.m.
  • Wednesdays: noon - 2 p.m.

Where: Engineering Building, Room 222

Physical and Natural Sciences Learning Studio

Courses supported: CHM 1050; CHM 1070; CHM 1080; BIO 1200; BIO 1210; BIO 1220

Tutors: Stephanie Korte, Elizabeth Stacheit, Jackson Towers

When:

  • Tuesdays: 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 1 - 3 p.m.

Where: Chemistry Building, Room 211

Health Sciences Learning Studio

Courses supported: CHM 1040; BIO 2300; BIO 2310

Tutors: Sydney Buckner, Sofia Carlesso

When:

  • Mondays: 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: Engineering Building, Room 134

English Learning Studio

Courses supported: ENG 1300; ENG 1310

Tutors: Zachary KennedyLarissa McCoy

When:

  • Mondays: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Wednesdays: 10 a.m. - noon

Where: Briggs Room 341