Bowdoin College has a group of programs developed to support learning and teaching throughout the curriculum. The three programs and the E M S advisor are housed in Kanbar Hall and work cooperatively to enhance Bowdoin's curricular resources and to strengthen students' academic experience. The Baldwin Program for Academic Development, the Quantitative Reasoning Program, the Writing Project, and E M S are described below.
Elizabeth Barnhart, Director
Provides support to students including help with reading, time management, organization, general learning strategies, and help in specific courses. Daytime and evening drop in hours available.The Baldwin Program is located in the Center for Learning and Teaching, Kanbar Hall, Room 102.
Eric Gaze, Director
Provides support to students in understanding and using numerical information. Peer tutors provide study groups and some individual tutorials for students in quantitative courses. The Q-Reasoning Program is located in the Center for Learning and Teaching, Kanbar Hall, Room 102
Kathleen O'Connor, Director
Students in any discipline work with peer writing assistants to improve their writing process and strengthen their writing. Writing assistants work with students in selected courses, drop-in workshops, and semester – or year-long partnerships. The Writing Project is located in the Center for Learning and Teaching, Kanbar Hall, Room 102.
Lisa Flanagan, Advisor
Students who are multi-lingual or who have parents who are non-native speakers of English may work with Lisa Flanagan, EMS tutor. They may seek help with understanding assignments and reading strategies; grammar; outlining, revising, and editing; and the conventions of scholarly writing. To schedule an appointment to meet with the E M SL Advisor, send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Lisa is available Mondays 8:30 - 4:00, Wednesdays 8:30 - 5:00, and Fridays 8:30 - 5:00. Lisa's office is located in Kanbar Hall, Room 111.
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Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Sunday - Thursday: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm