Academic Support

Academic resource center (arc)

Kyle Vickers
Contact:
Kyle Vickers, Academic Resource Center Coordinator
Montgomery Hall 319
+1 814 676 6591, ext. 1344
+1 814 393 1344
kvickers@clarion.edu
 

The Building Blocks of Better Understanding

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) at Venango campus provides highly trained peer tutors and professional staff who are dedicated to helping students with study skills and subject-related questions.

At Venango campus, a large percentage of the student body uses the ARC each semester. The ARC staff help students develop academic skills as part of a plan designed to facilitate students' success in college. There is no cost to use the ARC.

ARC HOURS OF OPERATION:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Available Services:Venango students in Montgomery

  • Analysis of Study Skills
  • Group Study Sessions
  • Academic Success Workshops
  • Computer Lab
  • Tutoring in Most Subjects
  • IPAS program
  • Individualized Study Sessions
  • Resource Materials for the Self-Motivated Learner
  • Study Skill Instruction in:
    • Time Management
    • Textbook Reading
    • Note-taking
    • Test-taking
    • Learning Styles
    • Math Fundamentals

  Tutors

Lindsey Akam
ENG: 110, 111; MATH: 050, 110
Writing & Proofreading Assistance

Hannah Beatty
BIOL: 111, 155, 156; CIS: 217; CMST: 320; ENG: 110, 111, 130; ES: 111; NFSS: 111, 142; PHSC: 111, 112; PS: 211; PSY: 211; SOC: 211
Writing & Proofreading Assistance

Jaylee Donovan *Available by appointment only.
AH:  101, 201; COM: 113, 312; NURS: 368; PSY: 111, 211, 260, 354; REHB: 126, 227, 250, 370, 440, 460; SPED: 245; SW: 212

Clint Eakin
AH: 101; BIOL: 111, 251, 252, 261, 262; COM: 113; ENG: 110, 111;
NFSS: 111; MATH: 117; PHSC: 111; PSY: 211, 310
Writing & Proofreading Assistance

Melissa Manbeck
BIOL: 251, 252, 261, 262; MATH: 050,110

Jenna Paratore
AH: 101, 201; ARTH: 110; COM: 113; ENG: 110, 111, 318; NFSS: 111; PSY: 211; Writing & Proofreading Assistance

Courtney Paton
AH: 101, 201; BIO: 111, 165, 252, 262; CHEM: 145, 146; MATH: 050, 110, 221; PHSC: 112

Stephanie Serrano
NURS: 101, 102, 111, 112, 121, 131, 133; PHIL: 212

Samantha Horn
AH: 101; COM: 113, 312; ENG: 111; MATH: 050, 112; NFSS: 111; NURS: 475; PHSC: 112; PSY: 211, 354; REHB: 126, 250, 406; SW: 212

 

 

 

Monday

Samantha: 9am – 1pm
Jenna: 9am – 11am
Hannah: 12:30pm – 3:30pm
Stephanie: 3pm – 5:30pm
Courtney: 6:30pm – 8pm

Tuesday

Courtney: 11am – 12:15pm
Mel: 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Lindsey: 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Wednesday

Samantha: 9am – 1pm
Courtney: 10am – 2:15pm
Stephanie: 1pm – 3:30pm
Clint: 2pm – 6pm
Jenna: 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Thursday

Hannah: 11:30 – 1:30 & 3:30 – 5:30
Clint: 2pm – 6pm
Stephanie: 2:30 – 4:30
Mel: 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Lindsey: 3:30pm – 5:30pm


Kyle Vickers
ARC Coordinator
Engaged Learner Counselor
Study Skills
Test-taking Strategies
Note-taking
Time Management
Academic Success Workshops 

Disability Support Services

Disability Support Services are available to any student having a documented disability. The office of Disability Support Services provides the student with reasonable accommodations as documented through evaluations. Appropriate accommodations are based on specific needs of the student. The Assistant Director of Student Affairs meets with these students each semester to determine the effectiveness of the accommodation, and to evaluate the need for any further services.

For more information, please contact:

Emily Aubele:  Assistant Director of Venango Campus at +1 814 393 1270 or eaubele@clarion.edu.

LOCATIONS

Computer Center, 318A Montgomery Hall
Tutoring Center, 318B Montgomery Hall

The ARC is accredited by the College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA), an independent, international evaluating body.

Student Affairs Academic Progress Update Form

 

Last Updated 4/11/18