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Fall 2017 Programming

The Academic Success Center aims to be a center for innovative programming targeting a specific academic need. If you have an academic program idea, we'd like to partner with you! If you would like to use the ASC space for your academic event or program, please complete the space application form.

Please review our event calendar (includes RSVP information) as well as a flyer of our current programming for FALL 2017.   

Scholar Studios with Dr. Karen Glover

Develop confidence in understanding inquiry, theory, literature review, methodology, results and the big picture concerns. Please join us for one of the following sessions:

  • Tuesday, September 12, 12 noon-1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 15, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Graduate School: What you need to know now to get yourself there.

  • Wednesday, October 4, 1:30 p.m. -3:30 p.m.

Reading Strategies with Dr. Patty Seleski

Interested in strengthening your reading skills?  Meet with Dr. Patty Seleski to learn and apply reading strategies and methods!  No RSVP required; walk-ins welcome.

  • Fridays (starting Oct. 13): 10 a.m. -11:30 a.m. in KEL 2106 

Transfer Student Community with Allie Carr

Transfer Tuesdays:  Meet weekly with your transfer studentpeers! Pizza kick off occurs Tuesday, September 5 during U-Hour.
Check out the Transfer Student Community Cougar Course page! Weekly discussion topics, tips, as well as a range of resources andinsight from faculty, staff, and students provided.

Scientific Writing with Talitha Matlin and Dr. Julie Jameson

Receive one-on-one assistance with your science writing and research activities. This is a weekly opportunity and no RSVP required!

  • Wednesdays 12p.m-1p.m.

Scientific Writing flyer

CSM Faculty Advising with Dr. Sajith Jayasinghe

Did you know you have a faculty advisor? Well, you do! Learn about how and when to talk to your faculty advisor and meet some CSM faculty!

  • Monday, November 13, 2:30 p.m.-3:45 p.m.

RSVP online: https://appointments.csusm.edu > Log in > "My Appointments" > "New Appointment" > Center: "Academic Success Center" > Subject: (select subject area based on presentation topic) > select faculty member's name> click on green time slot to confirm day and time > "accept" >"Make the appointment"


Questions? asc@csusm.edu. All events will be held in the Academic Success Center (KEL 2111; second floor of the Library).

To confirm your attendance, RSVP online. Appointment directions available.