Peer Learning

The CDLA's Peer Learning Program offers a peer-to-peer learning community for academic and co-curricular pursuits. Practice a new language, learn how to record and edit audio, find scholarly articles, get help on problem sets, and more, alongside advanced peers in a friendly and supportive environment.

Regular Peer Learning Hours will begin September 8th, 2019

Questions about the program? Contact us at cdla@oxy.edu

If you are looking for Writing Advisers, SSAP, AMP or other Oxy academic support resources, you can find more information at Oxy's Academic Support page.

Peer Subject Advisers

Subject Advisers in a range of disciplines are available to clarify concepts, work on skills for various courses, and suggest useful study techniques. Subject Advisers can help you grasp course concepts, talk through readings for better comprehension, develop discipline specific study skills.

 

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Ground Floor, Academic Commons*

Peer Language Advisers

Language Advisers is a group of Occidental College undergraduates and Visiting Language Assistants who work closely with Oxy students pursuing the study of language. Language Advisers can help you practice verbal language skills, practice pronunciation, discuss readings for better comprehension, find and view current language materials in social media and other popular sources, work on particular linguistic issues.

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Johnson Hall, Room 105.

Peer Research Advisers

Peer Research Advisers (PRAs) assist fellow students with research questions during evening drop in advising hours held in the Academic Commons during the school year. PRAs can help you access full text sources, navigate research guides, journals, and database, and think through your research questions.

Schedule an Appointment

Ground Floor, Academic Commons

Digital Scholarship Editors

Digital Scholarship Editors assist students, faculty and staff in design, editing and publication of digital scholarly project work, using Scalar, Global Crossroads, and the CommonPlace screen.

Drop in T 3-4pm, W,Th 4-6pm

CommonPlace Entry Floor, Academic Commons

Critical Making Studio Producers

Critical Making Studio Producers are available to assists students in critically engaging with a range of digital production tools and integrate them into their scholarly practice. Producers can help you check out audio visual equipment, explore various coding platforms, tinker with electronic starter kits. Vist CMS Site.

Studio Hours 1-6pm M-F

Equipment Check Out 3-5pm M-F

Ground Floor, Academic Commons


Subject Advisers

*Music meets in Booth Hall, Room 220 (EMS)
Computer Science meets in Academic Commons, Brown Learn Lab
Geology meets in HSC 102

Department Su M T W Th F Sa

American Studies

None Fall 2019

             

Art & Art History

Isabel Norsten

     7:00p-9:00p    7:00p-9:00p    

Biochemistry

None Fall 2019

             

Biology

Iris Zhang

      6:00p-8:00p 6:00p-8:00p    

Chemistry

Atnasia Mekonnen



     3:00p-5:00p    3:00p-5:00p    

Cognitive Science

None Fall 2019

             

CSLC

None Fall 2019

             
Department Su M T W Th F Sa

Computer Science

Mohi Andrabi

 6:00p-8:00p           6:00p-8:00p   

CTSJ

Kayla Lim

   7:00p9:00p     7:00p-9:00p      

DWA

None Fall 2019

             

Economics

Emma Pond

   8:00p-10:00p       8:30p-10:30p    

Education

Kayla Williams

 

 8:00p-10:00p         8:00p-10:00p     

English

None Fall 2019

             

Geology - HSC 102

Lori Berberian

   3:00p-5:00p  11:30a-1:30p        

History

Leah Harman

 7:00p-9:00p        7:00p-9:00p    
Department Su M T W Th F Sa

Kinesiology

Emily Leonard

     3:00p-5:00p    3:00p-5:00p    

Latino/a & Latin Am Studies

None Fall 2019

             

Math

Jan Yan

     6:00p-8:00p    6:00p-8:00p    

Media Arts & Culture

Charlotte Rand

     5:00p-7:00p  5:00p-7:00p      

Music - Booth 200 (EMS)

Alessandro Bonomi

     5:45p-7:45p    8:45p-10:45p    

Philosophy

Elena Neale

    11:40a-1:40p    11:40a-1:40p    

Physics

Michael Kwan

 7:00p-10:00p            

Politics

None Fall 2019

             
Department Su M T W Th F Sa

Psychology

Crystal Wang

     6:00p-8:00p    6:00p-8:00p    

Sociology

Ahladini Veerina

   7:30p-9:30p    7:30p-9:30p      

Theater

None Fall 2018

             

UEP

None Fall 2019

             
  Su M T W Th F   Sa 

Language Advisers

Drop-In Schedule by Date

You can find the LAs in Johnson Hall, Room 105. See regular schedule below. Language Peer advising works on a first-come-first-served basis. Peer advisers only work during the times indicated on the schedule. When there are more than two students waiting for a peer adviser, peer tutoring will be limited to 15 minutes per student.

Note: Check the Google calendar below for daily updates and changes in the schedule.

Language Su M T W Th F Sa

Arabic

Andrew Leffler

 

 

 

 

5-6pm       

 

 

7-9pm

   

Chinese

Yingfei Xin

Jiahui Yue

 

 

6-7pm

7-8pm

 

 

5-6pm

7-8pm

 

 

 

5-6pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

5-6pm

 

French

Maurine Fournage

 

 

 

 

5-6pm

 

 

 

7-8pm

 

5-6pm

 

German

Madison Taggart

 

 

9-10pm

 

5-6pm

 

5:45-6:45pm

 

 

   

Language

Su M T W Th F Sa

Japanese

Karin Uzawa

Chisato Kamoi

 

7:30-8:30pm

 

8-9pm

5-6pm

 

7:30-8:30pm

 

 

 

6-7pm

 

 

5-6pm

 

Latin and Greek

Gabriella Verdolini

 

 

 

 

5-7pm

 

 

7:30-8:30pm

 

 

   

Russian

Audrey Lilly

 

 

6-7pm

 

5-6pm

 

7-8pm

 

 

   

Spanish

Noah Yee Yick

Pilar Mora

Carmen Salgado

 

 

5:30-6:30pm

 

 

 

5-7pm

7-8pm

5-6pm

 

 

 

8-9pm

 

 

6-7pm

5-6pm

 

5-6pm

 
Language Su M T W Th F Sa