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.

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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Global Forum, Johnson Hall

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

View daily schedule.


Subject Advisers

*Music meets in Booth Hall, Room 224
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 2018

             

Art & Art History

Bennett Harrison

  8:00-10:00pm   8:00-10:00pm      

Biochemistry

None Fall 2018

             

Biology

Diamond Coleman

  7:00-9:00pm     7:00-9:00pm    

Chemistry

 

             

Cognitive Science

Vanessa Nguyen

  8:00-10:00pm   8:00-10:00pm      

CSLC

             
Department Su M T W Th F Sa

Computer Science

Vanessa Nguyen

Stephanie Angulo

  8:00-10:00pm 8:00-10:00pm 8:00-10:00pm 8:00-10:00pm    

CTSJ

Antoñio Romero

             

DWA

None Fall 2018

             

Economics

Jack Peden

Monica Kim

  7:00-9:00pm   7:00-9:00pm      

Education

Huntington Wu

      6:00-8:00pm      

English

None Fall 2018

             

Geology - HSC 102

Christina Hutchins

7:30-9:30pm 5:00-7:00pm          

History

Kevin Conroy

Caroline Silverstein

7:00-9:00pm 8:00-10:00pm   6:00-8:00pm 8:00-10:00pm    
Department Su M T W Th F Sa

Kinesiology

Nicole Castro

7:30-9:30pm   7:30-9:30pm        

Latino/a & Latin Am Studies

None Fall 2018

             

Math

Vena Zhang

  6:00-8:00pm   6:00-8:00pm      

Media Arts & Culture

Alex Lukas

      7:00-9:00pm 5:00-7:00pm    

Music Theory - Booth 224

Samantha Fang

  6:00-8:00pm   6:00-8:00pm      

Philosophy

Cleo Charpantier

  5:00-6:30pm 8:00-9:30pm        

Physics

Ethan Heffernan

6:30-8:30pm     7:00-9:00pm      

Politics

None Fall 2018

             
Department Su M T W Th F Sa

Psychology

Nathalie Kaoumi

Huntington Wu

  6:00-8:00pm   7:30-9:30pm 5:00-7:00pm    

Sociology

None Fall 2018

             

Theater

None Fall 2018

             

UEP

None Fall 2018

             
  Su M T W Th F   Sa 

Language Advisers

Drop-In Schedule by Date

 

Language Su M T W Th F Sa

Arabic

Nour Elsayed

 

 

6-7pm

   

 

5-6pm

   

Chinese

Yingfei Xin

Jiahui Yue

 

 

5-6pm 

6-7pm

 

5-6pm

7:30-8:30pm

 

 

 

6-7pm

8:30-9:30pm

 

   

French

Mathilde Venet

 

 

6-7pm

 

6-7pm

 

 

 

6-7pm

   

German

Madison Taggart

 

 

6-7pm

 

7:30-9:30pm

 

 

 

   

Language

Su M T W Th F Sa

Japanese

Momoe Takamatsu

Miwako Inoue

 

6-7pm

 

 

5-6pm

 

 

5:30-6:30pm

 

5-6pm

 

 

 

5-6pm

 

Latin

Megan Chandramouli

 

 

6-7pm

 

6-7pm

 

7-8pm

 

   

Russian/Greek

Samuel Page

 

 

6-7pm

 

6-7pm

 

 

6-7pm

   

Spanish

Luis Torres

Alvaro Alarcón

Cristina Serrano

 

 

6-7pm

7-8pm

 

 

7-8pm

 

6-7pm

 

 

7-8pm

5-6pm

 

 

5-6pm

6-7pm

5-6pm

 
Language Su M T W Th F Sa