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Tiger Learning Commons provides academic support amid midterms

Tiger Learning Commons provides academic support amid midterms

Students can find discipline-focused assistance through multiple offerings
Mikayla Mullin, Pulse Reporter October 7, 2021

If you have a ten page paper that needs editing, a calculus problem that you just can’t make sense of, or you just need help getting a handle on your classes this semester, you can visit the Trinity...

Left to Right:  Ari Fletcher-Bai, Robin Bisset, Thomas Johnson

Write on! Students create space for aspiring authors

Savannah Wahlgren February 27, 2020

Photo by Kate NuelleSeniors Ari Fletcher-Bai and Robin Bissett recently started holding an hour-long writing session in the Tiger Learning Commons at 7 p.m. on Mondays. Both creative writing minors, Fletcher-Bai...

Tiffany Nguyen (left), Noah Benavides (right) Photo credit: Matthew Claybrook

Writing Center tutors earn international recognition

Lindsay Morgan September 28, 2019

Photo by Matthew Claybrook. The Writing Center tutor-training program recently received the International Tutor Training Program Certification from the College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA)....

Photo credit: Genevieve Humphreys

TLC’s new writing program helps ESL students thrive at Trinity

Noelle Barrera March 3, 2019

Photo by Genevieve HumphreysThe Tiger Learning Commons (TLC), a centralized space in the library focused on improving Trinity students' academic performance, has created a new staff position geared towards...

New QEP creates new positions, programs in TLC

New QEP creates new positions, programs in TLC

Jolie Francis February 14, 2019

Photo by Kathleen CreedonThe Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) has lead to changes throughout the Tiger Learning Commons (TLC), including new directors and tutoring programs. Betty Curry, who had been the...

Photo credit: Matthew Claybrook

Trinity welcomes new hires to multiple departments

Jolie Francis August 23, 2018

Along with a record 695 first-years, Trinity University welcomed many new staff members this fall, including the first ever in-house general counsel, a new executive director of institutional research,...

A day in the life of the TLC staff

A day in the life of the TLC staff

Maggie Lupo April 11, 2018

Tucked away near the main entryway of Coates Library, the Tiger Learning Commons (TLC), new this year, is the hub of academic support for students on campus. The TLC includes Student Accessibility Services,...

The Tiger Learning Commons opened earlier this semester and has been giving workshops for students since its premiere. photo by Amani Canada, photo editor

Workshops aim for academic success

Gabriella Garriga November 14, 2017

Stacy Davidson, director for academic support, is changing the way Trinity approaches academic success, one workshop at a time. Hired in 2015, Davidson has been working to develop the learning center and...

The new Tiger Learning Commons opened this fall semester. Photos by Amani Canada

Tiger Learning Commons opens in Coates library

Kendra Derrig August 30, 2017

Correction: Jenny Rowe was incorrectly identified as Jenny Lowe. On Aug. 28, the Tiger Learning Commons (TLC) officially opened on the third floor of the Elizabeth Huth Coates Library, combining the...

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