Student Success Center - Spring 2020
The tutors in our Student Success Center, Barnard Hall 259, are generally available to assist students in lower division computer science courses.
|9:00 a.m.|| Justin Tyner
| Justin Tyner
|10:00 a.m.|| Lin Shi
| Aurora Kehoe
|Aurora Kehoe||Conner Whitfield||Seraj Mostafa|
|11:00 a.m.||Rusty Clayton
||Rusty Clayton||Conner Whitfield||Seraj Mostafa|
|Noon||Lin Shi||Alex Ackerlund
| Lin Shi
|Alex Ackerlund||Hongchuan (Rocky) Wong|
|1:10 p.m.||Yin YaLan||Hongchuan (Rocky) Wong|
|2:10 p.m.||Jada Bryant||
|3:10 p.m.|| Samuel Forbes
|4:10 p.m.||Samuel Forbes||David Hamlin|| Peng Zou
|5:10 p.m.|| Payton Harrison
|6:00 p.m.||Payton Harrison||Axel Ward|| Chris Miller
|7:00 p.m.||Payton Harrison||Axel Ward||Ahmed Naji|
|8:00 p.m.||Axel Ward|
- Where is the tutoring center located? Barnard Hall 259.
- What general tips do you have for learning computer science? Read these tips.
- Who can seek help? Students taking lower division computer science courses.
- Who are the tutors? Graduate Teaching Assistants, Computer Science majors, and members of AWC and ACM.
- When is the first day of tutoring? Tuesday, January 21st, 2020.
- When is the last day of tutoring? Friday, May 1st, 2020.
- Is the tutoring center open on MSU holidays? No.
- Can I volunteer to tutor? Yes! It requires a minimum commitment of 2 hours per week. Please e-mail Sharlyn.Izurieta@montana.edu
- Kudos, complaints or suggestions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
- A tutor should be able to assist with the following first year courses: CSCI 107 (The Joy and Beauty of Computing), CSCI 127 (The Joy and Beauty of Data), CSCI 132 (Basic Data Structures and Algorithms) and CS 145 (Web Design).
- Some tutors will be able to assist with the following second year courses: CSCI 112 (C), CSCI 215 (Social & Ethical Issues), CSCI 232 (Data Structures and Algorithms) and CSCI 246 (Discrete Structures).
- Tutors are not experts and are not necessarily familiar with your assignment. Students seeking help on assignments should understand the assignment well enough to explain it.
- Tutors are available to answer targeted questions and to explain general concepts. Tutors are not there to do your work for you.
- If the tutor is a teaching assistant (see names below), that person has been hired to help with a specific course. The teaching assistant will prioritize his or her time so that students in that specific course have top priority.
- Both tutors and tutees should be polite and professional.
- Send suggestions for improvement and feedback to John Paxton.
- Teaching Assistants: Matteo Bjornsson (ESOF 322); Buwani Manuweera (CSCI 468); Seraj-Al-Mahmud Mostafa (CSCI 476); Asad Noor (CSCI 446); Faqeer Rehman (CSCI 494-005); Prahanta Saha (CSCI 132); YaLan Yin (CSCI 246); Peng Zou (CSCI 338)
- Undergraduate Course Assistants: Kevin Browder; Jada Bryant (CSCI 127); Maria Gallivan (CSCI 132); David Hamlin (CSCI 127); Hunter Line (CSCI 127); Chris Miller (CSCI 112); Karl Molina (CSCI 127); Lin Shi (CSCI 112)
- Sonderegger Tutors: Rusty Clayton (CSCI 107, 112, 127, 132, 232 & CS 145); Samuel Forbes (CSCI 112); Aurora Kehoe (CSCI 107, 112, 127 & CS 145); Lin Shi (CSCI 107, 112, 127, 132 & CS 145); Justin Tyner (CSCI 107, 112, 127, 132, 215 & 232); Conner Whitfield (CSCI 132, 232, 215 & CS 145)
- CSCI 495 Students: Payton Harrison; Ahmed Naji; Axel Ward
- Volunteers: Alex Ackerlund ( CSCI 107, 112, 127, 132, 232, 305 & 338)