Summer Tutoring

CAPS regretfully will not be open for tutoring services over the summer of 2017. We don’t want to leave you hanging on getting tutoring help for any summer courses you may be taking this year, so below is a list of tutoring resources to help you make it to the Fall 2017 semester! … More Summer Tutoring

How to Stay Motivated During the Last Weeks of School

We all know that the spring semester is the worst. You start off strong then spring break comes around and all your motivation to finish the semester flies out the door. Your grades might start to slip, you might want to lay in bed and watch Shameless instead of working on your assignments. BUT DON’T … More How to Stay Motivated During the Last Weeks of School

UNIT CONVERSIONS

By: Cody Moezzi and Madelyn Lucas Let’s briefly imagine that you’re on an engineering team whose space orbit is 100 km closer to crashing into earth’s atmosphere, endangering lives, and costing NASA 125 million dollars. Except, we aren’t pretending here. This is the true story of a 1999 space orbit failure. As a biochemistry major, … More UNIT CONVERSIONS

Blog du jour – Blog des Tages: Similar Language Differences for the New Semester!

By Shayna Davidson, CAPS French Tutor, and Casey Sims, CAPS German Tutor Ever notice a few similarities between languages when you’re studying them concurrently? Well, there’s a chance that they borrowed from one another over the centuries. Here are a few examples of loanwords from German to French and French to German. During and after … More Blog du jour – Blog des Tages: Similar Language Differences for the New Semester!