Science Center

The Science Center provides free tutoring for RWU students enrolled in science courses.

Summer Session 2021 Tutoring

The Tutoring Center will provide limited tutoring for math, science, writing and French for Summer Session 2021 courses. For math, science, writing and French in Zoom: Please go to Bridges and click on the course titled “RWU Online Tutoring Summer 21.” If you do not see this course in Bridges, first check to see if you have somehow deactivated it. To check, click on the waffle in the top right of your screen with “My Courses” beside it. In the list of courses, under “SM 21,” you should see “RWU Online Tutoring Summer 21.” Click on the star beside the name of the course to make it yellow. Refresh your screen and see if the course is there. If it still is not there, please contact Karen Bilotti at kbilotti@rwu.edu.

For the Writing Center email tutoring service, please go to the Search bar at rwu.edu and put “Writing Tutoring Via Email” and then follow the instructions to submit your paper for review. Or you can get to the page through this web address: http://rwu.edu/go/email-writinghelp .

Tutoring 

The Science Center provides tutoring for courses in Biology (103, 104, 105, 200, 215, 216), Chemistry (190, 191, 192, 301, 302), Physics (109, 110, 201, 202), Environmental Science (105), and CORE 101 lecture and laboratory.  The Science Center offers one-on-one peer and faculty tutoring, peer-led small group tutoring in the form of review sessions for Physics, ChemX problem and study sessions for Chemistry 191/192, BioX case study discussions for Biology 103/104, Physics Nights in the Physics Lab (postponed for SP21), and specialized tutoring in Excel for science students.  

All of the services offered are free of charge.

Science Center Location
Tutoring Center - Space closed for Spring 2021
Main Library, 2nd floor

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 9 am - 8 pm
Friday: 9 am - 3 pm
Sunday: 2 pm - 8 pm

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Contact Information: 

Science Center Coordinator
Tracey McDonnell Wysor
twysor@rwu.edu
(401) 254-3873

Department Secretary
Wendy MacDonough
wmacdonough@rwu.edu 
(401) 254-3219
 

Peer Tutoring Schedules - For spring 2021, please see course in Bridges: RWU Online Tutoring SP 21. 
Peer tutors are available for a variety of courses. All tutors have been nominated by their faculty based on academic achievement and interpersonal skills. 

Faculty Tutoring Schedule - For spring 2021, please see course in Bridges: RWU Online Tutoring SP 21. 
 

 

Science Center Contact

Tracey McDonnell Wysor
Science Center Coordinator
2nd floor, Main Library
Tutoring Center
Roger Williams University
Bristol, RI  02809
Phone: (401) 254-3873
twysor@rwu.edu
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