Category: Learning Resources

SPC Reads Selection is ‘The Hate U Give’

The SPC Reads selection for 2018-19 is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. This title was selected through a vote by the entire St. Petersburg College community consisting of students, staff, and faculty. Students were also polled via MyCourses to find out what activities they would like to see surrounding the book. The activities … Continue reading SPC Reads Selection is ‘The Hate U Give’

Striking Fear in Writers: Sentence Structure Errors

Three errors in fundamental sentence structure strike terror into the heart of any writer.   These three errors, the fragment, the comma splice, and the run-on, are occasionally referred to as “The Axis of Evil.”  Luckily, a little bit of knowledge and one single phrase can help you identify these egregious errors. What you need to … Continue reading Striking Fear in Writers: Sentence Structure Errors

Study Smarter: An Online Study Skills Workshop

Study Smarter: An Online Study Skills Workshop Tuesday, 9/11/2018, from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Log on to this online learning workshop to learn about effective ways to study smarter. Topics covered include mindset, recall and retrieval strategies, the study cycle, and active learning. Presenter – Judy Macdonald, macdonald.judith@spcollege.edu. Pre-registration is required: https://web.spcollege.edu/survey/27081 Visit https://go.spcollege.edu/tutoring/ for more information about FREE tutoring online … Continue reading Study Smarter: An Online Study Skills Workshop