blogs

Why do we write at universities?

Why do we write at universities?

Instructors ask you to write because in the world of academia, writing is the primary form of communication used to share knowledge.

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part III

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part III

Balancing schoolwork with personal life or family relationships could even improve your academic performance and boost your personal wellbeing.

An Interview with Writing Consultants

An Interview with Writing Consultants

We recently sat down with four of our consultants to ask them a few questions about Writing Consultations and the writing process.

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part II

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part II

In Part 2 of this three-part series, we examine the role of exercise and physical activity and their impact on exam scores.

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part I

Sleep, Exercise and Balance: Part I

In Part 1 of this three-part series, we explore the importance of sleep on student achievement and well-being.

We’re Hiring for the Summer!

We’re Hiring for the Summer!

We have two positions open: the desk team (part-time) and web team (full-time). We will be hosting rolling interviews, so apply as soon as possible before March 18!

How to Excel at Teamwork

How to Excel at Teamwork

4 tips and tricks that will help you to work confidently and contribute ideas effectively while working in a team setting!

Setting Intentions and Getting to Work, 2019 Style

Setting Intentions and Getting to Work, 2019 Style

It’s here! A new year. A new semester. How do we form more positive habits? We share some of our favourite apps to get the new year started off!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from everyone at the Chapman Learning Commons team!     Click here for our holiday help desk hours. We look forward to seeing you in the new year!    

Decision Making: Does Stress Recovery Exists?

Decision Making: Does Stress Recovery Exists?

How does stress impact our ability to make decisions? What are the best techniques to have a productive, relaxing winter break post exam?