The Math Lab’s director and student tutors work to help you develop your abilities in calculus and statistics courses.
The primary goal of the Reading Laboratory is to support your academic success at Grinnell. You will work both individually and in small discussion groups to improve your reading comprehension and rate, build your vocabulary, and develop more effective study strategies. International students may also choose to work on their English language proficiency. Register for the course or visit the Lab without enrolling. You can also refer to these web resources.
Science Learning Center
The Science Learning Center staff, through group mentor sessions and one-on-one tutoring, supports students in chemistry, biology, physics, biochemistry and neuroscience courses. The professional and student staff seek to present a welcoming teaching and learning environment, in which all students, regardless of major or prior preparation, are welcome.
The Writing Laboratory offers one-on-one instruction in composition, including organization, coherence, grammar, and style. Students may enroll in courses or sign up for appointments as needed. Students work with an instructor on some part of the writing process, such as brainstorming, organizing, revising, or copyediting.
Data Analysis and Social Inquiry Lab (DASIL)
Grinnell’s Data Analysis and Social Inquiry Lab (DASIL) helps students and faculty members integrate data analysis into research and classroom work. In addition to software training and data-set preparation, the lab also provides experiential learning for student tutors; facilitates faculty workshops; helps students collect and analyze data; and offers classroom assistance including exercises, instruction assistance, and student workshops.