Tutoring & Workshops

The Academic Success Centre provides tutoring services for students year round for a variety of subjects. See the chart below for available subjects and contact us by phone, email, or in person to book an appointment.

Staff

Administrative Staff

  • Alexandra Pollari

    Alexandra Pollari

    Testing Coordinator

    Alex is from Thunder Bay Ontario where she graduated from Lakehead University with an HBSc in Psychology. She has worked in Education and Healthcare prior to her role as a Testing and Tutoring Coordinator. Alex looks forward to helping you with you testing and tutoring needs.
  • Jamie McIvor

    Jamie McIvor

    Testing and Tutoring Services Coordinator

    Jamie is a graduate of the Applied Business Technology program who has worked in several positions within the College prior to her current role of Testing Coordinator for Testing and Tutoring Services. If you have questions about testing and tutoring or would like to book an appointment contact Jamie at tts@cnc.bc.ca.

Tutors

  • Suman

    Suman Kumar

    Tutor

    Suman has a masters in Zoology and in Christian Studies, and four years of research in Biotechnology on growth factors in serum, TESL and PIDP. With a vast experience in teaching Biology and English for almost 3 decades.
  • Steven Knowles

    Steven Knowles

    Tutor

    Steven enjoys getting to know the students at CNC while helping them improve their written communication skills. He believes that tutoring is best done in a positive friendly manner.
  • Dennis Straussfogel

    Dennis Straussfogel PhD

    Tutor

    Dennis is a tutor for Math, Physics,and Chemistry in the TTS and ARC. He has taught math, physics, and engineering at various colleges and universities in Canada and the United States. He has also done research and engineering work for NASA and the U.S. Navy. When not teaching, he has been known to run marathons and perform with his guitar.
  • Mosammat Hasina Akter

    Mosammat Hasina Akter MSc.

    Access Instructor, Math & Science

    Hasina has more than six years of teaching experience and three years of teaching at the College of New Caledonia. She teaches and tutors in math and the sciences. Students should go to Hasina for help with academic upgrading to university transfer math, physics and chemistry related questions.

Tutor Hours Intersession 2022

 Tutors Specialties Hours
Steven Knowles ACDU & UT English, Proofreading, & Study Skills

APRIL 25th-JUNE 29th

Monday-Friday

9:00am-11:30am, 12:00pm-3:00pm

 
Valerie Lucas ACDU & UT English, Proofreading, & Study Skills

JULY

Monday

 1:00pm-3:00pm    

Wednesday

10:00am-12:00pm

AUGUST

Wednesday

10:00am-12:00pm

Colleen Ballantyne Accounting

JUNE 13th- JULY 29th

Monday 

2:30pm-4:30pm

Tuesday

2:30pm-4:30pm

 Hasina Akter ACDU & UT Math, Physics & Chemistry

JUNE 13th-JULY 29th 

Monday

10:00am-12:00pm 

Thursday

11:00am-1:00pm

 
 Suman Kumar ACDU & UT Biology, Chemistry & Math & Physics

JUNE 13th-JULY 29th

Wednesday

1:00pm-3:00pm

Thursday

1:00pm-3:00pm

AUGUST

Wednesday

1:00pm-3:00pm

 

Upcoming Workshops

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