PEERS Freshman Seminar
"Succeeding in Science"

Freshman Seminar Syllabus for 2016

You will have weekly homework assignments on CCLE. The assignments are due by 8:00 AM on Monday each week, unless otherwise stated. If you cannot attend class, it is your responsibility to submit your assignment to CCLE on time. To access the assignments, please go to the PEERS EEB 97X CCLE course website.


WeekAssignment/Hand-outDue Date
  • Learning Styles and Study Skills Survey AND Strategies Reading

  • Hint: complete the worksheet first, then do the reading.

  • Make an Appointment with your PEERS Counselor.
October 3
  • Fixed Commitment Worksheet and Calendar

  • Main Challenges Survey
October 10
  • Office Hours Reflection I

  • Time Management Worksheet & Real Commitment Calendar

  • Your Best Time of Day Worksheet
October 17
  • Test and Study Strategies Group Discussions and Lists

  • Start Personal Reflective Essay

  • Start Math Test Performance Reflection
October 24
  • Sign Up for Lab Tours

  • Hint: we will email you with a link to Signupgenius

  • Brief Reading Reflection

  • Submit Personal Reflective Essay
Friday, October 28
(Lab Tour Sign Up)

October 31
(Reading Reflection & Essay)
  • Personal Reflective Essay Feedback

  • Questions for Student Researchers
November 7
  • Office Hours Reflection II
November 14
  • "Calculating Your Grade" Quiz & Reflection

  • Preparing for your Finals Schedule
November 21
  • Speaker Nominations for Future Research Talks

  • Math Test Performance Reflection
November 28