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CAS gives study tips for college success

Schools are very effective at providing information, but often poor at translating this information into something students can understand. However, there is no effective way for a teacher to perfectly transfer every detail of a lesson into students’ heads. For this reason, teachers often assign the task of studying for homework. Director of the Center Academic Support, Susan Garrison, believes... Read More

CAS receives certification through international program

In the next few semesters, imagine seeing Western achieve an increase in retention rates and a decrease in students enrolled in the freshman level reading, math and English courses. Picture Western with an increase in overall GPAs and possibly even a higher graduation rate. This won’t be due to any magic or super intelligent genies that decided to land on... Read More

Turn to CAS and Counseling Center during finals week

Hold on, Western students! Don’t sell those textbooks yet, and keep those notebooks out! Classes may be over, but we still have one week left of school: the most dreaded week of all – finals week. Beginning May 4, students must take a final exam in each class they attended this semester. But don’t freak out yet. Even if you’re... Read More