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Jumpstart Your College Education
MATH G010/G030 & ENGLISH G098/G099 JUMPSTART PROGRAM
SUMMER 2017 (Starts June 26, 2017)

Golden West College is offering free review workshops during Summer 2017 for students who would like to improve their math or English academic abilities and retake the related placement test to potentially increase their placement level.

STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO:
• Improve math or English skills
• Attend workshops led by faculty members
• Participate in study sessions/open lab hours with trained tutors
• Retake the math or English placement test on completion of workshop (with instructor’s approval)

ELIGIBILITY:
Who may participate in Jumpstart?

  1. GWC new or current students who want to improve their math or English skills or re-take the placement test
  2. GWC students who placed in Math G010 or G030, or English G098 or G099, for Fall 2017
  3. GWC students who passed Math G010 or English G098 in Spring 2017
  4. GWC students who did not pass Math G010 or G030, or English G098 or G099, in previous semesters

Students will be required to attend a mandatory orientation.

For English Jumpstart – Summer 2017:

For English G098 and G099:
Orientation: Tuesday, June 20, 10:00 am – 11:00 am, or Wednesday, June 21, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. Learning Resources Center 129
Workshop: Monday – Thursday, June 26 – July 13 (no workshop on July 4), 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Learning Resources Center 129 and Humanities 311
Instructor: Ayesha Zia:  azia@gwc.cccd.edu

For English G098 and G099:
Orientation: Tuesday, June 20, 10:00 am – 11:00 am, or Wednesday, June 21, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. Learning Resources Center 129
Workshop 2, English 98/99: Monday – Thursday, July 17 – August 3, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Learning Resources Center 129 and Humanities 311
Instructor: Kat Olvey:  kolvey@cccd.edu

Please click here to indicate your interest in Summer Jumpstart for English.


For Math Jumpstart – Summer 2017:

Math G010 and G030 (sequential)
Orientation: Thursday, June 22, 12 pm – 2 pm, Math & Science 219
Workshop:
Monday – Friday, June 26 – July 14  (no workshop on July 4), 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Workshop: Monday – Friday, July 17 – July 28, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Anthony Barsha:  abarsha@gwc.cccd.edu

Math G030
Orientation:
Thursday, June 22, 12 pm – 2 pm, Learning Resources Center 129
Workshop:
Monday – Friday, June 26 – July 14  (no workshop on July 4), 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Instructor: Tim Huynh:  thuynh275@gwc.cccd.edu

Please click here to indicate your interest in Summer Jumpstart for math.

Questions? Contact Martha Bergman at mbergman@gwc.cccd.edu.