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Student Staff Training Guide: Learning Commons Overview

Learning Commons Mission

The mission of our Learning Commons is to promote student persistence by reinforcing the importance of supplemental support, collaborative inquiry, and independent learning. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to take advantage of the free academic resources offered in the Learning Commons.


Core Values

We are committed to student success, demonstrated by:

1.     Providing high quality services responsive to the changing cultural, research, and informational needs of students.

2.     Respecting students’ individual abilities to achieve their educational goals.

4.     Developing a methodical approach to motivate students and provide them with the necessary skills and resources.  

5.    Striving to find programmatic solutions to confront and address academic barriers. 

6.     Serving students with enthusiasm, energy, and excellence.

7.     Reinforcing campus-wide initiatives aimed at increasing student success rates.


Diversity Statement

We are committed to creating an inclusive learning environment that welcomes and respects differing viewpoints, academic skill sets, life experiences, and contributions from all members of our college stakeholders. Visit our Diversity LibGuide for campus-wide initiatives, information, and resources related to cultural understanding and acceptance.

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