Learning Skills

Learning Skills Center

Beverly Askegaard, Director
Telephone: 887-7250
email: baskegaa@marybaldwin.edu

The Learning Skills Center is designed to enhance the academic skills of successful students as well as to provide developmental assistance using both group and individual formats.

Squirrel’s Guide to Studying

Squirrels, are you having problems coping with schoolwork? Want to avoid the procrastination and stress that get in your way? If so, check out “A Squirrels Guide To Studying” website. It helps you in time management, note taking, reading skills, test taking, stress management and all other recipes to succeed in your college life.


Students can schedule individual appointments with the director to discuss learning needs.



Trained tutors are available Sunday through Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. in Carpenter 209 for help in Math 155, 159, 171, 211, and 212.


If a course is not available on the Tutoring List, students can arrange for tutoring in a particular course by contacting the director.


Peer mentors can confidentially help you:

  • manage your time
  • learn effective study skills
  • adjust to college life

Call the director to learn more about peer mentoring or to request a peer mentor.


Mary Baldwin is committed to providing appropriate support for students with disabilities. If you have a disability, the director is available to answer questions you may have concerning your learning needs and to help negotiate accommodations.