Associate of Arts
Learning Enhancement Center
Who We Are
MCNY's new Learning Enhancement Center offers a wide range of services, both at the Center and online, to help students develop their writing, math and other necessary skills for academic success at MCNY. Many of us also teach at MCNY, helping to bridge classroom experience and independent learning through one-on one tutoring sessions.
Our Math and Writing Specialists hold Master’s degrees in their teaching area and are familiar with Purpose Centered education.
What We Do
The Learning Enhancement Center provides FREE One-on-One Tutoring in Math and Writing. This includes:
We do not offer an editing service to fix essays or do student’s homework.
In addition, The Center provides ongoing faculty development in redesigning learning environments to optimize student learning and offers in-class enrichment workshops. The Learning Enhancement Center is open to all students and faculty.
The mission of the Learning Enhancement Center is to maximize students' academic potential in writing, math, and study skills by providing tutoring in a supportive and technology-enabled learning environment. To fulfill the mission of the Learning Enhancement Center, our goals are to:
Hours, Location, and Contact Information
Students can be referred to the LEC by professors, or they can make appointments on their own by coming to the Center. We are located inside the Library on the 12th floor.
Parker Pracjek, Director of Academic Support
Sandra Ariza, LEC Office Administrator
Barrington Scott, Math Specialist
Aleksandr Rusinov, Math Specialist
Nathan Schiller, Writing Specialist
Yasmine Alwan, Writing Specialist
Polly Bresnick, Writing Specialist
Learning Enhancement Center's Blog: The Specialist
The LEC Blog engages students with topics that connect their coursework with current events and learning reflections. The blog also invites students at different levels to connect and interact with our Learning Center as a kind of clearing house for critical inquiry - modeling engagement with current issues as lifelong learners. Read new posts by the Specialists weekly!
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