Learning at Lake Forest College

Center for Academic Success Staff Contacts

No matter what you need, we are here to support you and help you succeed. Scroll down to see more about who can address you concern and to find a tutor, peer mentor contact, and information about disability services.

Name Title Email Contact Me About
Name Dawn Abt‐Perkins Title Associate Dean of the Faculty for Student Success, Director of Writing Programs, Professor of Education Email abtperkins@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About Academic planning for meeting graduation requirements and academic advising support. Questions or concerns about all Center programs.
Name Peyton Schrag '17 Title Science Resource Center Coordinator Email pschrag@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About Scheduling tutoring appointments for BIOL 120, CHEM 115, or CHEM 116 or general questions about resources for these courses.
Name Siobhan Michelotti Title Academic Support Services Coordinator Email michelotti@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About Oversee the Testing Center. Questions regarding the accommodation application process.
Name Julia Berkowitz Title Director of the Quantitative Resource Center Email berkowitz@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About Scheduling appointments with the Quantitative Resource Center.
Name Kara Fifield           Title Director of Disability Services Email kfifield@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About Developing an accommodation plan if you have documented disabilities.
Name Daniel Henke Title Writing Center Coordinator Email dhenke@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About How to schedule an appointment for peer Writing Center tutor support, how to find helpful writing resources to guide you in your writing projects, and specialized support for students whose first or only language is not English.
Name Kris Sundberg              Title Academic Success Specialist Email ksundberg@lakeforest.edu Contact Me About For help with time management, understanding and applying academic policies, and general academic coaching, including support in communicating with advisors and instructors.

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Moodle has recently been updated to provide a great learning experience for students.

  • Learner Orientation to Moodle - Overview Moodle course introducing students to working with class assignments and other resources within Moodle. This short video introduces students to how to locate and view courses in Moodle.
  • Moodle Mobile App - Directions for downloading and installing the Moodle mobile app.
  • Working with Panopto - Device overviews, student FAQ, and video guides about how to record and upload videos and presentations for class assignments
  • Help - Contact the ITS Service Desk about any problems you encounter.