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Online for Summer I and II Sessions

Language Hub Online

The Language Hub will continue to offer their on-line tutoring during the Summer I and Summer II sessions. Please be aware, while the box will be open at all times, our awesome tutors will only be checking the box between the hours of 8 am - 3 pm, Monday-Thursday. A submission after 3 pm will be looked at the following day at 8 am. If a paper is turned in on a Thursday after 3 pm, it will not be looked at until Monday at 8 am.

Our qualified tutors can assist students with drafts of writing assignments for any Midland College class. Please follow these steps to submit a draft:

JOIN LANGUAGE HUB ONLINE

MC students & faculty may join the Canvas course by logging into Canvas and taking these steps:

  • Click "Courses" in the gray toolbar
  • Click "All Courses" at the bottom of the list
  • Click "Browse More Courses" link on the top-right
  • Find the "Language Hub Online" course
  • Click "Join this Course" link

Submitting Papers for Language Hub Online Tutoring

  • To submit, you must join the Language Hub Online Canvas course by clicking "Courses," "All courses," "Browse more courses," and click "Join this course," when you see Language Hub Online.
  • In the first module (Language Hub 2020), see turn it in dropbox labeled "Students submit to a tutor here."
  • Submit a .doc or .docx file that includes instructions from your instructor in addition to your rough draft. Make sure to copy/paste the instructions into your draft before submitting. This way, our tutors can see what the assignment is. If you have never submitted to turn it in, watch a video located in the module on how to do it.
  • When the tutor is finished making comments, they will send you a message via Canvas.

Checking Tutor Feedback in the Language Hub Online

  • To check your feedback, go back to The Language Hub Online course in Canvas.
  • Click on "modules"
  • Click on the dropbox that says "students submit paper here."
  • Next to your paper title, click on the title of the submission to open your paper.
  • From there, you can scroll over the bubbles to read your tutor’s comments. You may also wish to click "view in old feedback studio" and make sure "grade mark" is selected in the top left-hand corner

Workshops

In addition, the Language Hub Online offers videos of past workshops for students to view in the modules. Topics include library research, MLA format, APA format, grammar and mechanics, and audience awareness. There is info to help students with all steps of the writing process and tips for learning online as well.

Contact

Sara Peterson
Language Hub Coordinator
speterson@midland.edu

 

Language Hub Students Language Hub Tutors

 

Spring 2020 - Closed

The Language Hub is closed for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester.

 

Summer Semester


Monday - THURSDAY

7 am to 2 pm

Tutoring Services
8 am to 1 pm

Closed Friday - Sunday

SPRING 2020 - Testing Cancelled


GED Testing

The State GED testing is held in the TC Annex Building, rooms 182 and 180 (the MC Language Hub). Room 182 is the check-in room, and 180 is the testing room.

Cost to take the 4 subjects is $145

 

SUMMER HOURS


GED Testing

The State GED testing is held in the TC Annex Building, rooms 182 and 180 (the MC Language Hub). Room 182 is the check-in room, and 180 is the testing room.

Cost to take the 4 subjects is $145

We will be testing on Mondays and Tuesdays, from 7 am to 3 pm.

TSI Prep Student's Testing

Monday - Thursday, 7 am - 3 pm
Closed Friday - Sunday

Language Hub Online

The Language Hub Online is a free online resource page in Canvas where Midland College students can access videos, handouts, and other resources, as well as access free tutoring via NetTutor.
 

Join Language Hub Online

MC students may join the Canvas course by logging into Canvas and taking these steps:

  • Click "Courses" in the gray toolbar
  • Click "All Courses" at the bottom of the list
  • Click "Browse More Courses" link on the top-right 
  • Find the "Language Hub Online" course
  • Click "Join this Course" link

Available Resources

  • NetTutor (online tutoring)
  • College Success Tips
  • Tips for Learning Online
  • Grammar and Mechanics
  • Formatting in MLA/APA/Chicago
  • Researching
  • Academic Audience Awareness
  • Fundamentals of the Essay
  • Brainstorming
  • Outlining/Organization
  • Revising and Editing
  • Creative Writing Tips
  • Tutor Tips
  • Tips for College Essays
  • and a section of resources for instructors

Questions about The Language Hub Online?

Email Stacy Egan, English Faculty Member, at segan@midland.edu

Workshops - Spring 2020 Canceled

During the semester, the The Language Hub offers a variety of free writing and grammar workshops. To foster more personal attention, each workshop is limited to 30 students. Students may sign-up in advance at the Language Hub, or by calling the Language Hub, (432) 685 4718.
 

Pizza Parties

Each semester, the Language Hub hosts a welcome back party where students can meet the faculty, staff, and peer tutors and find out about workshops and resources the lab will be offering while enjoying a free pizza lunch. 

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