Category Archive: announcements

Dec 09

Dr. Olsen’s office hours for final exam week:

Office Hours for final exam week: Monday 8:30-10am; Tuesday 11am – 1pm; Wednesday 8:30-10am. Thursday and Friday by appointment.

Oct 22

Extra Tutoring for Math 260 this week

Extra Tutoring for Math 260 Will be Available Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:00pm – 12:30pm Friday, October 25, 2019 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Oct 01

Important Announcements:

Dr. Olsen will be out of town at a conference the week of Oct. 7-11. Class will not meet the week of Oct. 7-11. (Fri., Oct 11, is fall break.) One class meeting will be cancelled the week of Oct. 7-11. As a substitute for the other class meeting, we will have 3 videos: a …

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Aug 30

Tutoring/Help for Math 260

In the Math Resource Office (MRO – Morgan 209) you can get tutoring and help with Math 260. Hours will be posted in the second week of classes at    

Jan 20

Extra Credit Opportunity

As discussed on 1/18/17, you may earn 5 pts of extra credit (to be added to the total of your exam scores). On Monday, 1/23/17, after class those interested will meet in MRO (MG 209) to make some ‘fuzzy stick’ number lines. Dr. O will bring all the supplies. Just show up. If you make …

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Nov 14

You may use a calculator on the Problem Solving Quiz

You may use a calculator on the Problem Solving Quiz. (Please help pass the word.) (The Problem Solving Quiz is Nov. 14 & 16, as per the syllabus.)

Sep 07

MML Technical Support

Technical support from MML (Pearson) is 800-677-6337.

Aug 30

MyMathLab (online textbook) issue is now resolved !

The errors with MyMathLab (MML) have now been corrected. We are using the 12th edition of the textbook. You can use the link. Go to (WesternOnline). Then click Math 260. Then click Pearson link on the right-hand side. You will have to have a Pearson login (or re-use one from a past semester). You …

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Aug 22

iPad (and Mac) tip for using MML

iPad (and Mac) tip for using MML: Go to settings|Safari and do not Block Pop-ups and under Block Cookies change it to ‘Always Allow.’

Jan 27

45 Growth Mindset Tweets

This semester I will be tweeting 45 useful things to know about the Growth Mindset and being a successful math student. My Twitter is @DrOlsen314 I also have a page listing the tweets here.

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