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Wright in Your Corner

Dijana Demirovic

Academic Support Specialist
 
Mission                                        
 
Empower, Inspire, and Engage Wright Students to Build Community by:                                             

• Excelling Academically
• Exploring Careers
• Expanding Social Networks
• Building Professional Networks
                                       
Meet the Staff                                       

• Dijana Demirovic, Academic Support Specialist
• Kathy Calabrese - WiYC Faculty Mentor 
• ​Tiffany Drebenstedt - Program Support Specialist ​ 
                                       
Student Services                                      

Wright in Your Corner assists students of all ability levels by supporting and improving academic skills. We provide a range of services, including tutoring, academic and career coaching, and a wide range of workshops. Specific services include:           
                                       
English Tutoring – Drop-in individual and small group English tutoring available with Professor Kathy Calabrese                 
                                       
Coaching – Assistance with choosing degree and certificate programs, course selection,  transfer plans, job search strategies, and resume building.                  
                                       
Workshops – Topics include:                                                  

• Transitioning to College
• Time and Stress Management
• Goal Setting
• Effective Communication​ 
• Study Skills   
• ​English Conversation   
   
Wright in Your Corner also collaborates with student support services to host events related to achieving academic and personal goals (i.e., resume building, interview skills, transfer planning, study skills, personal and professional growth).                                      

Leadership – WiYC provides students the opportunity to build leadership skills, grow professionally, and give back to their community through the Peer Mentor Leadership Program. For more information, please visit the Peer Mentor site for additional information.
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Programs

 

Faculty & Staff

Related Services

Contact Information

Phone: 
(773) 481-8148
Fax: 
 
4300 N. Narragansett Ave.
Science Building, S-100
Chicago, IL 60634
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Hours

Fall 2017 Hours

Monday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Publications

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