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Clinton Township Academic Resource Center

Welcome to the Academic Resource Center (ARC)

The mission of the Academic Resource Center at Baker College of Clinton Township is to support teaching and learning by providing opportunities for our students, faculty, and staff to develop and practice skills and strategies necessary for success in their academic and professional endeavors.

The ARC combines the Library, Learning Support Services, and Advising.
Please visit us at the east end of the Little Mack campus.

Contact Us

ARC Phone: 586-790-9697       Advising Phone: 586-790-9764

Location: East end of the Little Mack building         Campus Map


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ARC Hours

Fall, Winter, and Spring Hours

Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8:00am - 8:30pm 9:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 1:00pm CLOSED

Weather Alert Line: (586) 790-9729

Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday & Sunday
8:00am - 7:00pm 9:00am - 5:00pm CLOSED

Break Hours

Monday - Thursday Friday Saturday & Sunday
8:00am - 6:00pm 9:00am - 5:00pm CLOSED

Regular Advising Hours

Monday Tuesday - Thursday Friday Saturday
8:00am - 8:00pm 8:00am - 6:00pm 9:00am - 5:00pm 8:00am - 1:00pm

Disability Coordinator Hours

Monday Tuesday Thursday
9:00am - 1:00pm 12:00pm - 5:00pm 8:00am - 5:00pm

Calculator Workshop

Week 2—Wednesday, January 20, 2016 @ 3 pm

Week 3—Monday, January 25, 2016 @ 1 pm

Essential Math Concepts and Pre-Algebra Lab (Monday Week 1 - Thurs. Week 10)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Saturday
11:00am - 5:00pm 11:00am - 2:00pm
3:00pm - 5:00pm
11:00am - 2:00pm 11:00am - 2:00pm 
5:00pm - 8:30pm
9:00am - 1:00pm

Upper Level Math Lab (Monday Week 1 - Thurs. Week 10)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Saturday
10:00am - 1:00pm

2:30pm - 6:30pm
10:00am - 1:00pm

2:30pm - 6:30pm
10:00am - 1:00pm 10:00am - 1:00pm

2:30pm - 6:30pm
10:00am - 1:00pm

Science (Week 1 - Thurs. Week 10)

9:00am - 12:00pm

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Accounting (Week 2 - Week 10)

3:30pm - 5:30pm



Basic Computer Skills Workshop

Do you have a new device?

Do you want to become more comfortable with technology?

Join us for the ARC Basic Computer Skills Workshop!

A few of the things we will cover:

  • Logging into the wireless
  • Basic keyboard and mouse tips
  • Saving computer files
  • Internet browsers and URLs
  • Baker E-Mail

Bring your device and any questions you may have!

Winter 2016 

Walk-in Lab Times:


Wednesday, January 6

2:00pm - 4:00pm


Thursday, January 21

4:30pm - 6:30pm


Friday, January 22

10:00am - 12:00pm


ARC Services

Tutoring: With Peer Tutors, Professional Tutors, and Instructional Tutors, the ARC is dedicated to helping students succeed in their courses.

Library / Research Help: Librarians are available to help you one-on-one with your research assignments. Visit us in the ARC, give us a call or email, or use our ASK US service

Testing: The ARC provices accommodated testing, waiver testing, and make-up testing, all by appointment only.

Advising: Stop in to see an advisor for academic advising, career counseling, or personal counseling.

Located across from the ARC, the Writing Center offers support for any part of the writing process in all program areas. Open weeks 2 - 9. Register and make an appointment at WCOnline.


Computer use is available to current students and alumni. A Baker ID or Guest Card is needed to print. Visit the Student Printing page for more information.

Study rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. There is a quiet study area in the northeast corner of the ARC.




Renee Bleakley
Academic Resource Director

Information and Technology Resources

Hinde Fertig 
Coordinator of Information and Technology Resources

Tessa Betts 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Librarian

Margaret Lamiman 
Academic Resource Assistant / Library Clerk

Lori Mills 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Librarian

Betty Ong 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Librarian

Cherie Edmonds 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Librarian

Ronnie Gietzen 
Academic Resource Assistant

Learning Resources

Pat Martin 
Coordinator of Learning Resources

Cheryl Dischler 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Professional English Tutor

Denise Cumper 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Professional Math Tutor

Basma Istefan 
Academic Resource Coordinator / Professional Math Tutor


Elaine Dertinger
Academic Advisor

Meagan Richard
Academic Advisor

Dori Rossi
Academic Advisor /
Disability Services Coordinator

Rachelle Stawinski
Academic Advisor

Julie Boussie
Academic Advisor / Point of Contact for the Centralized Registrar's Office

Katie Holloway
Academic Advising Assistant



Phone: 586-790-9697