Student Success Center

Room 123
603-542-7744 x5405
800-837-0658 in NH & VT



Dr. Leigh C. Marthe - Director for Instructional Services
Catherine Driesch - Disabilities Coordinator 
Emma L. Clifford -  ESL Specialist
Sarah McMurphy - Program Assistant

Our Mission
To provide academic and career support to the college community. Our efforts focus on empowering individuals to become interdependent, self-directed lifelong learners. The Department provides a variety of services, resources and tools to enable individuals to pursue educational goals.

Services available

English as a Second Language (ESL) - by appointment.

Alternative Testing Center
The Testing Center is a monitored way for students to make-up quizzes, tests, and exams, Open weekly on Wednesday from 12:00-1:30p.m. Arrangements for testing services must be arranged through the student's instructor.

Program support in specific areas

  • Math
  • Science
  • Study Skills
  • Learning Styles
  • Keyboarding
  • Writing
  • Computer/Internet Assistance
  • Student Web Instruction
  • Student Blackboard Instruction

Career Assistance

  • Resume Packet/Software
  • Career Videos

Master Tutors
Individual and study groups. Qualified professionals in many subject areas.

Peer Tutors
One on one and study groups in a variety of courses. Drop-in scheduled hours and by arrangement with tutor & student. Tutors are arranged by Sarah McMurphy, x5499, in Claremont and Leigh Marthe, x5405, in Keene.

Special Services

  • Services for students with disabilities
  • ESL
  • Alternative testing
  • Writing center
  • Mentoring in academic skills
  • Computers for student use

Workshops & Study Skills

  • Note taking
  • Organization and time management
  • Memory techniques
  • Test taking strategies
  • Writing process/editing/grammar
  • Special writing skills
  • Math (Drop-in)
  • Basic A & P Review (Drop-in)
  • Intro to Word Processing (Drop-in)
  • Textbook reading strategies