Reading Support

Lowell Center
Cowan Center, LC-406B


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How can a reading tutor help you in college?

Reading in college has many challenges that reading before college never had, and there is a lot of it. Whether you want to learn strategies that will make every second you spend reading worthwhile, or you’ve read the assignment and you’re not sure you understood it, a reading tutor can help.

How do I specifically work with a Reading Tutor?

  • Walk in to the Bedford or Lowell Center, or make appointments through MyNavigate in the MyMCC Portal
  • Make sure to choose ACE (tutoring) as the type of appointment you would like to schedule
  • In the Service drop down menu, make sure to select Reading
  • Reading Tutors
    • Katelyn Stewart
    • Molly Anderson
    • Ashis Shrestha
    • Donika Encheva
    • Huylong Tang

Story Group

Take a story break with MCC Story Group!

We will be reading and discussing fiction and non-fiction selections decided by the participants. Everyone is welcome!

We are meeting online at this zoom link  Meeting Room - 4123 987 815

Every Fridays - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

No Registration needed. Just drop in.

For a link to the current text or for answers to any of your questions, email Rose at

Academic Discussion

Would you like to feel more confident in class discussions?  Join us to talk about all kinds of topics from what’s happening in the world to what’s happening in classes.  You will learn more vocabulary while having fun and engaging in lively discussions.  You can suggest topics for discussion if you want to practice something for your class, or you can just be part of a discussion.

Summer 2024 Schedule

Location: Cowan Center, LC406B
Every Wednesdays - 10:00am-12:00pm

May 29
June 5
June 12
June 19
June 26
July 10
July 17
July 31
August 7

Appointments are preferred but drop in visits are always welcome in ACE Tutoring Centers.

If you have questions about reading support,
please contact Rose Freriks 978-656-3364 -
Last Modified: 6/4/24