Author Archives: Crystal Ball


How do I get tutoring? Tutoring is a service we offer at the Learning Center. There are a few basic things you need to know before signing up for tutoring. Please see below: Tutoring is Free to you, but the Learning Center does pay the tutors for their time. It is like you are getting… Read More »

Brenau Standard Accommodations

Accommodations Standard accommodations for students are as follows: Extended testing time of 1.5 times the regular testing session. In other words, if the class as a whole is getting one hour, you, with testing accommodations, will get 1 hour and 30 minutes. All Students other than Day Students on the Main Campus or any student… Read More »

How to Qualify for Accommodations

Steps to qualify for accommodations: First Step: Contact the Learning Center at the Gainesville, Georgia campus. You can call, email, or come by the Learning Center, but you MUST contact the Learning Center in order to get the process started. Point Person for this is Crystal S. Ball, Office Manager and Testing Coordinator, who can… Read More »

History/Overview of the Learning Center

Learning Center The Learning Center at Brenau University was established in 1983 when a faculty proposal to create a program for students with learning disabilities was voted upon and passed. Brenau was already serving students with diagnosed learning disabilities and the need to assist these students was recognized.  Ms. Karen Pfunder, a professor of special… Read More »

Staff Contact Information

LEARNING CENTER 530 Washington Street, SE Gainesville, GA 30501 Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday; 8:30am till 5pm STAFF Jennifer Wilson Loggins, M.S. LPC, Director 770.534.6134   Crystal S. Ball, Coordinator of Disability Services 770.534.6133