Norah Fahim

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Coordinator’s Corner: Reflections on this past year as Hume’s Associate Director

“I always enjoy the slight productive hum of voices @humecenter – this is how writing comes to be. When we have conversations about writing” This was a tweet I posted midday while in the Hume Center back in 2018. On another day I recall the Stanford Band passing right outside my Hume tutoring room window– admittedly my tutee and I had to pause our session for about a minute while enjoying a good chuckle!

Professional Email Activity

Overview:  This out-of-class activity helps students experiment with the genre of email writing (also known as netiquette), while also encouraging students to formally reintroduce themselves to their lecturers after their first day of class.

Author: Norah Fahim (adapted from former colleague Paige Morgan)

Activity title: Professional Email Assignment