Stranger Fruit

On e-mails from students

Janet has some useful advice to students following the New York Times piece on emails from students to professors that a bunch of Sb’ers have already commented on. My favorite has to be,

“How U doin?” is generally too informal an opening for an email to your professor.

Yup. And “dude” isn’t the best way to open an e-mail either.

Most of the time my students are great on e-mail. Sometimes however …