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Meeting with me

I would be glad to meet with you via Zoom or Blackboard Collaborate to discuss course concepts, topics, and methods as well as to speak with you about college or life, in general. I am available to meet with you during student hours and prearranged appointments; consult my schedule and contact me using your FSU email address in order to set up an appointment.

My regular student hours, listed below, are conducted via Zoom.  Zoom links for student hours are posted on the Announcements page of my Blackboard course sites.  Others may access Zoom links for student hours via Starfish or by sending a request by email using an FSU email address; Zoom links for office hours will not be sent to non-FSU email addresses.

  • Mondays: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Tuesdays  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Wednesdays  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Thursdays  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Fridays  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

I enjoy working with my students, helping students with their coursework, and helping students to understand course material. Your questions are always welcome, and asking questions helps you to learnThere is no such thing as a stupid question!  All questions are important. 

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Online tutoring is available to all Framingham State University students through a collaborative relationship with ThinkingStormDirections for accessing this service can be found in the ThinkingStorm Online Tutoring section of CASA's Math, Writing, and Subject Tutoring page.  Appointments can be scheduled via the ThinkingStorm Online Tutoring Platform hyperlink at the top of your My Home page on Blackboard or the Online Tutoring by ThinkingStorm hyperlink in the Tools section of your Blackboard home page.  Via the ThinkingStorm page, you may

  • connect with a ThinkingStorm tutor for help with math, science, or statistics (no appointment is required),

  • upload a document to ThinkingStorm for writing feedback,

  • set up an appointment with a ThinkingStorm tutor for help with business, advanced writing and other topics, or

  • start your pre-scheduled appointment with a ThinkingStorm tutor.

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Blackboard and Technology Help

If you are having difficulty using/accessing Blackboard or experiencing problems with your computer or tablet,

  • you may report a problem, make a request, search the Knowledge Base for frequently asked questions, or browse services anytime (24/7)  at,

  • send an email to, or

  • call 508-215-5906 during hours of operation to speak to a member of the Technology Resource Center (TRC). 

You may also access help via Blackboard's Student help page, Education Technology's Blackboard Help page, and Education Technology's Student page.

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There are many resources for extra help available on the Framingham State University campus as well as online:  these resources are available at no charge to you and they are for you -- take advantage of them.

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