Some Helpful Information
When I'm available:
I'll be in my office from 10-11:50 Monday through Thursday
and in and out during the rest of the day.
When I'm in the office I'm usually online.
I have a phone with voice mail, call me anytime, 253 833 9111 x4209 especiall
when I am in my office.
The day ends for me around 4 or 5. I don't work on weekends, in the
evenings, or on holidays.
E-mail communication, the phone. or my office (SC115) are all acceptable
modes of contact. Sometimes it takes a spoken thought to get
I will try to reply to all email within 24 hours as long as
you send it sometime on Monday through Thursday. The same holds true for
posts to Ask Dr. M., except for the following situations.
I won't see until the following Monday any email sent to me (or
posts made) after 12 PM on Friday and anytime on Saturday, Sunday or
If you haven't received a reply to your email sent during a time I'm
available within 24 hours please resend it. We do occasionally have
problems receiving email especially from AOL and the free email
This does not apply to labs and case study assignments that I
review, assign a grade to, record the grade, and return to you
graded with comments. This is going to take longer. Perhaps upto a
week depending on the schedule.
What to do if a test stops working: