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Spring 2018

Online writing tutoring is available via Nmail Hangouts on Mondays, 7-10 p.m., and Thursdays, 8-10 p.m. You will work with Kimberly Germain, an experienced writing tutor of the Learning Success Center (LSC).










Kimberly Germain, writing tutor


Appointment Setup

To make a Nmail (Google) Hangouts appointment:  

  1. Call (773) 442-4568 and ask to make a Nmail Hangouts appointment with Kimberly Germain (shown above).  When you book your appointment, you will be asked for your student ID number and email address.  

  2. Add us to your Nmail Hangouts account prior to your appointment: LSC

  3. Email your paper along with the syllabus and assignment sheet to at least one hour before your appointment. In the subject line, include the date and time of your Hangouts appointment, as seen in this example:

Subject: Hangouts appointment October 12, 8 p.m. ID#0123456.

  1. Be at your computer at the exact time of your appointment, as the tutor will initiate the Hangouts call. If you are not there to accept the call, you will lose your appointment after 10 minutes.

  2. You also have the option to either:

  • Video call
  • Audio call
  • Text only

Drop-in Instructions

If you do not have an appointment, but would like to meet with Kimberly via Nmail Hangouts, you can:

  1. Add us to your Nmail Hangouts account: LSC

  2. Message Kimberly at LSC and ask if she has any appointments lined up. Please provide your name and student ID number in the initial message.

  3. Kimberly will respond to your message to let you know whether she has any opening available that evening.

  4. If she has an opening, follow steps 3 and 4 as mentioned in “Appointment Setup” above.

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel an appointment, let us know by calling the LSC Desk at (773) 442-4568.

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