In a message dated 2/28/02 9:46:17 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> I have a situation I need advise on. I have a student how has learned that
> his father has cancer and has quite doing his work. He just doesn't feel
> like working, which is very understandable. Do I excuse him form the work
> or let him make up the work and hand it in late? I was thinking of
> excusing him from the work we are doing but have him do a picture of how he
> was feeling about this toubled time in his life instead. If anyone have
> some advise please pass it along.
How about suggesting he create a memorial to his father...