Length: 2-3 standard pages (double-spaced, 12-point font)
Find a busy place on campus where people are coming and going and watch people greet each other. Write detailed notes on everything you notice about how people greet each other. Pay attention to the words they use, to their expressions, and their body language. Observe and take notes until you find a greeting sequence that you find interesting. Your task here is to provide a description of a specific greeting encounter detailed enough for the reader to be able to imagine what passed on.
Write a short paper based on your observations and notes. Make sure to address all of the “grading points” below. Use the grading points as section titles to organize yo