College Playbook in USA Today, Courtesy of Tom Hanaway

“Time warp to Fall 2007: First class, Intro to Journalism & Mass Communication, big lecture hall – in Row One, a slender, argyle-clad freshman named Tom Hanaway. Up front, I enter to teach about media effects wearing a long, sparkling turquoise wig. Complete silence among 100 students. Not sure if I’ll ever have my students’ attention quite like that again. But what caught my attention in that sea of stunned faces were students like Tom Hanaway. Despite the massive room and freaky professor hair, these students boldly raised their hands to comment and question, and risked saying something not quite right.”… Read More College Playbook in USA Today, Courtesy of Tom Hanaway