- The Washington Post's Jenna Johnson recommends Halloween costume ideas inspired by 2012 biggest news events in higher education.
- Examples include University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan using a power suit and hugs, University of Tennessee fraternity brothers and a breast-feeding professor.
- Johnson is looking for ideas on how to dress up as a MOOC.
From the article:
"... Teresa Sullivan and Helen Dragas: It was an epic higher ed tale: The president of an elite, historic university founded by Thomas Jefferson was ousted by the leader of the governing board over a “philosophical difference of opinion.” And then reinstated without much of an in-depth explanation. And now they continue to work together. To pull this off, you will need: A friend, power suits, an ample supply of Jefferson quotes and protest posters with witty slogans that only those attending Jefferson’s university would understand. Hug a lot. ..."