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A Lesson in Comedy

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Teaching students the basics in comedy, professional entertainer Gavin Jerome and Dr. Peter Orazem show students how to get a laugh in an Iowa State honors seminar called Comedy College. Th e seminar is offered exclusively in the fall to honors seminar students. Technically, Jerome could only help teach the class since he isn’t a licensed instructor, so Orazem, an economics professor at Iowa State University and Teaching Assistant for Comedy College, accompanied Jerome in every class.



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