Christine Hanlon, Ph.D. (University of Florida) has been an employee at UCF since 1998 and has been teaching communication courses for the past two decades. She teaches sections of SPC1608 (Fundamentals of Oral Communication), COM1000 (Communication), and COM4014 (Gender Issues in Communication). Dr. Hanlon served as President of the Florida Communication Association twice and was a recipient of UCF Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) awards in 2006, 2011, and 2016. During the spring 2013 semester, she was invited to guest lecture at Salzburg College in Salzburg, Austria. Dr. Hanlon’s research focuses on LGBTQ+ and gender issues in the United States military, children’s books, and classic films. Her work has been published in the Florida Communication Journal and several editions of Teaching Ideas for the Basic Communication Course.