Affiliation with Taylor University
Working daily in my empty department, surrounded by a beautiful but achingly empty campus, I decided that I needed some fun diversion. This was a long time favorite song, so I got copyright permission to change the lyrics to show the poignancy (yet humor) in our situation. I found a talented and creative high school student, Thane Syswerda, then sought the assistance of the amazing vocalist, Dr. Reed Spencer, and acquired my cast: Dr. Ed Meadors, Dr. Jeff Cramer, and Dr. Kevin Diller, who all three are always up for something fun and creative. We coined ourselves the "One Take Wonders" because Thane captured what we needed usually on the first time. He did a wonderful job editing it. Reed sang it beyond perfection for the situation, and my cast added their personality and flair.
Sisson, Carol and Spencer, Reed, "Taylor Purple is Blue (video)" (2020). Video, Audio, and Media. 3.