This article about USF St. Petersburg student Alex Strid reminds me of myself back when I went to the University of Texas in the mid 90s. I would skate to class everyday, skating through the buildings and would wear my skates the whole time I was in class.
He uses his rollerblades to get around campus quickly, but he also wears them in the classroom. So far, his professors have never had a problem with him wearing them. One of his graphic design professors said she didn’t care how he got from place to place as long as he didn’t mess around and distract her class.
Read the full article by Alyssa Harmon at crowsneststpete.com.