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Tom Stanton

Associate Professor of Communication Studies

Tom Stanton
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Briggs
Room: 119
Phone: 313-993-1698
Tom Stanton
Areas of Expertise:
Baseball History
Pop Culture - Elton John
Literature - Memoir and Nonfiction
Book Publishing
Sports Journalism and Writing
Media Ethics
Print Media


  • M.A. Michigan State University
  • B.A., Oakland University


Stanton teaches news writing, news editing, mass communication, publication design and Detroit sports history and journalism, and advises the student newspaper, The Varsity News. He is author of four nationally recognized nonfiction books, including "The Final Season" and "Ty and the Babe," and has been published in The New York Times and featured on the CNN, ESPN, and NPR networks. A co-founder and former editor of the The Voice newspapers, Stanton holds a B.A. from Oakland University and an M.A. from Michigan State University. In 1995, he was named a Knight-Wallace fellow at the University of Michigan. In 2008, he was named Michigan Author of the Year by the Michigan Library Association.
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