Adam Clinton Symonds
symonds [at] usc [dot] edu
Adam is the Director of Forensics at Arizona State University. His research interests include contemporary and classical rhetoric, political communication, new media communication studies, and sports communication. He is a full-time debate coach at Arizona State University, and was recently recognized as the Critic of the Year (2010) in the Pacific Region of the Cross-Examination Debate Association (CEDA). His dissertation research focuses on fan communication in the blogosphere regarding Major League Baseball franchises. Adam holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Politics from Whitman College and a Master of Arts degree in Human Communication from California State University Fullerton.