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Adam Symonds

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Senior Lecturer and Forensics Director
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1205
Biography: 

Adam Symonds received his doctoral degree in communication from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California where he studied critical rhetorical and cultural methods, specifically investigating representations of Whiteness in popular media. He's led ASU Forensics since July 2008. In 2013, Symonds was named the Val A. Browning Coach of the Year for college policy debate. 

Education: 

Ph.D. Communication, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California
M.A. Human Communication, School of Human Communication, California State University, Fullerton
B.A. Politics, Whitman College

Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
COM 308Adv Research Methods in Comm
COM 426Political Communication
COM 492Honors Directed Study
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 222Argumentation
COM 281Communication Activities
COM 426Political Communication
COM 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
COM 308Adv Research Methods in Comm
COM 426Political Communication
COM 492Honors Directed Study
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 225Public Speaking
COM 281Communication Activities
COM 426Political Communication
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
COM 308Adv Research Methods in Comm
COM 426Political Communication
COM 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
COM 281Communication Activities
Honors / Awards: 

2013 Val A. Browning Coach of the Year
2010 CEDA Pacfic Region Critic of the Year