Speech Department Hosts First Annual Showcase on Proposition 63
The Fullerton College Speech Department successfully hosted its first forensics showcase, held on Oct. 25, 2016 to a full house in rooms 224- 228. Student debaters clashed on the topic of Proposition 63, the Firearms Ammunition Initiative. The affirmative team included Brian Gatpandan and Rohan Shah, and the negative side was represented by Ryan Martinez and Luis Gudino.
The event was coordinated by Jeanette Rodriguez, moderated by Jeff Samano, and judged by Doug Kresse. Additional support was provided by political science professor Jodi Balma who gave an introduction to the context for the ballot proposition.
The Speech Department plans on hosting additional public debates in future semesters.