Dr. Louden has worked on political campaigns as a consultant and is a commentator for TV and newspapers during election cycles. He recently directed the US State Department grant for the Ben Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Program. His latest book was Navigating Opportunity: Policy Debate in the 21st Century. Most often he is accompanied on campus by his “still teen” Golden Retriever Glacier.
Argumentation Theory, Political Communication, Presidential Rhetoric, Debate & Advocacy Research