Adam Gismondi is a Ph.D. candidate in the Higher Education program at Boston College and former student affairs administrator. His research work examines social media, civic engagement, college environments, and the various societal implications of technology. Adam has been published in several journals and magazines, including Forbes and the Journal of College and Character. He currently serves on the SXSWedu Advisory Board as well as the William and Mary Greater Boston Alumni Board of Directors. He can be found on Twitter @AdamGismondi and blogs regularly at http://societyandsocialmedia.wordpress.com.