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Speech Competition

First Round of the Competition: Thursday, April 16, 2015; Main Building, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Final Round for Top Speakers: Thursday, April 23, 2015; Main Building, 3:15 to 4:45 p.m. 
Awards Ceremony for All Speakers: Thursday, April 23, 2015; Main Building, 4:45 to 5:30 p.m.

All currently enrolled students are invited to present a six-minute informative or persuasive speech. Students are encouraged to discuss contemporary issues of significance.  The deadline to enter is Friday, April 10th.  To register you need to fill out and sign the online Student Registration Form and the Public Relations Release Form.  Or you can pick up the forms at the Communication Department Office, A-328A.  Both forms have to be on file in order to compete.   

For additional information, please email Jane Phelps, director of the competition, at