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Speech Competition

First Round of the Competition: Thursday, April 10, 2014; Main Building, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Final Round for Top Speakers: Thursday, April 17, 2014; C-211, 3:15 to 4:45 p.m. 
Awards Ceremony: Thursday, April 17, 2014; C-211, 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 Wednesday, April 2nd.  To register you need to fill out and sign the Student Registration Form and the Public Relations Release Form.  You can pick up the forms at the Department Office, W – 225, or download them here. Both forms have to be on file in order to compete.   

For additional information, please email Jane Phelps, director of the competition, at, or Kathleen Williams, assistant director of the competition, at