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Making, Rescheduling, or Cancelling a Speaking Center Appointment

Posted by on Feb 13, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Here’s the link to book an appointment at the ACU speaking center! http://www.booknow.so/speakingcenter You’ll see the following page appear: Select a date, then a time, then provide us with some basic information! Once you click “done” we’ll send you a confirmation email.  If you need to cancel or change your appointment, use links in that email to do so. See you...

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Citing Web Content in APA Format

Posted by on Apr 6, 2013 in Q&A | 0 comments

Citing Web Content in APA Format

Have questions about citing web content in your speech bibliography?  We made this short video to provide some answers. Do you have a question about outlines or speeches you’d like us to answer?  Leave us a comment below or on our Facebook page — www.facebook.com/acuspeakingcenter —  to let us know what we can answer for...

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Preparing a Conference Presentation?

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in Tips for Speakers | 0 comments

Having your work accepted for presentation at a conference is an exciting accomplishment, but it also means more work in preparing and rehearsing what you will say.  If you have questions, want some advice/feedback, or just want to run through your presentation before the conference, we would love to visit with you in the Speaking Center. The following advice for conference presenters was adapted from Caroline S. Parsons’ Fall 2012 Simply Speaking article: You’ve submitted your paper and it has been accepted at an academic conference –...

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Congrats Class of 2012

Posted by on May 16, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Congrats Class of 2012

This semester, the Speaking Center is excited to congratulate three of our staff members on graduating from ACU.   Chandler Harris (pictured right) 2011-2012 Speaking Center Assistant Director MA in Communication               Randy Woods (pictured right) 2010-2012 Speaking Center Consultant MA in Communication           Katie Singleton (pictured right) 2011-2012 Speaking Center Senior Scholar BS in...

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Spring 2012 Public Speaking Contest Finalists

Posted by on May 16, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Spring 2012 Public Speaking Contest Finalists

Each semester, the Communication Department and Speaking Center host a public speaking contest for all students enrolled in COMS 211.  Each section selects a speaker to represent them in the competition, and after one preliminary round, six finalists are named. This semester’s finalists included (L to R): Adrianna Smith (Finalist), Toni Maisano (Finalist), Lindsay Palmer (2nd Place), Will Rogers (1st Place), Tim Holt (Finalist), and Hagen Little (3rd Place) Congratulations to these students for their hard work this...

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