Congrats Class of 2012

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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

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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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SC Staff Presents at Regional Conference

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ACU’s Speaking Center staff members presented work at the 103rd annual meeting of the Eastern Communication Association in Boston this April.   Krystal Fogle (pictured on right), junior communication major, presented her paper titled “The Doctor’s Prescription: A Rhetorical Analysis of Dr. Who” at the Undergraduate Scholars Conference       Speaking Center staff members (L to R) Chandler Harris, Randy Woods, Cassey Owens, Emily Adams, Emily Bushnell, and Ashley Wheeler, all graduate students in the Communication Department, participated in a panel about transitions in communication centers.  Their presentation focused on the experience of moving into a collaborative space.       Great work,...

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