Oct 18

Fifth Annual Cicero Speech Contest

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at Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
  • Add to Calendar 2017-10-18 22:00:00 2017-10-19 00:00:00 Fifth Annual Cicero Speech Contest The Cicero Speech Contest strives to promote a speaking culture at Barnard where speaking is an intellectual expression and powerful tool for advocacy; where speaking well is valued, evaluated, and rewarded; where students use opportunities such as this event to voice issues which matter to them and affect real change; and where Barnard students hone and employ their voices for transformation. This year, the contest will be opened by President Sian Beilock! There will be two speech categories: Persuasive Advocacy (5 minutes) and Impromptu (3 minutes). Judging panels will comprise distinguished faculty, deans, and alumnae. There will be a small prize for each category. This event is free and open to the public. For more information (& for student applications)speaking.barnard.edu Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall Barnard barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com UTC public

The Cicero Speech Contest strives to promote a speaking culture at Barnard where speaking is an intellectual expression and powerful tool for advocacy; where speaking well is valued, evaluated, and rewarded; where students use opportunities such as this event to voice issues which matter to them and affect real change; and where Barnard students hone and employ their voices for transformation.

This year, the contest will be opened by President Sian Beilock! There will be two speech categories: Persuasive Advocacy (5 minutes) and Impromptu (3 minutes). Judging panels will comprise distinguished faculty, deans, and alumnae. There will be a small prize for each category.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information (& for student applications)
speaking.barnard.edu