Additional Services

The Speech and Debate Program offers several forms of support for students, faculty and staff. In class or office workshops include:
  • Interview and "Ignite" coaching in collaboration with the Career Center

  • Communication Apprehension: Taming Speech Fright

  • Turning a Paper into a Presentation

  • Communication Based Collaborative Learning: Making the Most of Seminar Classrooms

  • Constructive Conflict: Making Gains out of Disagreements

  • Speaking Security: Social Construction and Securitization Theory

  • Ethical Persuasion: Responsible Advocacy

  • Debate in the Classroom: Winning without Losing Friends

  • 8 Competencies of Public Speaking

  • Critical Listening: Assumptions, Manipulation, and Truth Seeking

The Speech and Debate Program also offers individualized communication coaching. Whether you're an event planner with student speakers or you're delivering a graded speech, our one-on-one coaching can help you seize the moment and shine. Those interested in receiving individualized coaching should contact Sarah Hinkle.

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Contact Us

The Competitive Communications House is located at 822 N Weber St.

We can be reached via telephone at (719) 389-6357, or via email.