November 27, 2013
WHAT: Texas Tech students will participate in the SpeakUp!, a public speaking contest hosted by the Department of Communication Studies.
WHEN: 6 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 4)
WHERE: Texas Tech Allen Theatre
EVENT: Students participating in the competition are enrolled in public speaking and business and professional communication classes at Texas Tech. A representative who completed preliminary rounds from each class will compete.
Judges include best-selling author Jodi Thomas, corporate trainer Randy Anderson and KAMC news anchor Julie Musgrave.
Cash prizes are awarded to the winners. The event is free and open to the public.
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CONTACT: Trevor Hill, communication studies intern, Department of Communication Studies, Texas Tech University, (806) 928-7473, or firstname.lastname@example.org.