Students Participate in Public Speaking ‘SpeakUp!’ Contest

Judges include best-selling author Jodi Thomas, corporate trainer Randy Anderson and KAMC news anchor Julie Musgrave.

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 trevor.hill@ttu.edu.