20th Annual Oratory Competition

April 1, 2017 - 9:30am

Think you can talk your way into $150 First Prize?
Like to list "Winner: Public Speaking Contest" on your resume?

Graduation Commencement - Grand Prize $150
1st, 2nd, & 3rd prize winners deliver their speech to fellow graduates, friends, and family at the Department of Communication Undergraduate Recognition Reception - Saturday, April 30, 2016.
*For Senior Communication Majors ONLY

Persuasive Policy Speech - 1st Prize $100
Open to all Pitt Undergraduates

Commemorative Values Speech - 1st Prize $100
Open to all Pitt Undergraduates

Registration and light refreshments at 9:30a
Competition at 10:00a-12:30p
Pizza after contest - Friends and family welcome!
You'll compete in small groups to win prizes of $100, $50, or $25!

Enter by leaving your entry form in the Communication office (1117CL)
OR
Email your entry form by March 31, 2017 to speaklab@pitt.edu.

Detailed category descriptions and entry form here!

Sponsored by The Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Studies, Department of Communication, and the Communication Club

Location and Address

1117 Cathedral of Learning