SAW Symposium Workshops

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The Weissman Center for Leadership and the Liberal Arts and the Speaking, Arguing, and Writing (SAW) Program provide a series of workshops for all students who present their independent research work in the Senior Symposia.

All symposium presenters are encouraged to participate in the workshops that focus on topics such as public speaking, presenter-audience interactions, and the art of delivering polished multi-media presentations.

Date/Location Workshop Title Facilitator
Thursday 4/2, Porter 108,
12:15-1:15pm
“Good Answer!”: Confident Responses to Audience Questions Laura Greenfield,
Coordinator, The Speaking,
Arguing, and Writing Program
Thursday 4/2, Porter 108,
4:30-5:30pm
“Good Answer!”: Confident Responses to Audience Questions Laura Greenfield,
Coordinator, The Speaking,
Arguing, and Writing Program
Tuesday 4/7, Porter 108
4:30-5:30 pm
“Creative Expression and Engaged Stage Presence: A Workshop on Public Speaking” Vanessa James, Professor and Chair of Theater Arts
Monday, 4/13, Porter 108
4:30-5:30pm
“The Rhetoric and Art of Visual Aids: Using PowerPoint Effectively in Your Presentation” Paul Staiti, Professor of Fine Arts, Alumnae Foundation