19th Annual Oratory Competition

Saturday, April 9, 2016

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)
Email your entry form by April 8, 2016 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