Lecture Eight CALS 001 Foundations: Communication Methods, Lecture Outline
Week of Oct 14-18, 2013.

CALS 001:
Lecture A (
90152) Mondays 1:55 2:45 pm,  Kalkin 001
Lecture B (90153) Wednesdays 1:55 2:45 pm, Kalkin 001
Lecture C (94275) Fridays 1:55 - 2:45 pm, Kalkin 001
Lecture D (94276) Tuesdays 2:30 - 3:45 pm, Kalkin 001                Go to Any Lecture, Stick to your lab!

CALS 183 (also option for lecture):
Lecture A (90167) Tuesdays 1:00-2:15pm, Hills 122
Lecture B (91633)  Thursdays 1:00-2:15pm, Hills 122

Please put away all electronic devices (laptops, smart phones, iPods, etc.) and take out something to write with and paper.


Attendance speech: "Your Name, A goal I have is to ______"

Assignments & Announcements:
  1. Practice your Persuasive presentation.
  2. Bring Flash Drive (2+ Gigs) to lab when you present (persuasive / choice).
  3. Check Syllabus speaking schedule for when you are presenting and your lab role.
  4. Outside Speech Critique assignment.  UVM lecture calendar site.  Due in NEXT WEEK IN LAB!
  5. Post to BlackBoard once a week (need at least 14 postings by the last day of classes).
  6. Visit with your academic advisor twice this semester and have them sign the Advisor Meeting Form.
  7. Join a club/sport or community organization - give your TAs evidence that you have joined.
  8. Mid Term Exam November 4-8: Three Weeks away.

Tips From TAs:

  1. Follow the Critique Sheets!
  2. Objective: "After my presentation you will...."
  3. Flash Drives - 2+ GB free
  4. Proof Read your reflection papers


The single most important thing to do in preparing to speak: Practice in front of others and get feedback!

View & Critique:  Dan Pink's Motivation TED Talk

Most Famous Speech of the Twentieth Century: Martin Luther King's, I Have A Dream.  Stylistic languages devices used.

Anysis of the Martin Luther King speech: Nancy Duarte