Speech & Communication Studies Club

Purpose of the Speech Club

Speech Club representatives at Welcome Day 2004 information table.The Speech & Communication Studies Club is for Ohlone College students interested in majoring in communication or pursuing a career in the communication field. Students can also plan and organize special events on campus to begin building their resumes for careers in marketing communication, mass communication, public relations, and event planning.

Speech Club Meetings

Meetings for Fall 2013 are held on Wednesdays at 1:30pm - 2:00pm in Room 2305, Building 2, third floor, Fremont campus.

Speech Club Officers

Speech Club leaders for Fall 2013 are:

  • President:  Darryl San Pedro
  • Vice President/ICC Rep - Pamela Hughes
  • Vice President - Alissa Yee
  • Treasurer/Security - Alex Elabed
  • Marketing/Public Relations - Jake Espinoza

Speech Club Events

The club's largest projects each semester are arranging guest speakers to speak at Ohlone College. Every Fall semester, the club plans and organizes a careers in communication panel discussion to be held on campus.

Each year the Speech & Communication Studies Club also assists with Speech Night. This is an evening program that showcases Speech & Communication Studies students' talents and efforts as they have progressed through the year in the classroom and in forensic competition.

Sigma Chi Eta Membership

Sigma Chi Eta logo.The Ohlone College Speech & Communication Studies Department has been granted a charter membership to Sigma Chi Eta, the official community college honor society of the National Communication Association (NCA). Learn more about Sigma Chi Eta and join!

Speech Club Faculty Advisor

The club advisors is Professor Brenda Ahntholz at bahntholz@ohlone.edu or (510) 979-7934.