Communication Colloquium Series Spring 2015 - Speech & Communication Studies Department

The Ohlone College Speech & Communication Studies Department and the ASOC invite everyone to attend the Communication Colloquium Series. The seminars are free and open to all Ohlone College employees and students. When a larger room is available, these seminars will be open to the public, but otherwise they are only for Ohlone students and employees. See also Events for the Speech and Communication Studies Department.

The Speech & Communication Studies Department and Speech Club along with the ASOC are proud to announce these speakers for the Spring 2015 semester:

  • Engaging Audiences Through Storytelling
  • Community Dialogue on Race and Social Injustice: in response to Charlie Hebdo, Eric Garner, and the Ferguson verdict
    • Friday, February 27, 2015
    • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
    • Room 7101, Building 1, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Light refreshments will be provided
    • Download the Community Dialogue on Race and Social Injustice flyer (PDF)
    • This seminar is for students, faculty, staff, administration, and community members.
    • Co-sponsored by the Communication Studies Department and Ohlone College Human Resources Department

  • How to Write the Social Science Research Paper: Steps, Elements, and Structure 
  • Building Leadership Communication Skills 
    • Friday, March 13, 2015
    • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
    • Room 3201, Building 3, second floor, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: Rae Ann Ianniello
    • Learn how to:
      • Establish credibility, Create rapport, and gain trust
      • Enhance work Relationships
      • Avoid mistakes and conflicts due to misunderstandings
      • Influence or motivate others
    • Download the Building Leadership Communication Skills flyer (PDF)

  • Queering Body Positivity Through Fat Shame - Miranda Olzman, Performance Artist and Critical Communication Scholar Doctoral Candiate, University of Denver and MA from San Francisco State University
  • I Wouldn't Call This 'Glee': How the Media Fails at Trans 101
  • Chicana History: You've Heard History Now Hear Hers
    • Tuesday, March 31, 2015
    • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    • Jackson Theatre, Smith Center at Ohlone College, Fremont campus
    • Speakers: Maria Ramirez

  • Maybe That's Not What She Said: Exploring Woman's Sexuality
    • Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    • Room 7101, Building 7, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: Sage Russo

  • Get Active - Community Discussion on the Environment (one of Ohlone College's Earth Week events)
    • Friday, April 24, 2015
    • 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    • Building FP-2, Fremont campus
    • Sponsored by the Speech and Communication Studies Department

  • Capitalism in China: Shanghai to Guangzhou
    • Tuesday, May 5, 2015
    • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    • Building FP-17, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: David Ou - former Ohlone student, Captain of the debate team, and graduate of UC Irvine

(Schedule is subject to change without notice.)


ASOCThank you to the Associated Students of Ohlone College (ASOC) for a grant to fund this speakers series.

Go to the Archive of Speech Speaker Seminars.