Communication Colloquium Series Spring 2014 - Speech & Communication Studies Department

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

The Speech & Communication Studies Department and Speech Club along with the ASOC are proud to announce these speakers for the Spring 2014 semester:

  • "How to Critique a Performance of Oral Interpretation"
    • Friday, February 28, 2014
    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    • Room 3102, Building 3, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Speakers: Nicole Sandoval, Forensic Coach and Philip Enguancho

  • "Come Hear from an Expert on the Importance of Securing Your Online Communication"
    • Friday, February 28, 2014
    • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    • Room 3102, Building 3, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: Ed Drummond

  • "#Microaggressions: No, Seriously, We Are #Destroying People's Lives"
    • Thursday, March 6, 2014
    • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    • Newark campus: Room to be determined
    • Speaker: Nick Chivers

  • "What is Monroe's Motivated Sequence and Why it is a Powerful Persuasive Strategy"
    • Friday, March 7, 2014
    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    • Room 3102, Building 3, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: Barbara Myslik, Instructor Speech & Communication, Ohlone College

  • "How Hidden is the Agenda: Political Communication 101"
    • Friday, March 14, 2014
    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    • Room 3102, Building 3, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: Barbara Myslik, Speech and Communication Instructor

  • "The Dangers of Negative Self-Talk"
    • Friday, April 4, 2014
    • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    • Room 3102, Building 3, first floor, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: RaeAnn Ianniello, Instructor Speech & Communication Studies Ohlone College

  • National Slam Poet Winner Coming to Ohlone!
    • Friday, April 18, 2014
    • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
    • NUMMI Studio Theatre, Smith Center, Fremont campus
    • Speaker: Javon Johnson, Ph.D from San Francisco State University and Nationally Winning Slam Poet.
    • Johnson is an Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at San Francisco State University. He earned his Ph.D. in Performance Studies, with a cognate in African American Studies and a certificate in Gender Studies, from Northwestern University. He is a back-to-back national poetry slam champion (2003 & 2004), has appeared on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, BET’s Lyric Café, TVOne’s Verses & Flow, and co-wrote a documentary titled Crossover, which aired on Showtime, in collaboration with the NBA and Nike. He has written for Our Weekly, Text & Performance Quarterly, The Root, and is currently working on his book about how Blackness operates in slam and spoken word poetry communities.

(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.