Author Archives: kkurz264

About kkurz264

Hi everyone! I'm a Junior at UWSP studying Psychology and French. I absolutely love to travel and will talk for hours about the places I've been given the chance. My goal in life is to work with the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders.

Working Towards A Common Goal

I chose to attend a mass while in Green Bay, WI in order have an opportunity to critique the presentation skills of a community member with lots of experience in public speaking. On this particular day the priest’s sermon was about … Continue reading

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The Ritual of Communication

I chose to watch presentation by Dr. Abraham Verghese on TED.com about the importance of communication between doctors and their patients. I found it interesting that, even though there are new advances in technology at alarming rates, these “advances” are … Continue reading

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Turning Stage Fright into Something More Desirable

Before I went to my first day of Communication 101, I thought I knew pretty much all there was to know about giving speeches and proper communication skills.  Turns out, there’s a lot more to it than just standing in … Continue reading

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