Category Archives: Speech for me

Across America… (on a road bike)

On January 18th 2012, I went to see “Bicycle Dreams” at the Cedar Creek Cinema in Mosinee.  It was a movie about “crazy” people who feel the need to destroy their bodies on a 12 day race called Race Across … Continue reading

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This is more work than I remember…

Drunk from the altitude I took a class called Communiction 101 about 20 years ago at UW- Milwaukee and I honestly don’t remember much from that class.  I have some hazy recollection of watching a video once but that’s about … Continue reading

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Why Take Oral Communications?

\I never thought taking an oral communications class would ever help with future careers. I recently learned that no matter what job you may have in the future there is a good chance of having to give a oral presentation, … Continue reading

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Oral Communication: A Necessary Life Skill

Oral communication is something that can be both be fun and extremely intimidating depending on the context that it is in.  I have found that for normal every day use, oral communication is relatively easy.  I don’t get nervous and … Continue reading

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So Much More Than a GDR

  I am a freshman at the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point.  The only reason I signed up for Communication 101 is because it is required of all students.  I am a Pre-Nursing student and before this class I … Continue reading

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What’s the Point of an Oral Communication Course?

I’ve always thought that there wasn’t any point in taking any oral communication courses.  However, I have now come to realize how important good oral communication skills are.  I am a Business Economics major at UWSP and will be entering … Continue reading

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The Thing Everybody Does, But What Most People Hate

Public Speaking is a scary topic. When picturing in my head myself infront of a group of people with all eyes on me, my heart instantly starts beating faster. My words in my head even get all jumbled up. Although … Continue reading

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