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Constitution Week - Speech Contest

Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 01:00 PM

“Congress shall make no law…abridging the freedom of speech…”

—First Amendment, U.S. Constitution

1:00pm - 2:30pm

Topic: Is the First Amendment Under Attack?

Use your voice to make a persuasive argument about one of the five areas of the First Amendment.

Cash Prizes! $25-$100

How to enter: E-mail an outline of your speech (Word or PDF files) to by 5:00pm Friday, September 14th.

Finalized speeches should be between 5-7 minutes and include at least three source
citations. Finalists will be notified by Sunday, September 16th if they have been
selected to compete in the contest.

Topic Ideas:

Event location: Holmes Hall Lecture Hall (HH6)

Hosted by: Communication Studies

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