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Speaking Center

Instructors

Please contact us for a general (5-10 minute) introduction to the Speaking Center. We are happy to host your class in our workshop room (#114 Cook Library) or come to your classroom.

We are also happy to work with you to tailor a workshop unique to your assignment needs. Topics include, for example, paper to presentation, communication apprehension, visual aid, and delivery basics. To schedule a workshop, contact USM Speaking Center Director Dr. Laura Stengrim at laura.stengrimFREEMississippi

 

Syllabus Statements (copy/paste):

Students at The University of Southern Mississippi have access to individualized assistance with writing and speaking assignments for any class through the University‚Äôs Writing Center and Speaking Center at the Hattiesburg campus. The centers offer personalized assistance at any stage of the writing or speaking process, including brainstorming for topic ideas, developing an outline, conducting research, or learning proofreading or presentation skills.  The Speaking Center also offers practice rooms for recording presentations and working with delivery aids such as PowerPoint.

Speaking Center - 601.266.4965, Cook Library 117, www.usm.edu/speaking-center

Writing Center - 601.266.4821, Cook Library 112, www.usm.edu/writing-center

Gulf Park Academic Success Center - 228.214.3346, Gulf Coast Library, https://www.usm.edu/gulf-park-academic-success-center/

 

Workshop Exit Survey: Link to the Speaking Center Workshop Survey

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Speaking Center
117 Cook Library

Hattiesburg Campus

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Email
speakingcenterFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.4965

Contact Us

#206A College Hall

Hattiesburg Campus

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Email
laura.stengrimFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.4271