The English Department at North Campus, 11380 N.W. 27th Ave., is hosting a speech and spoken word contest on March 30 at the MJ Taylor Lounge in building 4 from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Students with public speaking experience or those enrolled in any communication course are encouraged to attend and participate. All work must be the student’s original work. Speeches must be five to seven minutes long and spoken word pieces can be three to seven minutes.
Entries must be videotaped and submitted using a USB to Room 1354-12 or by emailing a link to NStudentLife@mdc.edu by March 14.
Eight finalists will be selected for the March 30 event.
The first place winner will receive $100, second place will receive $75 and third place will receive $50 in scholarship awards.