Mary Beard: The Public Voice of Women

Winifred Mary Beard (born 1 January 1955) is an English Classical scholar. She is Professor of Classics at the University of Cambridge,a fellow of Newnham College, and Royal Academy of Arts Professor of ancient literature. She is also the classics editor of The Times Literary Supplement, and author of the blog, “A Don’s Life”, which… Continue reading Mary Beard: The Public Voice of Women

NCA Credo for Ethical Communication

National Communication Association Credo for Ethical Communication Questions of right and wrong arise whenever people communicate. Ethical communication is fundamental to responsible thinking, decision making, and the development of relationships and communities within and across contexts, cultures, channels, and media. Moreover, ethical communication enhances human worth and dignity by fostering truthfulness, fairness, responsibility, personal integrity,… Continue reading NCA Credo for Ethical Communication

Evaluation and Critique

Speaker: COM 101 De Luca Speech Time: Grade: Speech Topic: Evaluation and Critique CONTENT Speech Development (Structure, Organization, Support material) Effectiveness (Achievement of purpose, Interest, Reception) Speech Value (Ideas, Logic, Original thought) LANGUAGE Appropriateness (To speech purpose and audience) Correctness (Grammar, Pronunciation, Word selection) DELIVERY Physical (Appearance, Body language) Voice (Flexibility, Volume, Speed, Rhythm) Manner… Continue reading Evaluation and Critique