Sexual Assault is highly prevalent, especially within college campuses. We hear the
statistics all the time, 1 in every 4 women sexually assaulted and 1 in every 33 men. These
numbers are insanely high, so why is no o
Dont Drink Sweet Tea!
I know the demographic of this room, and I know a lot of you may not want to hear what
I have to say. As a southerner myself, it was hard to make a change. But its a decision
Last week I had a full on meltdown. It all began with me searching for my keys. Nothing
out of the ordinary, I lose my keys on average of three times a day. After searching all
throughout my room, I decided to check to see if I left them in my car. I
MOCK JOB INTERVIEW ACTIVITY
The purpose for this activity is to help you prepare for a
job interview. In class, each person will be asked to
answer some questions as if you were applying for a job.
The following slides contain some com
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 140:
Introduction to Public Communication
Instructor: Ms. Patti Walker
Office: Humanities Office Bldg Room 409
Office Hours: MW 9:30 11:30
Our public words are a so
SPCH 140 Final Exam Rhetorical Analysis Paper
Assignment: Write a Rhetorical Analysis of one of the following speeches.
Martin Luther King, Jr, "I've Been to the Mountaintop"
PURPOSE: To gather data about your peer audiences opinions regarding your persuasive
PROCEDURE: Create a survey that we will pass around the class. Each person will answer your
survey questions by placing a tally mark in the
Q: Whats the first thing you see when you look at this painting?
The pilots face is the main focal point because its in the center of the image
and the pilot is also looking straight back at us with a big smile. The thumb
up is what we looked at second b
Bentham is known as the father of Utilitarianism. Utilitarianism bases the rightness
of wrongness of a particular action entirely on the utility that is produced. The utility
of an action is separated into two sides. One side is the beneficial side, such
I like killing people because it is so much fun. It is more fun than killing wild game in the
forrest, because man is the most dangerous animal of all. To kill something gives me the most
thrilling experience. !
I cant give you the name of who said th
The Kimberley Process
Attention Material: Raise your hand if any of you plan on buying or wearing a
piece of diamond jewelry during your lifetime.
a. Value Statement: How will you know that the diamond
A hard copy of the exam is due Friday 3/28 by 2:30 p.m., no
Part A: Identification (12 points, 4 points for each question)
For a presentation selling his homemade donuts to owners of a local coffee shop, Gabe
Ceremonial Speech Analysis Questions
SPCH 140 - Walker
Analyze the rhetorical situation by writing several paragraphs to discuss IN DETAIL the
1. Who is the audience? (Use previous audience analysis questions: demographics
It is a great honor to be able to present this award to an actor who I have always admired
He has been an actor since his youth and has also produced films
He is the type of actor that commands respect, the type of actor that knows how t
Huguenin, Mike. "NCAA's Targeting Rule Could Be Changed after Just One Season." NFL.com.
N.p., 12 Feb. 2014. Web. 02 Mar. 2014.
Audience Analysis Questions
1. Analyze the demographics of this audience.
College students of various ages and backgrounds, originating from all over the country,
various ethnicities, religious backgrounds, etc.
2. Do you and your classmates shar
Concussions in Football
nausea, balance problems, memory problems, just not
feeling right (CDC).
game after sustaining a concussion (CDC).
Repeat concussions can slow recovery and
The Motivated Sequence:
1. Attention Step: Engage audience.
2. Need Step: State the problem.
3. Satisfaction Step: Provide a
4. Visualization Step: Create a
mental picture of the solution.
5. Action Step: The call to action what needs to happen.
Cohan, William, and The Opinions Expressed in This Commentary Are Solely Those of
William Cohan. "Get Real, Lower Drinking Age to 19." CNN. Cable News
Network, 01 Jan. 1970. Web. 08 Apr. 2014.
Primacy = refers to the first element of speech.
Recency = refers to the last element of a speech.
Attention material: rhetorical question, quote, story,
startling statistic, etc.
Preview = Tell us what you will tell us.
Review = Tell us