General Speech

Guides for Speech

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General Speech

Apps and Programs

ELSA Speaks Individual registration required.

An app that assists with English pronunciation.

Memrise Individual registration required.

Uses pictures and memes to help you memorize many different levels of vocabulary.

Orai Individual registration required.

An app that analyzes speech patterns and assist with pace and clarity.

Debate Topics

Films on Demand: Intelligence Squared For current UWest patrons only.

Recorded debates on current issues and controversial topics.

New York Times: Room for Debate

Outside experts and commentators discuss various issues and current events.

ProCon.org

Providing pro/con sides to specific issues. Contains documents resources and easy citations.

Public Agenda: Discussion Guides

The discussion guides outline several approaches to solving specific public policy problems, along with the pros, cons and trade-offs of each choice. 

idebate

A database of current topics and issues under debate. Includes citation and resources for the pro or con side of the debate.