Saturday, February 28, 2015

UTSTM Hosted Becoming a Confident Public Speaker Event by Melissa Murphy

Austin, TX – The University of Texas at Austin Sciences Toastmaster Club (UTSTM) hosted a public speaking event ''Becoming a Confident Public Speaker’’ at the Student Activity Center, February 27. Melissa Murphy, Founder of The Pitch Academy, served as the featured keynote speaker.

                                Here Are Highlights Pictures of The Event:

                               The Pitch Academy Display #Justpitchit
                                                 Melissa Murphy in Action
                       Audiences All Engaged In Melissa Murphy Presentation
                                      Melissa Murphy on Sneak in a Workout
                                       Melissa Murphy on Power Up
                                      Melissa Murphy on Fearless Agenda
                             Melissa Murphy on Interactive Session (Power Up)
                                            Interactive Warm Up Session 
                                            Interactive Warm Up Session 
                   Bako Ambianda, Melissa Murphy & Katia ''The Pitch Academy''
                                UTSTM Officers Poses with Melissa Murphy


                                         Bako Ambianda & Melissa Murphy

Melissa Murphy is the Founder of The Pitch Academy, a modern communication consulting firm that helps entrepreneurs & young professionals pitch themselves and their ideas – in an interview, at work, while networking, or in front of investors.  Visit their website for more info www.thepitchacademy.com

UT Sciences Toastmasters is a club where people gather to gain experiences in public speaking and leadership in a fun and encouraging environment. We are associated with Toastmasters International, a non-profit organization providing people a consistent and enjoyable program for developing their skills. The club is based at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas.

We meet on Fridays, from 5:45pm - 7pm
Student Activity Center (SAC) 1.106
University of Texas at Austin 
Austin, TX 78712


Monday, February 23, 2015

Four Days Untill Getting Over Your Fear of Public Speaking Event

Four Days Untill Getting Over Your Fear of Public Speaking Event. Mark your calendars for this Friday, February 27th at 6pm in the Student Activities Center.Getting Over Your Fear of Public Speaking.


Sunday, February 22, 2015

Becoming A Confident Public Speaker

UT Sciences Toastmasters Presents ''Becoming a Confident Public Speaker '' by Melissa Murphy. You will gain confidence in all aspects of communication, body language, active listening and critical evaluation. You will be empowered with the skills to take control of any environment in which you've been tasked to speak and wow your audience!

Becoming A Confident Public Speaker will improve your performance in situations such as: Conducting Business Meetings, Delivering Presentations, Leading your Team, Interviewing for Jobs, Selling Ideas or Products, Solving Problems and Giving Feedback

Melissa Murphy is the Founder of The Pitch Academy, a modern communication consulting firm that helps entrepreneurs & young professionals pitch themselves and their ideas – in an interview, at work, while networking, or in front of investors. She is an award winning instructor at UT-Austin, scholar in organizational communication, communication coach for the McCombs School of Business, faculty adviser for women communicators of Austin and community mentor for young entrepreneurs at Moolah University in Austin, Texas.



Learn From the Best 

Friday, February 27, 2015

Student Activity Center (SAC) 1.106

Time: 5:45pm to 7:00pm


Saturday, February 21, 2015

UT Sciences Toastmasters Speech Contests

Thanks for all those who participated in our speech contest which was our 8th Meeting of 2015. Congratulation to Tolani Ogunsanya for winning the speech contest with her speech ''ONE THING''

Chief Judge:  Bako Ambianda 
Judge 1: Jon Nuelle
Judge 2: Katia Hougaard
Judge 3: Anna Yu










Monday, February 9, 2015

Unveil Your Speaking and Leadership Abilities

Important Announcement! 
UT Sciences Toastmasters Speech Contests on February 20, 2015
(Unveil Your Speaking and Leadership Abilities

Speech Contest Benefits
- Contestants are afforded a wonderful opportunity to improve their skills in preparing and delivering a speech in a competitive environment.
- The winners from the Speech Contest will be qualified to compete in our end of year Speaking Conference.  
-Obtain a Speech Contest Certificate 

Slots Available!
Speeches/Speakers 
Judging/Judges
Contest Control/Chief Judge
Ballots/Ballot Counting
Timing/Timers
Toastmaster

If you have any questions or comments, contact us at: utsciencestm@gmail.com
More details coming soon! STAY TURNED


Saturday, February 7, 2015

2015 UT Science Toastmasters Open House Highlights


It was such a great open house event and we appreciate everybody who participated in the Open House.

Katia = Opening and Closing address
Alex = Toastmaster
Tolani = Table Topic Master 
Jon = Intro to Toastmasters Speech
Anurag = General Evaluator and Food/Drink Server
Bako Ambianda ''Nero'' = Speaker #1
Anna Yu = Speaker #2
Julie Wylie = Speech #1 Evaluator
Onyinye = Speech #2 Evaluator
Andrew = Grammarian
Ricardo = Ah Counter
Xiang = Time Keeper
Rebecca = Vote Counter
Ya-Ching = Food/Drink Server
Diana = Sign In Greeter


Here are highlight pictures from the Open House.

Jon - Intro to Toastmasters Speech 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Julie Wylie - Speech #1 Evaluator 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Anna Yu - Speaker #2 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Anna Yu - Speaker #2 
Tolani - Table Topic Master 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Anna Yu - Speaker #2 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Katia - Opening and Closing address
Ricardo -  Ah Counter 
Anurag  - General Evaluator and Food/Drink Server
Diana - Sign In Greeter
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Xiang -Time Keeper
Anna Yu - Speaker #2 
Anna Yu - Speaker #2 
Rebecca - Vote Counter
Anna Yu - Speaker #2 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Bako Ambianda  -  Speaker #1 
Anurag  - General Evaluator and Food/Drink Server