Introduction to Extemporaneous

Speakers in this event have thirty minutes to prepare a seven minute speech on a current event. Speakers will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of the “extemp files”. All parliamentary debaters will be required to do extemp. This activity will make...

Introduction to Impromptu

Perhaps the scariest and most worthwhile event is impromptu speaking. Speakers are given two minutes to prepare a five minute speech. Topics range from traditional proverbs to fortune cookies, from great quotations to toys. This event, while seemingly unprepared,...