Department of Communication

Lectures & Workshops

The Speaking in the Disciplines initiative provides lectures, workshops, and short seminars to faculty and students on a wide variety of communication-related topics. Contact Janet Skupien for more information about our services, or fill in our form to schedule a lecture, workshop, or seminar for your course or department.


Possible topics include:

Faculty/Instructor Pedagogy


We work with students and instructors on a variety of oral assignments and activities including, but not limited to:


Contact Janet Skupien, Director of the Speaking in the Disciiplines initiative, for help in tailoring these and other assignments to fit your course objectives.  

Students can obtain individual instruction and support in oral communication from the Department of Communication’s Oral Communication Lab.

Visit the Writing in the Disciplines Web site for more information about writing assignments and activities in the classroom.