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IDS 115 Public Speaking

This guide will give you general information resources for public speaking.

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Choosing a Topic

Sometimes choosing a topic is the hardest part:

  • Think about how to make a broader topic manageable and interesting to you (see Organizing your topic below)
  • Do some "pre-research" on your topic in Reference Books, Encyclopedias, Oxford Reference, etc.
  • Browse other online resources arranged by topic listed on this page (Points of View, Pew etc.)


Tool for Finding Topics