The Sewanee Speaking and Listening Festival showcases student speakers from across the university engaging topics of political, social, scientific, cultural, and professional significance.
This year's festival, held from April 23-26, will feature six contests:
Panels of judges select the winners of each contest, and members of the campus and local community are invited to attend.
Applications are now open, and will continue through March 31. Click on each contest above to apply.
Find out more information on the locations, dates, times, and applications for each contest by visiting the Public Speaking Festival section of the website here, or by contacting the Directors of the Center for Speaking & Listening.