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MLK Oratorical Contest

01/17/2019, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

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The MLK Oratorical Contest with live speeches by CBU students honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will take place on Thursday, January 17 in Spain Auditorium at 5:30 p.m. Participating speakers will be selected from video auditions that are due by Thursday, January 10 (more info at, and winners will be selected by a panel of four judges (CBU faculty and staff) according to six categories: Content, Quality, Style, Persuasiveness, Organization, and Creativity. Speeches must be a minimum of three minutes and a maximum of five minutes. Prizes will be awarded to a First Place Winner ($500), a Second Place Winner ($250), and Third Place Winner ($150). Please contact Dr. Mary McConner at for more information.