About the COD Virtual Speech Tournament

The speech tournament is open to all students currently enrolled in a Communication Studies course at College of the Desert. The May is on Friday, May 14th starting at 12:00PM and you will receive a web link to participate after registration. Register below by Wednesday, May 12th at 5:00 PM.

Awards - The cash prizes include:
1st place $100
2nd place $75
3rd place $50
Finalists $25 each

Speeches should be 5-10 minute long, 3 sources must be included in the speech, and presentation aids are allowed but not requires.

Informative - Do an original factual speech to inform the audience.

Persuasive - Do an original speech to change the beliefs or actions of the audience.


You may sign-up by filling out the form at the bottom of the page.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Round 1

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Round 2

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Final Round

3:45 PM / ASAP


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