Five students top the NIC Speech Contest

Five students received awards for winning the annual North Idaho College Fall Speech Contest Dec. 16, earning awards for speeches written and presented through their coursework in Communications 101 classes throughout the semester.
Students from 22 communications classes were selected by their peers to represent the class in the contest, which is judged by NIC students, staff and faculty each semester. Cash prizes are sponsored by textbook publisher McGraw Hill.
First place winner Isaac Cervantes of Coeur d’Alene won $150 for his speech “Flip Your Switch,” second place winner David Brinkman of Bonners Ferry won $125 for his speech “The Four-Letter Word,” third place winner Josi Speer of Post Falls won $100 for her speech “Music Theory: Putting the Magic into the Music by Taking the Mystery out of the Magic,” fourth place winner Thomas Broughton of Athol won $75 for his speech “Rome: Where Would We Be Without It” and fifth place winner Dustan “Buck” Roop of Cocolalla won $50 for his speech “Child Obesity.”

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NIC Communication Instructor Kathy Hostetter, (208) 769-7741

Posted: Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2005

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