Communication Studies

Speech & Debate

The Olympian Speech and debate Program is dedicated to improving student’s speaking skills. The team will travel to several tournaments a year, competing in eleven Individual Speech Events (Informative, Persuasion, After Dinner Speaking, Poetry, Prose, Dramatic Interpretation, Programmed Oral Interpretation, Duo, Communication Analysis, Impromptu, Extemp) and Parliamentary Debate.

If you wish to become a better speaker, have fun, and enjoy a truly competitive activity, the San Diego Mesa College Olympian Speech and Debate Team is for you.

School of Health Sciences and Public Service

School of

Linda Hensley
Linda Hensley Dean School of Humanities G-201
Bryan Malinis
Bryan Malinis Chair & Associate Professor, Communication Studies
Co-Director, Forensics (Speech & Debate Team)
619-388-2281 SB-116C
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