Bakersfield College

Silhouette of Gandhi leading people against a rising sun with doves.

Gandhi Legacy Speech Tournament

The Department of Communication, Gandhi Celebration Committee, Cultural and Historical Awareness Program (CHAP) invite all BC students to present an original speech that focuses on Gandhi’s life and legacy of nonviolent social activism. A prize of $500 dollars will be awarded to three top speakers in each event category, including impromptu speech, informative research speech, and persuasive research speech.

Free Registration Required by October 31, 2019.

For more information, visit 2019 Gandhi Legacy Speech Tournament.

This event is part of the Celebration of Gandhi, a series of events to celebrate the 150th birthday of the Civil rights leader Mahatma Gandhi.

Accommodations are available with advanced notice. Please contact Chris Cruz-Boone for more information. To contact us or receive text updates about the BC Gandhi Speech Tournament, send the message b694kg to the number: 81010.

Date & Time: 
Sat, 11/02/2019 - 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 
Delano Campus, Science and Technology Center

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