Curious about Toastmasters? Visit one of our meetings to see what we’re all about. We meet every Wednesday from 12:05 to 1. Locations move from time to time, so check back for the most up-to-date meeting location. Interested in becoming a member? Ask any of the club officers for an application.
Click the link above to read about what each officer role entails.
Congratulations to Jasmine Huang and Mary Clemens, the winners of our Humorous Speech and Table Topics contests today! They will move on to the Area Contest on September 16.
Contestants Rosalind & Mary at the Area 12 contests. Rosalind took 2nd in the Humorous Speech contest, and Mary took 1st in the Table Topics contest. Mary will compete in the Division F contest, Oct 18.
Mary Clemens and Marcia Mannen were both able to throw their hats in the air this spring after graduating from the Master of Liberal Arts and the Master of Project Management Programs respectively. “I wanted to get my master’s right after college, but I got married right away and then had a baby right after Read more ➡
Starting July 1, the club will have new club officers. Here they talk about their new role and share a favorite Toastmasters moment from years past! President: John Richards II “I see my primary role as a bit of a cheerleader. One of my goals is to a create a more collaborative environment for all Read more ➡
The second annual Talk Soon Speech Showcase took place on May 23rd as part of Wash U’s Staff Day events. Troy DeArmitt, member of WUSTL Speaks and founder of the Talk Soon Speech Showcase, explained that “the staff day showcase had to happen. Too many good things were taking place in the weekly meetings to Read more ➡
If you consider yourself to be a bit of a storyteller, then here is a chance for you to show your stuff with an original, engaging story of 5-7 minutes in length. Stories can be personal, motivational, humorous, folk, historic, or even a tall tale. Competition is open to all District 8 Toastmasters in good Read more ➡
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Washington University receives corporate recognition from Toastmasters International On Thursday, November 12, Balraj Arunasalam, first vice president of Toastmasters International, presented the Corporate Recognition Award to the university. Arunasalam traveled from Sri Lanka for a ceremony on campus in Olin Library. Mark Bagby, director of emergency management and Toastmasters member, opened the ceremony and Henry Webber, executive Read more ➡