Pacific Southwest Collegiate Forensics Association

Dear Colleagues,

The 2017 PSCFA Seminar will be held on Saturday, September 16th at Orange Coast College.
The campus is located at 2701 Fairview Rd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626. The Seminar will primarily take place in the Science Hall, with breakout groups in the Chemistry building. Please park in the Merrimac Parking lot on the west side of campus (the parking lot next to the Science Hall has a Swap Meet). A list of nearby restaurants and options for lunch will be provided by OCC on arrival.

A campus map is provided after the schedule below.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

PSCFA Executive Committee


Pacific Southwest Collegiate Forensics Association

PSCFA 2017 Seminar Schedule of Events
Science Hall
9:30 – 9:45: Welcome

9:45 – 10:30: Platform Speaking—Moderated by David Hale, East Los Angeles City College

Informative Speaking –Krista Apardian: Orange Coast College

Persuasive – Julian Mcdonald: Mt. San Antonio College

After Dinner Speaking/Speech to Entertain – Dilan Wijesinghe: Pasadena City College

10:15 – 11:00: Limited Preparation—Moderated by Paxton Attridge, CSU LA

Impromptu Speaking – James Nee – Palomar College

11:00 – 12:00: Oral Interpretation—Moderated by Jasmine McLeod, Mt. SAC

Poetry – Taylor Stickle: Concordia University, Irvine

POI—Diego Perez: Concordia University, Irvine

Dramatic Interpretation – Maia Gaboian: Los Angeles Valley College

Duo Interpretation–Christopher Robles and Shannon Martinez: Mt. SAC

12:00 – 1:30: LUNCH (On your own)

Science Hall

1:30 – 2:30: Reader’s Theater—Moderated by Roger Willis-Raymondo, Mt. SAC

“On the Run,” Krista Apardian, Rachel Steele, Daniel Arthur: Orange Coast College

Chemistry 207

1:30 – 2:30: International Public Debate—Moderated by Victor Cornejo, Pasadena City College

Dawson Khoury: Mt. SAC v. Amir Freeman: Mt. SAC

Chemistry 214

1:30 – 2:30: National Forensics Association Lincoln Douglas—Moderated by Justin Perkins, Palomar College

Anthony Gomez: Cerritos College v. Gabby Kaufman: Point Loma, Nazarene

Science Hall

2:30 – 3:45 Parliamentary Debate—Moderated by Victor Cornejo, PCC

Rachel Lobo and Jonathan Masi: El Camino College v. Matt Duburg and James Nee, Palomar College