Pacific Southwest Collegiate Forensics Association

PSCFA 2018 Annual Seminar

Dear Colleagues,

The 2018 PSCFA Seminar will be held on Saturday, September 15th at Orange Coast College. The Campus is located on 2701 Fairview Rd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626. The Seminar will primarily take place in the Science Hall, with breakout groups in the Math building. Please park in the Merrimac Parking lot on the west side of campus for free (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

Campus Map:

PSCFA 2017 Seminar Schedule of Events

Science Hall
9:30 – 9:45: Welcome

9:45-10:45: Oral Interpretation Moderated by Hannah Haghighat, Orange Coast College

Dramatic Interpretation: Stefan Salazar, Orange Coast College

Duo Interpretation: Eva Reyes and Acacia Varnado, Concordia University, Irvine

Programmed Oral Interpretation: Kayla Mercure, Orange Coast College

Poetry: Eva Reyes, Concordia University, Irvine

10:45-11:30: Platform Speaking Moderated by Claire Crossman, CSU, Los Angeles

Informative Speaking: William Kunkle, East Los Angeles College

Persuasive Speaking: Monica Flores-Garcia, Pasadena City College

After Dinner Speaking/Speech to Entertain: Grace Kim, Mt. San Antonio College

11:30-12:00: Limited Preparation Moderated by Nate Wensko, Orange Coast College

Impromptu Speaking: Bex Whitehead, Orange Coast College

Extemporaneous Speaking: Richard Hu, East Los Angeles College

12:00 – 1:30: LUNCH

Science Hall

1:30 – 2:30: Reader’s Theater Moderated by Jimmy Gomez, Orange Coast College

XIII,” Julian McDonald, Greyson McGee, and Aaron Evans, Mt. San Antonio College

Math 1

1:30 – 2:30: International Public Debate Moderated by Alex Cadena, CSU, Northridge

Mina Deshler, El Camino College vs. TBD

Math 2

1:30 – 2:30: National Forensics Association Lincoln-Douglas Moderated by Brittany Hubble, El Camino College

Raquel Tahvildari, El Camino College vs. Saul Garcia, Rio Hondo College

Math 2

2:30 – 3:45 National Parliamentary Debate Moderated by Christian Pipion, CSU, Long Beach

Mina Deshler and Raquel Tahvildari, El Camino College vs. Natasha Culilung and Rachel Tillmann, Concoridia University, Irvine