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Session 6: Sunday June 30th, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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If you want to be a more effective advocate or activist but find it hard to speak up, this workshop is for you. We'll share proven techniques for reducing anxiety and building self-confidence in public speaking. You'll have the opportunity to learn and grow through self-assessment and fun group exercises. Although most people experience some degree of speech anxiety, it doesn't have to hold you back!


Jesse Scinto, MS, DTM, is a Fulbright U.S. Scholar and lecturer in Columbia University's graduate Strategic Communication program, where he teaches public speaking and persuasion. Independently, he provides presentation consulting and speaker training to a variety of organizations. Scinto...

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Craig Mills, MPA, MS, is a communications and organizational strategist who helps organizations achieve management objectives. He teaches graduate writing and research methodology for public relations at New York University.

Diane Rubino, MA, DTM, is a communications instructor at New York University who seeks to make the world more healthy, humane, and peaceful. She’s helped activists, NGOs, and scientists worldwide develop audience-centered communication. She has also developed dozens of articles and workshops in...

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