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'TED Talks Night' at Toastmasters

May 17, 2013

Join the CSU Toastmasters Club in a discussion of the 'best of the best' TED talks. In case you've never heard of Toastmasters -- it's a club that helps its members cultivate ease in conversation or presenting -- everything from conversing at a dinner party to giving a talk at conference.

Would you like to be better at speaking extemporaneously or giving a planned speech that's a requirement in your academic or working career? You might want to look into the Toastmasters club at CSU.Wednesday, May 22
5:15 p.m.
Engineering, Room E204

Your choice: The best TED talks

During this event, the audience will have the chance to view nominated examples of innovative, thoughtful, and entertaining talks with the opportunity to discuss each one afterward.

All members and guests are encouraged to submit their favorite talks prior to the meeting (5-10 minute max. clip).

To submit your favorite talk to be played at the meeting, please contact Dale Willard at and help spread the word about this event! 

All interested parties are welcome to attend whether affiliated with Colorado State University or not.

About CSU Toastmasters

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit organization that believes effective, minimally stressful public speaking is just a matter of practice.  The CSU club is one of nine clubs in the Fort Collins area and over 100,000 globally. 

The club offers a safe and encouraging environment to promote the growth of its members.  Typically, members use the club to prepare for oral presentations and interviews or generally further their professional careers. 

Guests are always welcome to attend, free of charge, and participate in all meetings. We meet on the CSU campus, every Wednesday might at 5:15 p.m. 

About TED talks

Technology, Entertainment, Design talks represent a series of prepared speeches from some of today's best speakers and thought-leaders given at TED events held across the country. 

Events range from international conferences to local, special-topic forums. All of the talks can be accessed at

Note: This is not a TED sponsored event. Toastmasters has no affiliation with the TED organization. This night is a chance for members and guests to share and discuss their favorite TED videos.  

Contact: Dale Willard
Phone: (970) 402-3117