Outlook: Ohio University News & Information

OHIO to host weekend forensics tournament

Jan 27, 2010
By Tony Sylvester

The Ohio University Forensics Team will host its annual forensics tournament, The Appalachian Swing, Saturday Jan. 30 and Sunday Jan. 31 at 8 a.m. in Walter Hall.

The Appalachian Swing comprises two tournaments. Saturday, the team hosts the Interstate Individual Events Tournament and Sunday is the Ohio University Forensics Alumni Tournament.

Forensics, defined as the art or study of argumentative discourse, is a speech competition that encourages individuals to be confident and speak professionally. The tournament will host all 11 individual events in the genres: limited preparation, public address and oral interpretation.

All events are open to the public. Visitors can pick up a tournament schedule in Walter Hall the day of the event.


Published: Jan 27, 2010 10:45 AM

Search Outlook

Share this story
Email To:

A valid EMAIL TO address is required. You have entered an invalid email format.
Email From:

A valid EMAIL FROM address is required. You have entered an invalid email format.

 Top stories

Feb 4, 2003
Residence halls conserve and recycle
Feb 5, 2003
E Street to Late Night: An evening with Max Weinberg
Feb 17, 2003
Kenner Bush receives prestigious Founders Citation
Wilfred Konneker receives prestigious Founders Citation
Mar 5, 2003
The Local Girls to perform at Ohio University Lancaster Campus
Sep 2, 2003
Local artist Ora Anderson featured on WOUB's 'Afternoon Edition'

Sign up for emergency text messages.
Outlook welcomes your feedback, news items and story ideas
Share comments about the site
Submit an announcement
Share a faculty, staff or departmental achievement

Subscribe to the Outlook listserv

Tel: 740-593-2200    Fax: 740-593-1887   E-mail:
All Rights Reserved