Public address (giving speeches) is a major part of communication campaigns. Pretend you have just been hired by a local politician who is running for governor of your state and plans to speak at multiple college campuses across the state. She wants to you to write a speech that will help gain attention from young voters.
Write a speech that when delivered is between 3-5 minutes, approximately 480-800 words. The speech should be designed to help the candidate launch a new direction for her campaign.
Along with the speech, in 250-300 words identify two additional methods for distributing the speech to campuses not on the campaign trail. Use a minimum of two sources to support your decision.
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This benchmark assignment assesses the following competencies:
5.4: Demonstrate effective speech construction.