Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Early Bird Training

To help clubs start the year off with a bang, District 23 is offering early bird training for club officers at a joint Lubbock/Albuquerque TLI.   Lance Miller, the 2005 World Champion of Public Speaking, will be the guest presenter. His session on how to "Build a Championship Club" will be presented live in Albuquerque and the video will be streamed live to Lubbock.  Additional sessions will be led by local Toastmasters as well as our Lt. Governor Education and Training, Linda Leazar.

The meeting will take place in room 109 of the Texas Tech School of Law on Saturday, December 1st, from  10am to 2pm.

Additional maps and details regarding parking can be found here: http://www.law.ttu.edu/about/maps/

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Eloquent Raiders Host Demo Meeting at Texas Tech's Rawl College of Business

November 5, 2012, the newest Toastmasters club in Lubbock, the Eloquent Raiders, hosted a demonstration meeting for students in Texas Tech's Rawls College of Business.  There were over 160 students who attended the demonstration to learn more about Toastmasters and how Toastmasters can help them in both the personal and professional lives.
Member Testimonials
To view the video in its entirety, go to http://youtu.be/9vGk1J8ZDUg

Tech Law School Associate Director discusses last minute details
with Area 62 Governor Robyne Vaughn, the meeting organizer.

Toastmasters from across Lubbock assist the Eloquent Raiders in their final preparations.

Students are arriving.

Rawls College of Business Professor visiting with Stacy Cain, Mentor for Eloquent Raiders.

Students still arriving.

This screen is amazing. It's a Toastmasters dream!

More member testimonials.

And more testimonials.

Eloquent Raiders, Libby Graham & Haley Balko preparing for their  meeting roles.

Eloquent Raiders President, Tyler Benting.

Eloquent Raider, Danny Squire

Eloquent Raider, Haley Balko

Toastmasters Area 61 Governor, Jef Conn, ACB, ALB giving the audience the objectives for the first presentation.

Eloquent Raider, Libby Graham, "Ice-Breaker"

Eloquent Raider, Uwe Beltz, giving the audience the objectives for the second presentation.

Toastmaster, David Liao, "Creating the Moment"

Toastmasters Area 61 Governor, giving the evaluation for the first presentation.

Eloquent Raider, Uwe Beltz, evaluation the second presentation.

Eloquent Raider, Danny Squire, participating in Table Topics

Toastmaster, Paula Wilkinson, DTM, participating in Table Topics

Closing Remarks from the Eloquent Raiders Mentor, Stacy Cain.

Friday, November 2, 2012

Eloquent Raiders Charters

After nearly a year of work, it's official: the Eloquent Raiders club has chartered!  Lubbock's first new club since 2007, E.R. meets every Tuesday night at the Texas Tech School of Law and is open to all students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the Lubbock community.

Get your guns up, Raiders!