- How to overcome self-consciousness
- Turn passive presentations into active ones
- Use vocal variety to breathe life into a performance
Proven effective, these techniques are a valuable asset in meetings, job interviews and research presentations. The communication certificate program, designed specifically for non-actors, is open to graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.
SPRING 2017*Update: Spring is now full. You may sign up to be put on the waitlist.
There is one section of the certificate program planned for Spring quarter 2017. The program will take place in the Graduate Resource Center (GRC) on Mondays from 1-3pm from April 10 to June 5 (no class on Memorial Day).
The instructor, Bri McWhorter has a MFA in Acting from UC Irvine, a BA in Theater from UC Berkeley and is the founder of the communications company, Activate to Captivate. She is the presentation coach for UC Irvine’s Grad Slam, AGS Symposium, and the GPS-BIOMED Pitch competition.