Tragicomedy Toastmasters Meeting

Thursday May 4, 2023 8:00 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT
 

ZOOM LINK (SAME EVERY WEEK)

https://harvard.zoom.us/my/tragicomedy

Opening

Presiding Officer Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2
Opens meeting and introduces Toastmaster.

Presiding Officer Role Description

Announcement(s):

First-time guest(s):

1. Chipiliro Kambombe

Newest member(s):

Meeting Roles

Toastmaster Daniel Alvarez, PM1
Explains theme and introduces supporting roles.

Toastmaster Role Description

Theme:

THOMAS JEFFERSON’S BEST MESSAGE: “FREEDOM OF SPEECH”

Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This right shall include freedom to hold opinions and to receive and impart information and ideas without interference by public authority and regardless of frontiers. 

Timer Lucy Giammarco, EH1

Timer Role Description

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Open

Grammarian/Ah-Counter Role Description

Word of the Day:

IndependIence is the state of being free of the control of some other person, country or entity. Revolutions are all about obtaining independence, most famously perhaps the Revolutionary War in America, which led to America’s freedom from Britain.

Body Language Monitor Krishnam Sharda

Body Language Monitor Role Description

Quizmaster Lucy Giammarco, EH1

Quizmaster Role Description

General Evaluator Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL

General Evaluator Role Description

Table Topicsmaster Carol Stead, EH4, IP3, PM1, ACB, CL

Table Topicsmaster Role Description

Humorist/Inspirationist Open

Humorist/Inspirationist Role Description

Prepared Presentations (e.g., speeches, stand-up comedy routines, films, etc.)

Toastmaster introduces presenter(s).

Presenter 1 Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL
Presenter 2 Mónica Cortés Pereda

Presenter Role Description

Pathways Project Evaluation Forms

Table Topics (e.g., impromptu speaking, improv comedy games, etc.)

Toastmaster turns meeting over to Table Topicsmaster.
Table Topicsmaster introduces Table Topics Participant(s).

Table Topics Participant 1 Diane Kane
Table Topics Participant 2 Alyssa Tan, ACB, CL
Table Topics Participant 3 Chipiliro Kambombe (guest)
Table Topics Participant 4 Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2
Table Topics Participant 5 Krishnam Sharda
Table Topics Participant 6 Open

Table Topics Participant Role Description

Volunteer ahead of time to participate in Table Topics by signing up above!

Evaluations

Toastmaster introduces evaluator(s).

Evaluator 1 Mary Ellen Pataro, PM5, EH5, PI2
Evaluator 2 Daniel Alvarez, PM1

Evaluator Role Description

Reports

Toastmaster calls for reports from supporting roles.

Timer
Grammarian/Ah-Counter
Body Language Monitor
Quizmaster
General Evaluator

closing

Toastmaster makes closing remarks and turns meeting over to Presiding Officer.

Presiding Officer asks first-time guest(s) to share feedback and adjourns meeting.

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