Texas Tech University

Signature workshops give you access to a distinctive learning experience. These workshops are held twice during a week throughout an academic semester. Walk-ins are welcome or reserve your spot—either option is welcome for attendees.
Please see our workshop schedule below and register today!

September 3rd - November 26th | Tuesdays & Thursday from 12:30 PM - 1:50 PM

Foundational Powerpoint Present a clear and concise message by arranging elements of your slide presentation to maximize audience attention and create shared meaning. Learn how to design slides that will eliminate "word walls" and win any glance test from an audience. Sept 10th
Oct 3rd
Nov 5th
Poster Presentation Design Develop impactful posters that communicate to an audience with or without you being present. Learn how to incorporate a powerful visual layout, include memorable graphics, build interest, and increase audience view time of your research. Sept 10th
Oct 10th
Nov 5th
Classroom Communication Enhance your teacher communication skills to engage students in your classroom. Become familiar with learner-centered communication techniques that are associated with positive classroom outcomes and increased student learning. Sept 3rd
Oct 24th
Nov 26th
PowerPoint Charts & Graphs Display visual information that maximizes meaning for an audience. Learn how to spotlight what is important in charts and graphs from either live or non-live data sets that visually articulate the conclusion you want to share with an audience. Sept 12
Oct 29th
Nov 7th 
Three Minute Thesis (3mt) Use powerful communications tactics to master the 180 seconds needed to present your research to any audience. Learn to streamline the important aspects of your message and design a captivating slide that will standout at any 3MT competition.  Sept 5th
Sept 26th
Oct 22nd
Nov 21st
Advanced Powerpoint Techniques Go beyond the basics of PowerPoint design and learn advanced techniques for taking your slide deck to the next level. Learn cinematic slide design strategies to create dynamic slide decks to captivate an audience. Download Guide Sept 19th
Oct 8th
Nov 14th 
Data Storytelling Display data that is compelling and seamlessly designed to maximize the meaning of the data for audience understanding. Learn how to spotlight what is important, utilize data as a tool for sharing information, and visually articulate the conclusion you want to share with an audience. Sept 19th
Oct 1st
Nov 19th
Oral Defense Presentation Ensure your thesis or dissertation is visually accessible through the creation of slides that encapsulate your research and focus on its most salient findings. Learn how to storyboard the content of your research to create a logical slideshow that accurately and easily makes your research understandable for your committee.  Sept 24th
Oct 15th
Nov 14th
Presentational Choreography Discover powerful presentation strategies that professional speakers utilize to dazzle audiences. Learn to seamlessly sequence transitions between presentational content and convey a powerful speaking presence that heightens audience attentiveness. Sept 17
Oct 31st
Nov 12th 
Extreme Powerpoint Transform your PowerPoint slide decks into an immersive presentation with a cinematic feel. Learn high-end slide design concepts that are guaranteed to leave a positive impression with any audience.
Sept 24th
Oct 17th
Nov 19th

September 11th - November 13th | Wednesdays from 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Type, Teaching, & Communication Series 1 Discover your styles of learning and decision making with the theory behind the Myers-Briggs system. Learn how to harness the strengths of each style to maximize student engagement, teacher-student interaction, and classroom communication.

Must Attend all Sessions
Sept 11th
Sept 18th
Sept 25th
Oct 2nd
Oct 9th 
TYPE, TEACHING, & COMMUNICATION SERIES 2 Discover your styles of learning and decision making with the theory behind the Myers-Briggs system. Learn how to harness the strengths of each style to maximize student engagement, teacher-student interaction, and classroom communication.

Must Attend all Sessions
Oct 16th
Oct 23rd
Oct 30th
Nov 6th
Nov 13th 

Communication Training Center