About Us

Hours

Fall Semester
Monday-Thursday: 10am-7pm
Friday: 9am-Noon
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 4pm-8pm

Our History

The University Speaking Center opened in 2002 after much research and preparation by Joyce Ferguson (founding coordinator for UNCG’s Speaking Across the Curriculum Faculty Development program) and Amanda Gunn.

Assessment report

Formal assessment efforts representing the first ten years of operation can be obtained here. (PDF document)

Summary of Services Offered 2002-2014

A brief numerical summary of services provided by the Speaking Center can be found here. (Word document)

Speaking Center Personnel History:

2002 – 2003
Amanda Gunn, Founding Director
2002 – 2003
Jessica Delk McCall, Graduate Assistant
2003 +
Kim Cuny, Director
2003 – 2005
Sarah Wilde, Graduate Assistant
2006 (Spring)
Sarah Wilde, Assistant to the Director
2006 – 2008
Sarah Wilde, Assistant Director
2004 – 2005
Alex Vizzier, Graduate Assistant
2005 – 2006
Jessica Moss, Graduate Assistant
2007 – 2009
Hema Yarragunta, Graduate Assistant
2008 – 2009
Will Bryant, Graduate Assistant
2008 – 2009
Erika Lytle, Assistant Director
2009 – 2011
Hema Yarragunta, Assistant Director
2009 – 2012
Evan Zakia, Graduate Assistant
2009 – 2011
Erin Ellis, Graduate Assistant
2010 – 2012
Alyssa Davis, Graduate Assistant
2011 (Spring)
Erin Ellis, Assistant to the Assistant Director
2011 (Fall) – 2013
Erin Ellis, Assistant Director
2012 – 2013
Crystal Sutton, Graduate Assistant
2012 – 2013
Truc Trinh, Graduate Assistant
2013 – 2014
Truc Trinh, Graduate Assistant Director
2013 – 2014
Shaquana Suggs, Graduate Assistant
2013 (Summer)
Kendra Lilley, Graduate Assistant
2013 +
Erin Ellis, Associate Director
2013-2014
David Covert, Graduate Assistant
2014 (Summer)
2014 (Summer)
Kendra Lilley, Graduate Assistant
Jenny Southard, Graduate Assistant
2014 – 2015
Katie Kehoe, Graduate Assistant
2014 – 2015
2015 (Summer)
Shaquana Suggs, Graduate Assistant Director
Jenny Southard, Graduate Assistant
2015-2016
Chanese Belton, Graduate Assistant
2015-2016
Katelyn Wilkinson, Graduate Assistant
2015 – 2017
2016 (Fall)
2016 (Fall)
2017 –
2017 (Spring)
Taylor Williams,  Graduate Consultant
Matt Hudnall, Graduate Consultant
Jenny Southard, Graduate Assistant Director
Katie Marshall, Graduate Consultant
Jenny Southard, Center Coordinator 
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