3MT® Coaching and resources

Performing the Text (rescheduled)

Saturday, February 9, 2019

9:00 a.m. to 12 noon, Cairns 207

Performing the text will help you learn strategies to relax and prepare your mind and body for a presentation, connect your voice with gestures, hook your audience with a compelling ‘opener’ and rehearse techniques to minimize performance anxiety. Graduate students looking to enhance their general presentation skills or planning to participate in any knowledge translation communication challenge are invited (the 3MT® competition, SSHRC Storytellers or Science, Action!).  REGISTRATION required.  Limited space.

Facilitator:  Julia Course, a graduate of Brock University, holding an honours B.A. from the Department of Dramatic Arts and a minor in English Language and Literature.

Please register for Performing the Text in the form below.

  • Stage of Completion * Required
  • Enrolled in full-time or part-time studies? * Required
  • Would you be interested in attending a coaching work to help you prepare your script for 3MT? * Required
    These micro-workshops (held at noon hour) would entail a 45 min introduction to key concepts and tools to assist in your script and performance preparation.
  • What days of the week are you available? Please check all that apply.
    All micro-workshops are 45 minutes and will be held at noon.
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VITAE Workshop and Events Calendar

3MT® Presentation Preparation Resources

To help you get a sense of how to effectively prepare for the 3MT challenge, there are a number of  online resources provided here:

  • Inger Mewburn (RMIT) has developed a presentation about the 3MT®

Watch videos from past competitions:

Please contact vitae@brocku.ca for additional information.