CMS Spring Colloquium

February 28 @ 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm CDT
CMS Spring Colloquium

Title: Nixon’s Quest for “Heart”: Tanya Savicheva, The Peacemaker Hero, and Sentimentality at the 1972 Republican National Convention

Speaker:  Dr. Brendon H. Bankey, The University of Texas at Austin

Time and Location:  Wednesday, February 28th, 3 – 4:30, CMA 5.136 (LBJ Room)

Speaker Bio:  Dr. Brendon H. Bankey is Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Communication Studies at The University of Texas at Austin.  He earned his Ph.D. at the University of Kansas, where he also coached the #1 overall ranked debate team and National Debate Tournament champions in 2018.  Since joining the faculty at UT, Dr. Bankey has served as the Director of Debate, Co-Director of the National Institute in Forensics, and Co-Director of the Longhorn Classic Speech and Debate Tournament.  His areas of research specialization include presidential campaigns, argumentation, reactionary rhetoric, and the rhetoric of science.



Start Date: February 28 @ 3:00pm

End Date: February 28 @ 4:30pm

Event Categories: Guest Speaker Panel Discussion

Location: CMA 5.136


Target audience: Faculty , Staff , Students