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Lecture Focuses on Effective Communication

November 6, 2013 – The Knowledge is Power lecture series at Collin College will focus on effective communication for both listeners and speakers from 1-2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center.

“You Talking to Me?” will be presented by Diana Sage, professor of speech communication, and Dr. Salena Brody, professor of psychology. Professor Sage will speak about tailoring communication styles to fit different listeners and specific situations and Dr. Brody will explain how listening and learning go hand-in-hand and how to become more engaged in studies and life.

The Knowledge is Power lecture series pairs professors from different academic arenas into one discussion about a topic relevant in global current issues. The lecture is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Sukanya Subramanian at 972.377.1583 or

Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.