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CST 100: Principles of Public Speaking (Gower-Loudoun)

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Persuasive Speech Assignment



This research guide will connect you with information and resources for your CST 100 research project. Explore the tabs on the left to learn more about how and where to locate specific types of sources for your presentation.

 For detailed assignment information, please refer to your Canvas course or contact your professor.

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