UW-Whitewater Speakers Bureau Speakers

Would you like to learn more about some of our speakers?  A few of our speakers, along with their areas of expertise and links to videos of speeches they have given recently, are listed below. This is just a small sample of the many faculty and staff who may be able to speak to your group. If you don’t see your desired topic or speaker listed below, contact us and we’ll help you find the right speaker for your group or event.

 

Eric Compas

Eric Compas

Associate Professor, Geography

Areas of Expertise: Conservation in Wisconsin, National Parks and Private Land Protection, Conservation and Politics, Climate Change Politics, GIS and Mapping, Drones and Unmanned Aerial Systems

Sample Speeches :

Politicians for the Planet? Searching for Sustainability in the 2012 Elections


Jane Gottlick

Jane Gottlick

Lecturer, Political Science

Areas of Expertise: International Relations, Comparative Politics, United Nations, Russia

Sample Speeches :

Challenges to the Democracies of Great Britain, India, and Nigeria

 


Anthony Gulig

Anthony Gulig

Associate Professor and Chair, History

Areas of Expertise: American Indian Law, Canadian history, environmental history, Indian land claims, treaty rights

 

 

 


Dick Haven

Dick Haven

Professor Emeritus, Communication

Areas of Expertise: Great American Speeches of the 20th Century, American Political Discourse, American Public Address

Sample Speeches :

Reinventing America: Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address

With Malice Toward None: Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

American Political Discourse since 1983


Kim Hixson

Kim Hixson

Associate Professor, Communication

Areas of Expertise: Advertising, Integrated Marketing Systems, State and Local Government, Political Campaigns, Sport Promotions

Sample Speeches :

A Daisy, A Bear, and Nothing But Laughter: Television Advertising in Presidential Campaigns


Susan Johnson

Susan Johnson

Associate Professor, Political Science and Assistant Dean, Student Success

Areas of Expertise: US Elections, American Presidency, Wisconsin Elections

Sample Speeches :

How Dysfunctional Became the Way our Government Functions?

The Road to the Whitehouse: The Path from Iowa to Florida and Everything In Between


Molly Patterson

Molly Patterson

Assistant Professor, History

Areas of Expertise: Middle Eastern History, Islamic History, Pre-Modern History of the Arabian Gulf

Sample Speeches :

The Arab Spring: Democracy and Social Protest in the Middle East


Carol Scovotti

Carol Scovotti

Associate Professor, Marketing

Areas of Expertise: Marketing Strategy, International Marketing, Multicultural Virtual Teamwork

Sample Speeches :

The Commercialization of the Internet: Millions of Islands Become a Continent


Peter Wagner

Peter Wagner

Associate Professor, Political Science

Areas of Expertise: International Politics, Foreign Policy, European Politics, European Union, Transatlantic Relations (United States and Germany)

Sample Speeches :

Democracy in Retreat? The Challenge of Democracy After the Third Wave

The Fall of Communism and the Creation of a New World Order


 

 

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