Western Kentucky University

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

 

Speakers Bureau

The Speakers Bureau is a list WKU faculty, staff, and community leaders willing to speak or deliver a presentation on the topics listed below. We believe compiling a list of willing speakers to present on topics of interest will be beneficial to ongoing campus and community partnerships. The list of Speakers for the Speakers Bureau is kept in-house and used when someone contacts us. If you are interested in obtaining a speaker on any of the below topics, please contact the ALIVE Center at 270-782-0082.

 

Adult Learning

Advertising

African American Issues

Alternatively Prepared Teachers

An Impossible Problem (Or Is It?)

Animal Behavior

Animal Skeletons

Arsenic Remediation of Drinking Water

Assessment

Autism

Beginning Genealogy Care

Biochemistry

Biopharmaceuticals

Biotechnology

Blogging

Bloom’s Taxonomy

Board of Directors Development

Branding

Building a Disaster kit

Building a Wardrobe that Compliments your Body Type

Bycling: Helping to make Bowling Green a Bicycle Friendly Community

Campaign Management

Campus Sustainability (WKU or general)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Caregiving for Aged Family Members

Caves

Children and Obesity

Children's Graphic Novels (Elementary)

Cholesterol

Citizenship

Climate Change

Collection Weeding and Renewal

Communication

Community Involvement

Community Resources

Conflict Management

Conservation

Contemporary Literature

Cooking

Coordinating Volunteers

Copyright and Schools

Corporate Finance

Corporate Wellness

Costume or Textile Design

Courage to Lead

Courage to Teach

Court System

Creative Writing (Fiction, Memoir, Poetry)

Creative Writing especially Fiction, Popular or Genre Fiction

Crisis Management

Current Events

Customer Service

Decision Making

Decorative Arts

Developing a TGIM Workplace ( Thank God It's Monday! )

Developing High Performing Leaders

Development

Diabetes

Digital, High Definition, etc… Purchasing a New TV

Disabilities

Disaster Preparedness

Disease Management

Distance Education

Diversity (including Diversity in Management Training)

Diversity Training

Domestic Violence

Drama - Monologues (Solo Acting) and Participatory "Readers" Theater for Groups

Drama for Kids- Creating Movement, Skits, Creating a "Live" Story from a Favorite Short Story Book, Puppets and More

Dressing for Interviews

Ebooks (General Overview) Ebooks for Elementary Schools (Free and Subscription Services)

Educational Leadership

Effective Writing Strategies

Election Analysis

Electoral Behavior

Emotional Intelligence

Energy

Entrepreneurship

Environmental and Human Health Protection

Environmental Change

Environmental Ethics

Environmental Leadership

Environmental Policy

Environmental Science

Ethics

Etiquette/Business Etiquette

Evolution

Exceptional Education

Experiential Learning

Financial Planning

First Amendment Issues

Fish and Fishing

Foreign Affairs

Fundraising

Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences

Gatton Academy

Genealogy Basics

General Purpose Math Talks

Geography

Geology

Geopolitics

Getting Over Your Fear of Mathematics

Globalization

Graduate School

Grant Writing for Teachers and Media Specialists

Green Living

Health Promotion

Health, Wellness, Fitness

Healthy Eating

Heart Disease

Historic Clothing

Historical Fashion

History of Poetry/English Literature

History of Radio & TV

History of Rock and Roll, Women's History, Native American History, Colonialism

History: Colonialism

History: Native American History

History: Rock and Roll

History: Women's History

Hollywood Past and Present

Home Archives Basics

Home Economics (Personal Sustainability)

Homelessness

HOTEL INC

Human Resources

Humanities

I am the "I" in Team

Identification of Family Photographs

Immigration & Refugee

Indoor Air Quality

Inspirational Speeches Suitable for Ceremonies.. Such as Graduations

International Media Relations

International Service Learning

Investments

It's All about Leadership

Journalism

Juvenile Delinquency

Kentucky Barbecue

Kentucky Lliterature/Writers

Latin America

Leadership

Leadership Topics

Lean

Lean Accounting

Lean Thinking

LEED

Library Remodeling and New Construction

Literature of Sustainability

Litter

Long Range Planning for Media Program Development

Long Term Care Ombudsman Program

Long Term Care Options

Making a Difference

Management of Technology

Margaret Thatcher's and Ronald Reagan's Political Rhetoric

Marketing

Mass Media Law

Media

Media Relations

Mentorship

Mercury Bioaccumulation in Bat Populations

Methods for Teaching Adults

Minority Politics

Models

Motivation

Motivational Speaker

Music (solo, as well as sing-a-longs, and playing guitar)

New Trends in World Cinema

News Media

Newton's Method for Finding Beautiful Mathematics

Nonprofit Communication

Nursing Home Qquality

Nutrition

Oceanography

Online learning

Oral History--Have Compiled 23 Issues of the Student-Written Oral History Publication Broomsedge Chronciles.

Organizational Communication

Organizational Culture

Organizational Identification

Parent Consulting

Parenting

Parking

Pediatrics

Personal Health

Personality

Planning Events on Campus

Planning for On-Going Internet Safety Training

Planning for Technology Integration in the Elementary Classroom

Poetry

Political Philosophy of the American Declaration of Independence

Problem Solving

Productivity Improvement

Professional and Business Etiquette

Professional Ethics

Professional/Appropriate Dressing in the Workplace

Proteins

Public Broadcasting

Public Health

Public Transit

Publishing

Qualitative Research Methods

Radio & TV History

Radon

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: History of the L & N Railroad

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: Railroad's Impact on the Civil War

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: Railroads & The African-American Experience

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: Riding the Rails: The Hobo's Life

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: Beauty of the Railroad: Depot Architecture

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: Home on the Rails: The Rise of Domesticity

Rail Transportation in Kentucky: Mail by Rail: The Story of the Railroad Post Office Car

Recruitment/Retention

Relaxation Technique

Religion

Research at KYLM & University Archives

Retailing

Risk of Osteoporosis

Ronald Reagan and the Reagan Presidency

Sales

Salutogenics

Science and Mathematics Education

Secondhand Smoke issues

Service Leadership

Service Learning

Sexual Health (STI)

Shakespeare

Six Sigma

Small Business

Small Group Communication

Social Intelligence

Social Justice

Social Networks: Benefits and Risks of Social Networking

Social Networks: Nature of the Digital Generation

Social Networks: What to Look for with Regard to Teen Use of These

Social Networks:Pros and Cons of Social Networks

Solid Waste management

Solving Problems-Dealing with Change

Sound Approach to Fourier Transforms: Using Music to Teach Trigonometry

Sports Journalism

Sports Marketing

Sports Media

Sports-Related Issues

Starting the Converstation

State and/or Regional News

Statistical Process Control, Quality Management, Critical Chain Project Management

Stem Cell Transplants (Served as Donor for Brother with Leukemia)

Stock Market

Strengths: Finding yours and the Importance of Doing So

Stress and School Media Specialists

Stress Management

Supply Chains

Sustainability

Sustainability: Local Food

Sustainability: Carbon Footprinting

Sustainability: Recycling

Sustainability: Ecosystem Services

Systems Thinking

Teacher Residency Programs

Team Building

Team Dynamics

Teamwork

Technology of Television

Technology with Adults

The Birthday Be

Theories

Theory of Constraints

Thinking Citically About Movies

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Three Mistakes Caregivers Make

Time and Stress Management

Time Managment

Training Highly Qualified Teachers

Trash to Treasures" (Craft Items for Kids made from Recyled/Recyleable Materials)

Troubled Youth

TV & Radio History

Understanding Religion in a Global Society

Understanding the News as it Relates to Religion

US Economy, Federal Government Finances, Commonwealth of Ky Finances, Economics, the World Economy, International Trade, Capitalism, etc.

Useful (and Visual) Application of Algebra and Trigonometry

Veterans Upward Bound, Federal TRIO Programs, A Layman's Understanding of the Symptoms of PTSD/Traumatic Brain Injury

Volunteerism

Weight Loss

Wellness Through Simple Exercise" [I'm a Former Body Recall Instructor & DPE instructor (BGCC)]

What Dimension Is This

What Makes a "Great" Film Great?

WKU Doctoral Program

WKU History

WKU Sustainability Efforts

Women and Heart Disease

Women and Politics

Women's Body Issues

Working with Non-traditional Students

Working with the Media

Workplace Giving

Workshops in Education

Writing for Radio and TV

 

**The WKU ALIVE Center serves as an intermediary for the speaker’s bureau and does not have firsthand knowledge of the quality or content of speakers’ presentations.**

 Last Modified 7/22/13