MacGregor Smith Public Speaking Competition

Date(s) - 08/02/2024
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

ALES undergraduates are invited to participate in the annual MacGregor Smith Public Speaking Competition. The topic for this year’s competition is:

  • Which emerging technology do you believe will be widespread in your industry 10 years from now?

The top three student finalists will win a cash prize!

  • 1st place: $800
  • 2nd place: $500
  • 3rd place: $300

Register to compete by February 1.

The Macgregor Smith Public Speaking Competition was founded by Professor Jack MacGregor Smith, who was the first professor of agricultural engineering and was a polished and entertaining speaker. This annual competition is a long-standing tradition that has been hosted by the Agriculture Club since 1931.