The Baker Orange

Speech choir program says “goodbye” after 16 years

Speech choir performs for the last time in a special service held in Baldwin First United Methodist Church. Professor of Communications and Director of Speech Choir Susan Emel brought speech choir alum to perform as a group.

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Staff Writer

April 23, 2020

COVID-19 has lead to many student lead organizations to operate solely online and resume in-person meetings in the fall semester. For Baker University speech choir, this change is bittersweet. 16 years of performances both inside and outside the classroom, speech choir will now have to conduct their...

Speech Choir builds public speakers

The students combine their groups and tell each other the odd foods that they used to eat, and still eat today.

Story by Spencer Brown, Assistant News Editor

November 12, 2017

Dressed from head to toe in black attire and holding notebooks full of scripts are only two of the descriptions needed to portray the members of the Baker University Speech Choir. This unique group of students from all different majors is entering its 14th year on campus this fall. “Speech choir is...