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Thursday December 19, 2019 12:15 PM
 
Toastmaster of the Day:
Ray E Smith
Introduces Timer.
Timer:
Willasue Susskind, DTM

Speaker:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Speaker:
Shelly Mannan
Speaker:
Penny Powell
Speaker:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
Speaker:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Speaker:
Leslie Rosen
Speaker:
Sylvia Delozier
Speaker:
Deborah Blum
Speaker:
Viorica Pop
Speaker:
Karina Chang
Backup Speaker:
Posted by Cynthia Cortes on December 17, 2019

Thursday January 9, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Deborah Blum
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
John Michael Clapp
Body Language Monitor:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Grammarian:
Sylvia Delozier
Timer:
Leslie Rosen
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Shelly Mannan
Speaker:
Elena Brouwer
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Clare Merlo
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Evaluator:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Audacious adj. Showing a willingness to take risks. “An audacious attack on the company.”

Posted by Admin on December 23, 2019

Thursday January 16, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Body Language Monitor:
Sylvia Delozier
Grammarian:
Leslie Rosen
Timer:
John Michael Clapp
Vote Counter:
Penny Powell
Table Topics Master:
Beth Stoller
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Shelly Mannan
Speaker:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Deborah Blum
Evaluator:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Ardent adj. Enthusiastic or passionate. “He is an ardent sports fan.”

Posted by Admin on July 16, 2019

Thursday January 23, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Body Language Monitor:
Deborah Blum
Grammarian:
Beth Stoller
Timer:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
Vote Counter:
Tali Batimoff (guest)
Table Topics Master:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Leslie Rosen
Speaker:
Penny Powell
Backup Speaker:
Deborah Blum
General Evaluator:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
John Michael Clapp
Evaluator:
Shelly Mannan
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Benign adj. Mild or favorable (result). Gentle, kind, good. “The results were benign and required no treatment.”

Posted by Admin on July 23, 2019

Thursday January 30, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Viorica Pop
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
TalĂ­ Batikoff (guest)
Body Language Monitor:
Beth Stoller
Grammarian:
John Michael Clapp
Timer:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Vote Counter:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
Table Topics Master:
Karina Chang
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Shelly Mannan
Speaker:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Leslie Rosen
Evaluator:
Penny Powell
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Accolade n. An expression of praise or admiration. An award or privilege granted; an acknowledgment of merit. “The scientist was given many accolades for his research.”

Posted by Admin on July 30, 2019

Thursday February 6, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Leslie Rosen
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Body Language Monitor:
John Michael Clapp
Grammarian:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Timer:
Karina Chang
Vote Counter:
Steven E. Naron
Table Topics Master:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Deborah Blum
Speaker:
Juan Rosero
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Viorica Pop
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Elena Brouwer
Evaluator:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Nascent adj. Recently coming into existence and beginning to display signs of future potential. Not yet fully developed; emerging. “The business remains nascent but very promising.”

Posted by Admin on August 6, 2019

Thursday February 13, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Body Language Monitor:
Grammarian:
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Speaker:
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Posted by Admin on August 13, 2019

Thursday February 20, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Steven E. Naron
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Elena Brouwer
Body Language Monitor:
Viorica Pop
Grammarian:
Shelly Mannan
Timer:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
Vote Counter:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Table Topics Master:
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Speaker:
John Michael Clapp
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Leslie Rosen
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Ray E Smith
Evaluator:
Karina Chang
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Mellifluous adj. Sweet or musical; pleasant to hear. “She had a mellifluous voice.”

Posted by Admin on August 21, 2019

Thursday February 27, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Karina Chang
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Body Language Monitor:
Alexander Posada
Grammarian:
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Ray E Smith
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Shelly Mannan
Speaker:
Steven E. Naron
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
John Michael Clapp
Evaluator:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Untenable adj. Not able to be maintained or defended against attack or objection. “She was in an untenable situation that was difficult to get out of.”

Posted by Admin on August 27, 2019

Thursday March 5, 2020 12:15 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
John Michael Clapp
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Fernanda Almada (guest)
Body Language Monitor:
Catherine Uden (guest)
Grammarian:
Timer:
Elena Brouwer
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Deborah Blum
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timer’s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Tali Battikof (guest)
Speaker:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Evaluator:
Leslie Rosen
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Conflate v. Combine two or more texts, ideas, etc. into one. “Their ideas were conflated in ways that were not helpful.”

Posted by Admin on September 5, 2019