Voice and Presentation Skills
AUDIENCE: Faculty members and instructors have priority
The Teaching and Learning Centre offers workshops and programs for instructors and other SFU community members whose work involves lecturing or presenting. These practical and hands-on sessions will help you communicate effectively, connect with your class, and reduce vocal strain. Check the Dates and Registration tab for more information on individual workshops.
Sarah Louise Turner, the TLC's teaching enhancement specialist, is a well-known and much sought-after voice instructor. For several years she was the head of voice at the William Davis Centre for Performing Arts in Vancouver. She is currently resident vocal instructor for the Vancouver Film School and maintains a private practice. With a Master of Fine Arts from Indiana University, she brings her skills as an extremely accomplished performer to all of her work. Her experience as an actor includes work in Canada and throughout the United States, and she has earned numerous accolades, including a Jessie Richardson Award nomination and lead roles at Bard on the Beach, Stanley Theatre, Touchstone Theatre, Ruby Slippers, and many other venues.