Stephen Collie

Communication Studies, Foreign Languages, and Performing Arts Department
College of Arts, Communications, Humanities and Social Sciences

Office: 74D Harvey Hall
Phone: 715-232-1613
Email: collies@uwstout.du

Teaching Interests: Primary: Discussion/Small Group Communication Fundamentals of Speech Communication - Units in: Interpersonal, Discussion/Small Groups, and Public Speaking Introduction to Rhetorical Studies Forensics/Competitive Speech (Debate, Public Address, Oral Interpretation) Interviewing Public Speaking Secondary: Classical Rhetoric Nonverbal Communication Interpersonal Communication Political Communication Introduction to Theatre Mass Media

Education

    • MS Speech Communication
      Illinois State University
      Normal, IL, United States, 1978
    • BS Speech Communication
      Illinois State University
      Normal, IL, United States, 1977
    • AA General Studies
      College of DuPage
      Glen Ellyn, IL, United States, 1973

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Lecturer/Assistant Director of Forensics
        2001 - 2004
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Lecturer/Assistant Director of Forensics
        2001 - 2004
      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Lecturer/Assistant Director of Forensics
        1999 - 2001
      • Winona State University
        Assistant Professor/Director of Forensics
        1989 - 1999
      • St. Olaf College
        Instructor/Assistant Director of Forensics
        1985 - 1989
      • Bradley University
        Instructor/Assistant Director of Forensics
        1980 - 1981
      • Illinois State University
        Instructor/Forensics Coach, Half-time
        1979 - 1980
      • Lincoln (2-year) College
        Instructor/Forensics Coach, Half-time
        1979 - 1980
      • Richland Community College
        Instructor/Assistant Director of Forensics
        1978 - 1979
      • Illinois State University
        Forensics Graduate Assistant
        1977 - 1978
      • Illinois State University
        Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
        1977

    Industry

      • Iowa State University
        Instructor/Co-Director of Individual Events
        1981 - 1985

      • Primarily Acting
        1969 - 1985

Presentations

    Paper

    • Collie, S. (2002). Extemporaneous Speaking in College Forensics: Trends, philosophies and models. National Communication Association,
    • Collie, S. (1995). Structuring diversity in the Interviewing course: In-class activities & assignments. Communication and Theatre Association of Minnesota,
    • Collie, S. (1991). Five Best Tips in Teaching Interviewing. Communication and Theatre Association of Minnesota Convention,
    • Collie, S. (1991). Pilot Survey and Case Studies regarding Perceptions of Female Forensic Coaches held by their Male Colleagues. Speech Communication Association Convention,
    • Collie, S. (1989). The use of Popular Films in the Small Group Communication Classroom. Speech Association of Minnesota Convention,
    • Collie, S. (1989). Direction and Trends in Competitive Rhetorical Criticism. Speech Communication Association Convention,

    Panel Respondent

    • Collie, S. (1997). Rethinking methodology in competitive criticism: Is it time to consider a paradigm shift?. National Communication Association,

    Panelist

    • Collie, S. (1996). The value and utility of forensics peer coaching. Communication and Theatre Association of Minnesota,
    • Collie, S. (1995). The use of manuscripts in individual events. Speech Communication Association,

    Respondent

    • Collie, S. (1996). Competitive persuasion and the general trend toward event standardization. Speech Communication Association,

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • Collie, S. Talent Grant. Sponsored by Illinois State University (Funded).

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • AFA Distinguished Service Award, (2000)
    • Co-Recipient with Susan Collie - Mankato State University Designated 1998 Team Quality Award, (1998)
    • Grace Walsh Award for 'Excellence and Dedication to Forensics', University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (1988)

    Honor

    • Pi Kappa Delta National Certificate of Appreciation, (1999)
    • Pi Kappa Delta National Certificate of Appreciation, (1997)
    • Pi Kappa Delta National Certificate of Appreciation, (1995)
    • Nominated for "Who's Who in American Colleges & Universities", (1989)
    • Selected for "Who's Who in American Junior Colleges", (1973)

Professional Memberships

  • National Communication Association (formerly SCA)
  • Pi Kappa Delta
  • National Forensics Association (NFA)
  • Communication and Theatre Association of Minnesota
  • Minnesota Collegiate Forensics Association
  • Mid-America Forensics League
  • Iowa Communication Association
  • Iowa Intercollegiate Forensics Association
  • National Junior College Speech Association (Phi Rho Pi)

Service

    Professional

    • Participant in or Director/Sponsor of, College of DuPage, Illinois State University, Iowa State University, St. Olaf College and Winona State University (1971 - Present)
    • Governor, Pi Kappa Delta (2004 - 2006)
    • Co-host, Wisconsin Intercollegiate State Forensic Tournament (2004)
    • Co-Director, UW-Stout Invitational (2001 - 2004)
    • Committee Member, American Forensic Association/National Individual Events Tournament (AFA) District IV Committee (1999 - 2001)
    • Staff, AFA Region IV Districts (2000)
    • Director, Pi Kappa Delta Provincial Tournament (2000)
    • Director, UW-Stout half of “Love Fest” Swing (2000)
    • Host, Wisconsin Intercollegiate State Forensic Tournament (2000)
    • Director, UW-Stout Invitational (1999 - 2000)
    • Governor, Pi Kappa Delta (1996 - 2000)
    • Staff, PKD Nationals (1999)
    • Staff, Winona State University, Sugar Loaf Classic (1999)
    • Committee Member, National Forensics Association (NFA) Elections Committee (1998 - 1999)
    • Director, Pi Kappa Delta Provincial Tournament (1998)
    • Host/Co-director, Winona State University, Sugar Loaf Classic (1989 - 1998)
    • Committee Member, National Forensics Association (NFA) Elections Committee (1996 - 1997)
    • Committee Member, National Forensics Association (NFA) Topics Committee (1995 - 1996)
    • Lieutenant-Governor, Pi Kappa Delta (1992 - 1996)
    • Committee Member, American Forensic Association/National Individual Events Tournament (AFA) District IV Committee (1983 - 1995)
    • National Secretary/Treasurer, National Forensics Association (NFA) (1992 - 1994)
    • Committee Member, American Forensic Association/National Individual Events Tournament (AFA) Topics Committees (1990 - 1994)
    • Staff, NFA Nationals (1990 - 1994)
    • Staff, AFA Region IV Districts (1984 - 1994)
    • Secretary-Treasurer, Pi Kappa Delta (1987 - 1993)
    • Co-Host/Staff, MAFL Invitationals (1989)
    • Committee Chair, Mid-America Forensics League Topics Committee (1989)
    • Recording Secretary, American Forensic Association/National Individual Events Tournament (AFA) (1988 - 1989)
    • Committee Chair, American Forensic Association/National Individual Events Tournament (AFA) Topics Committee (1987 - 1989)
    • Co-Director, Collegiate (1987 - 1989)
    • National Resolutions Committee and Tournament Staff member, Pi Kappa Delta (1987)
    • Staff, PKD Nationals (1987)
    • Co-Director, St. Olaf, High School (1987)
    • Secretary-Treasurer, Pi Kappa Delta (1986 - 1987)
    • Director, St. Olaf College Collegiate and High School (1986)
    • Officer, Vice President, Mid-America Forensics League (1985 - 1986)
    • Co-Host/Staff, MAFL Invitationals (1983 - 1986)
    • Co-Director, Iowa Intercollegiate Forensics Association (1985)
    • Committee Member, American Forensic Association/National Individual Events Tournament (AFA) Ethics Committee (1984 - 1985)
    • Secretary/President Elect, Iowa Intercollegiate Forensics Association (1984 - 1985)
    • Assistant Director, High School Forensics Workshops; Iowa State University (1982 - 1985)
    • Co-Director, Iowa State University (1981 - 1985)
    • Co-Host/Staff, Iowa Intercollegiate State (1984)
    • Mid-America Forensics League (1983)
    • Assistant Director/Director of Public Address, High School Forensics Workshops; Bradley University (1981)
    • Co-Host/Staff, Illinois Intercollegiate State (1981)
    • Co-Director, Bradley University (1980)
    • Illinois State University Staff Member (Public Address), High School Forensics Workshops (1980)
    • Staff, Eight College and High School Invitationals (Forensics Tournament) (1979 - 1980)
    • Staff, AFA/NIET (Nationals) (1978)
    • Illinois State University Staff Member (Public Address), High School Forensics Workshops (1977 - 1978)
    • Staff, Eight College and High School Invitationals (Forensics Tournament) (1975 - 1977)
    • Regional Student Representative, National Junior College Speech Association (Phi Rho Pi) (1972 - 1973)

    Community

    • Committee Member, Menomonie Middle and High School PTAs (2002 - 2004)
    • Committee Member, Principal's (Winona High School) Ad Hoc Committee on graduation standards (1998 - 2002)
    • Committee Member, Winona High School PTA (1998 - 2002)
    • Committee Member, Winona Middle School PTA (1995 - 2002)
    • Committee Member, Goodview Elementary School PTA (1989 - 2002)