Ajay Jay - Public Speaking State Champion

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Congratulations to Ajay Jay (Year 9) who was vicotrious at the recent Rostrum ‘Voice of Youth’ Public Speaking State Finals, held at St Kevin’s College Toorak on 21st June 2015.

Marymede Catholic College had two participants in the State Finals - Ajay, and Olivia Hughes (Year 11). Ajay spoke on the topic of ‘People Power’ and also presented a three-minute impromptu speech resulting in overall victory in the Junior Section.

Ajay will now compete in the Rostrum 'Voice of Youth' Public Speaking National Finals to be held in Sydney from July 24-26 as Victoria’s representative in the Junior Section.

He will present his speech in New South Wales Parliament and attend a formal reception with the Governor of New South Wales as well as touring Sydney and its surrounding areas with his fellow finalists!

Marymede Catholic College would like to congratulate Ajay and wish him the best of luck for the upcoming National Finals.