Archive forApril, 2011
April 22, 2011 | Leave a Comment
Check out the April 2011 KCCounselor story about the DKC City Championship sponsored by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Young Lawyers Sections (KMCBA YLS). This marks the third year the KCMBA YLS has sponsored the City Champs and their support has given nearly 600 students the opportunity to debate, leading to over 4,000 debate speeches. Additionally, the [...]
The National Association for Urban Debate Leagues is providing scholarships for summer debate camp. The Vincent J. Binder Urban Debate Scholars Award (learn more by clicking the link) provides financial assistance for Urban Debate League students to attend summer debate institutes. Scholarship dollars may be used for institute tuition, as well as travel costs and a small stipend [...]
Four Lincoln College Preparatory Academy sophomores excelled at the Urban Debate Nationals in New York City with a combined 7-3 preliminary record. The duo of Corey Fisher and Anya Doynov advanced to elimination debates and were awarded octo-finalists. Corey Fisher also earned the 20th speaker award. The team of Jared Freemon and Riley Kelly had a winning preliminary record and narrowly missed [...]
Check out the following NBC News story about Lincoln Prep debaters preparing the Urban Debate National Championship. The two teams attending are: Corey Fisher & Anya Doynov and Riley Kelly & Jared Freeman.
From the ESU Bulletin March 31, 2011 Emporia State debators take care of ‘bizness’ LaToya Williams-Green, senior communications major, is the first African-American woman on Emporia State’s debate team in the history of the university. She and her partner, Ryan Wash, junior communications major, are also the very first African American duo in ESU debate. [...]