National High School Urban Debate League Champion Crowned at Loyola University Chicago

Chicago Tribune

Loyola University Chicago’s Debating Society welcomed 84 debaters from 22 cities throughout the United States April 21 – 23 seeking to be crowned the Urban Debate League champions. Each two person team earned entry into the tournament through their city championship debates. The event was the culmination of a year’s work on the topic: “Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its economic and/or diplomatic engagement with the People’s Republic of China.”

Each team participated in six preliminary debates from … Continue reading at the Chicago Tribune