Date: Saturday, October 15th
Format: In-Person Policy Debate Tournament
Competitive Debate Divisions:
Novice - Packet Restricted (for beginners)
Open - Unrestricted (for debaters in the second (or more) year of debate participation)
Special: Workshop for Newcoming Coaches & Debaters! (see below)
To register teams & judges for competition: http://dudl2.tabroom.com
Contact UDL.Detroit@gmail.com for questions, concerns, help w/ registration, etc.
AWARDS / RESULTS
1st Place - Cass Tech Damiah Moore & Symphony Zeigler
2nd Place - Cass Tech Demetrius Tyson & Serenity Moore
Top Speaker - Cass Tech Damiah Moore
2nd Speaker - Cass Tech Karli Bell
3rd Speaker - Cass Tech Serenity Moore
4th Speaker - U-Prep Sydney McNeil
5th Speaker - Cass Tech Demetrius Tyson
6th Speaker - Berkley Moe Svireff
7th Speaker - Symphony Zeigler
1st Place - UHSA Cedrick Coburn & Temilola Olorunsola
2nd Place - Padre Pio Balin Kimbrell & Alexander Fry
Top Speaker - Padre Pio Balin Kimbrell
2nd Speaker - Loyola Alexander Mayers
3rd Speaker - Loyola Darnyll Copeland
See Full Results HERE
October 15th Workshop for New Programs:
Who? Any newcomers to the DUDL - coaches or students
What? A debate workshop led by DUDL coaches
Why? To introduce new members of the community to the activity and the league
Where? Manoogian Hall, Wayne State University
When? October 15th - During DUDL #2
R1 - Intro to Debate & the DUDL
R2 - Watch a Demo Debate
R3 - Regroup to Discuss Demo Debate
To register for the workshop, please use this form. Thanks!
Please direct any questions or concerns to UDL.Detroit@gmail.com
2022-2023 DEBATE TOPIC
Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its security cooperation with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in one or more of the following areas: artificial intelligence, biotechnology, cybersecurity.
See our Summer Camp page for Topic Resources, like our topic lecture.
See our Evidence page for our Novice Evidence Packet + links to external resources.
DEBATE INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCES
See our Resources page for helpful handouts and videos for beginners to debate!