Date: Saturday, November 19th
Format: In-Person Policy Debate Tournament
Competitive Debate Divisions:
Novice - Packet Restricted (for beginners)
Note: Wave 2 of the Novice Evidence Packet is Available beginning in November / DUDL3
Open - Unrestricted (for debaters in the second (or more) year of debate participation)
To register teams & judges for competition: http://dudl3.tabroom.com
Contact UDL.Detroit@gmail.com for questions, concerns, help w/ registration, etc.
AWARDS / RESULTS
MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUND ROBIN
1st Place: Emerson -- Jeremiah Brown and Dimitri Williams
Top Speaker: Emerson -- Dimitri Williams
1st Place - Cass Tech -- Damiah Moore
2nd Place - Cass Tech -- Alyssa Washington and Iyania Matteini
Top Speaker - Cass Tech -- Paris Jackson
2nd Speaker - Cass Tech -- Damiah Moore
3rd Speaker - U-Prep -- Mekhia Knighten
4th Speaker - Cass Tech -- Damarius Cantie
5th Speaker - U-Prep -- Somone Morris
6th Speaker - Cass Tech -- Saniah Holloway
7th Speaker - Cass Tech -- Alyssa Washington
1st Place - Padre Pio -- Balin Kimbrell & Katie Kastelic
2nd Place - UHSA -- Natalie White
Top Speaker - UHSA -- Natalie White
2nd Speaker - Cass Tech -- Lauren Hatten
3rd Speaker - Loyola -- Darnyll Copeland
4th Speaker - Berkley -- Ava Cohen
5th Speaker - Cass Tech -- Laila Crawley
See Full Results HERE
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!