CLAREMONT COLLEGES DEBATE UNION
2020-21 (Version July 15)
Most events are not confirmed as colleges and universities adjust schedule to the pandemic. The comprehensive calendar should be available by September 1.
• Events include the following formats: BP (British Parliamentary), SJD (Social Justice Debates), L/D (Lafayette Debates), PDP (Public Debate Program), APDA (American Parliamentary Debate Association), Schuman Challenge, SPJ (Society of Professional Journalists), IHL (International Humanitarian Law).
• All events are in English, except for select competitions with Spanish language divisions.
• Conferences featuring paper, panel, multimedia, and other competitions, if available, are also included here.
• All members of the Debate Union are required to attend and support debate outreach, including the PDP outreach championships, scheduled for Spring 2021.
12 Middle School Public Debate Program Institute Tournament (Claremont Colleges – Outreach, PDP format)
13 High School Public Debate Program Institute Tournament (Claremont Colleges – Outreach, PDP format)
3-5 Hobart and William Smith Colleges (replacement for Spring 2020 US BP National Championship)
10-11 International Humanitarian Law (Claremont Colleges – Social Justice format)
10-11 Lewis and Clark College (BP)
6-8 University of Vermont (BP)
5-6 Seattle University (BP)
16-17 Morehouse College (SJD)
30-31 Public Debate Program Championship (Claremont Colleges)
24 MSPDP Regional Championship, Mt. San Antonio College (PDP)
25 MSPDP National Championship, Mt. San Antonio College (PDP)