Meetings/Practices – Week of September 28

Meetings and practices are scheduled for new and prospective member so the Debate Union, as well as for returning students. 

Zoom Link for Meetings

Topic: CCDU Meetings
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Meeting ID: 892 8601 7753
Passcode: 7A1zGV

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 29
4:30-5:20 PM – Debate Union Argumentation Session – Counterplanning
7-30-8:30 PM – Presidential DebateWatch (no BP practice today)

Wednesday, September 30
12:00-1:00 PM – Prep for Electoral College Public Debate
4:30-5:20 – Debate Union Argumentation Session (repeat of Tuesday, September 22)
6:15-8 PM – BP Debate practice (open to any student)

Friday, October 2 – CCDU Seminar
12-1:15 PM – Introduction to SJD debating and prep for upcoming SJD tournaments (format and speaker responsibilities, primary argumentation, and refutation) – Topic for 2020-21 SJD tournaments – Social Justice Movements should make police abolition their top priority.
1:30-2:20 PM – Debate Union Argumentation Session – Counterplanning
2:30-3:30 PM – Debate Union Argumentation Session – Detailed options for all BP speaker positions
3:30-4:30 PM – Prep for Abolish the Electoral College debate



Congratulations – Asante Africa/Accelerated Learning in the Classroom Program

Congratulations to the Asante Africa Foundation, a non-profit educational organization working with teachers and students in rural Tanzania and Kenya. The organization uses the Debate Union’s Public Debate Program to accelerate critical-thinking and problem-solving skills in the classroom. More than 45,000 students and hundreds of teachers have participated in programming.